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Table 23. All Stages of Syphilis* - Reported Cases and Rates in Selected Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2005-2009

MSAs Cases Rates per 100,000 Population
2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 1,626 1,641 1,904 2,243 2,187 33.1 31.9 36.1 41.7 40.7
Austin-Round Rock, TX 193 212 234 344 352 13.3 14.0 14.6 20.8 21.3
Baltimore-Towson, MD 679 642 650 685 567 25.6 24.1 24.4 25.7 21.3
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 243 561 483 504 412 22.3 51.0 43.6 45.1 36.9
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA-NH 339 329 324 383 411 7.7 7.4 7.2 8.5 9.1
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Tonawanda, NY 14 42 28 20 40 1.2 3.7 2.5 1.8 3.6
Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC 235 303 301 224 345 15.4 19.1 18.2 13.2 20.3
Chicago-Naperville-Joliet, IL-IN-WI 1,541 1,386 1,116 1,452 1,797 16.3 14.6 11.7 15.2 18.8
Cincinnati-Middletown, OH-KY-IN 55 58 77 105 226 2.7 2.8 3.6 4.9 10.5
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, OH 52 53 83 127 170 2.4 2.5 4.0 6.1 8.1
Columbus, OH 227 229 222 311 252 13.3 13.3 12.7 17.5 14.2
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 1,495 1,678 1,643 1,780 2,146 25.7 27.9 26.7 28.3 34.1
Denver-Aurora, CO 111 141 120 269 223 4.7 5.9 4.9 10.7 8.9
Detroit-Warren-Livonia, MI 390 284 339 304 411 8.7 6.4 7.6 6.9 9.3
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 57 65 51 71 67 4.8 5.5 4.3 6.0 5.6
Houston-Baytown-Sugar Land, TX 1,188 1,570 2,048 2,088 2,038 22.5 28.3 36.4 36.5 35.6
Indianapolis, IN 134 121 95 189 156 8.2 7.3 5.6 11.0 9.1
Jacksonville, FL 151 165 198 308 235 12.1 12.9 15.2 23.5 17.9
Kansas City, MO-KS 193 228 268 237 220 9.9 11.6 13.5 11.8 11.0
Las Vegas-Paradise, NV 300 355 364 299 273 17.5 20.0 19.8 16.0 14.6
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, CA 3,159 3,594 3,581 3,572 3,278 24.4 27.8 27.8 27.7 25.5
Louisville, KY-IN 102 101 77 91 123 8.4 8.3 6.2 7.3 9.9
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 585 612 761 748 777 46.4 48.0 59.4 58.2 60.4
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Miami Beach, FL 1,444 1,455 1,863 2,408 1,972 26.6 26.6 34.4 44.5 36.4
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 77 100 127 138 117 5.1 6.6 8.2 8.9 7.6
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 187 161 170 223 182 6.0 5.1 5.3 6.9 5.6
Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro, TN 189 194 240 277 302 13.3 13.3 15.8 17.9 19.5
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, LA 350 352 560 491 462 26.5 34.4 54.3 43.3 40.7
New York-Newark-Edison, NY-NJ-PA 4,318 4,924 5,503 6,097 5,087 23.0 26.2 29.2 32.1 26.8
Oklahoma City, OK 87 116 114 161 210 7.5 9.9 9.6 13.3 17.4
Orlando, FL 413 403 583 460 408 21.4 20.3 28.7 22.4 19.9
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 583 773 778 812 959 10.0 13.3 13.3 13.9 16.4
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 595 757 866 857 682 15.4 18.7 20.7 20.0 15.9
Pittsburgh, PA 112 152 122 98 70 4.7 6.4 5.2 4.2 3.0
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA 94 74 51 64 114 4.5 3.5 2.3 2.9 5.2
Providence-New Bedford-Fall River, RI-MA 75 92 100 71 76 4.6 5.7 6.2 4.4 4.8
Richmond, VA 87 106 129 226 207 7.4 8.9 10.6 18.4 16.9
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 399 376 340 452 416 10.2 9.3 8.3 11.0 10.1
Rochester, NY 36 90 76 51 52 3.5 8.7 7.4 4.9 5.0
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, CA 39 136 117 243 212 1.9 6.6 5.6 11.5 10.0
Salt Lake City, UT 35 41 35 35 40 3.4 3.8 3.2 3.1 3.6
San Antonio, TX 458 473 420 598 739 24.2 24.4 21.1 29.4 36.4
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA 448 572 788 828 493 15.3 19.4 26.5 27.6 16.4
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, CA 719 741 783 1,044 932 17.3 17.7 18.6 24.4 21.8
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 121 94 159 156 141 6.9 5.3 8.8 8.6 7.8
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 285 356 309 359 256 8.9 10.9 9.3 10.7 7.7
St. Louis, MO-IL 173 186 252 322 294 6.2 6.7 9.0 11.4 10.4
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 326 428 612 680 631 12.3 15.9 22.5 24.9 23.1
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 246 245 232 248 236 14.9 14.9 14.0 15.0 14.2
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 894 928 1,163 956 1,004 17.1 17.5 21.9 17.8 18.7
U.S. MSAs TOTAL 25,859 28,695 31,459 34,709 33,000 16.2 17.8 19.3 21.1 20.1

See Syphilis Morbidity Reporting, for definition in the Appendix.

† MSAs were selected on the basis of the largest population in the 2000 U.S. Census.

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