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Table 33. Primary and Secondary Syphilis - Reported Cases and Rates in Counties and Independent Cities* Ranked by Number of Reported Cases, United States, 2012


Rank County/Independent City Cases Rate per 100,000 Population Cumulative Percentage
1Los Angeles County, CA 943 9.5 6
2Cook County, IL 679 13.0 10
3San Francisco County, CA 496 61.0 13
4Harris County, TX 489 11.7 16
5Fulton County, GA 394 41.5 19
6New York County, NY 378 23.6 21
7Miami-Dade County, FL 346 13.5 23
8San Diego County, CA 331 10.5 25
9Bexar County, TX 321 18.3 27
10Broward County, FL 281 15.8 29
11Philadelphia County, PA 269 17.5 31
12Kings County, NY 267 10.5 33
13Baltimore (City), MD 251 40.5 34
14King County, WA 213 10.8 36
15Dallas County, TX 189 7.8 37
16Bronx County, NY 178 12.8 38
17Wayne County, MI 171 9.5 39
18DeKalb County, GA 167 23.9 40
19Washington, D.C. 165 26.7 41
20Tarrant County, TX 163 8.8 42
21Queens County, NY 161 7.2 43
22Maricopa County, AZ 159 4.1 44
23Hillsborough County, FL 155 12.2 45
24Franklin County, OH 151 12.8 46
25Travis County, TX 137 12.9 47
26Orange County, FL 137 11.7 48
27Alameda County, CA 136 8.9 49
28Sacramento County, CA 135 9.4 50
29Multnomah County, OR 134 17.9 51
30Hamilton County, OH 134 16.7 51
31Marion County, IN 129 14.2 52
32Denver County, CO 122 19.7 53
33Riverside County, CA 113 5.0 54
34Orange County, CA 106 3.5 54
35Santa Clara County, CA 104 5.7 55
36Caddo County, LA 101 39.3 56
37Suffolk County, MA 98 13.4 56
38Shelby County, TN 97 10.4 57
39Clark County, NV 97 4.9 58
40Mecklenburg County, NC 88 9.3 58
41Prince George's County, MD 83 9.5 59
42Palm Beach County, FL 78 5.8 59
43Hennepin County, MN 76 6.5 60
44San Joaquin County, CA 75 10.8 60
45Richland County, SC 74 19.0 61
46Kern County, CA 73 8.6 61
47Jefferson County, KY 72 9.6 62
48Davidson County, TN 71 11.2 62
49Hampden County, MA 63 13.6 62
50Jefferson County, AL 62 9.4 63
51Bernalillo County, NM 62 9.2 63
52Hinds County, MS 61 24.6 64
53Pinellas County, FL 61 6.6 64
54Contra Costa County, CA 61 5.7 64
55Pulaski County, AR 57 14.8 65
56Wake County, NC 56 6.0 65
57Hudson County, NJ 55 8.6 65
58Cobb County, GA 55 7.9 66
59Allegheny County, PA 55 4.5 66
60San Bernardino County, CA 53 2.6 66
61East Baton Rouge County, LA 52 11.8 67
62Jackson County, MO 52 7.7 67
63Clayton County, GA 49 18.7 67
64Orleans County, LA 49 13.6 68
65Essex County, NJ 49 6.2 68
66Fresno County, CA 49 5.2 68
67Westchester County, NY 48 5.0 69
68Middlesex County, MA 48 3.2 69
69Escambia County, FL 47 15.7 69
70St. Louis (City), MO 47 14.8 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 then by rate in 2012.

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