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Table 31. Primary and secondary syphilis — Counties and independent cities* ranked by number of reported cases: United States, 2007


Rank† County/
Independent City
Cases Rate per
100,000 Population
Cumulative
Percent
1 Los Angeles County, CA 919 9.2 8
2 Harris County, TX 454 11.7 11
3 New York County, NY 394 24.4 15
4 Cook County, IL 391 7.4 18
5 San Diego County, CA 347 11.8 21
6 Fulton County, GA 293 30.5 24
7 Kings County, NY 255 10.2 26
8 Miami-Dade County, FL 210 8.7 28
9 San Francisco County, CA 202 27.1 30
10 Shelby County, TN 191 21.0 31
11 Maricopa County, AZ 190 5.0 33
12 Washington, D.C. 178 30.6 35
13 Broward County, FL 178 10.0 36
14 Jefferson County, AL 166 25.3 38
15 Bexar County, TX 155 10.0 39
16 Dallas County, TX 152 6.5 40
17 DeKalb County, GA 142 19.6 42
18 Orange County, CA 142 4.7 43
19 Baltimore (City), MD 140 22.2 44
20 Queens County, NY 138 6.1 45
21 Philadelphia County, PA 136 9.4 46
22 Orange County, FL 119 11.4 47
23 Orleans County, LA 117 52.4 48
24 Bronx County, NY 116 8.5 49
25 Hillsborough County, FL 115 9.9 50
26 King County, WA 112 6.1 51
27 Jackson County, MO 107 16.1 52
28 Madison County, AL 104 34.2 53
29 Clark County, NV 102 5.7 54
30 Prince George’s County, MD 94 11.2 55
31 Mecklenburg County, NC 93 11.2 56
32 Tarrant County, TX 87 5.2 57
33 Wayne County, MI 85 4.3 57
34 Riverside County, CA 80 3.9 58
35 Pima County, AZ 78 8.2 59
36 Suffolk County, MA 73 10.6 59
37 Pinellas County, FL 72 7.8 60
38 East Baton Rouge County, LA 70 16.3 61
39 Davidson County, TN 70 12.1 61
40 Franklin County, OH 68 6.2 62
41 Travis County, TX 67 7.3 62
42 Essex County, NJ 64 8.1 63
43 Sacramento County, CA 59 4.3 63
44 Cobb County, GA 57 8.4 64
45 Lafayette County, LA 56 27.6 64
46 Santa Clara County, CA 55 3.2 65
47 Allegheny County, PA 54 4.4 65
48 St Louis (City), MO 51 14.7 66
49 Hudson County, NJ 49 8.2 66
50 Milwaukee County, WI 49 5.4 67
51 Alameda County, CA 49 3.4 67
52 Gwinnett County, GA 46 6.1 67
53 Tangipahoa County, LA 42 37.1 68
54 Hennepin County, MN 41 3.7 68
55 Duval County, FL 40 4.8 69
56 Jefferson County, TX 39 16.0 69
57 Knox County, TN 39 9.5 69
58 Clayton County, GA 37 13.6 70
59 Jefferson County, LA 36 8.3 70
60 Pulaski County, AR 35 9.5 70
61 St. Louis County, MO 35 3.5 70

*Accounting for 70% of reported primary and secondary syphilis cases.

†Counties and independent cities were ranked in descending order by number of cases reported in 2007.

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