Table 25. All Stages of Syphilis* — Reported Cases and Rates of Reported Cases in Selected Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs)† in Alphabetical Order, United States, 2012–2016

Metropolitan Statistical Area Cases Rates per 100,000 Population
2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 1,822 2,257 2,669 3,105 3,219 33.4 40.9 47.5 54.4 56.4
Austin-Round Rock, TX 478 500 680 623 825 26.1 26.6 35.0 31.1 41.2
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 726 732 815 1,005 1,025 26.4 26.4 29.3 35.9 36.6
Birmingham-Hoover, AL 226 236 157 197 245‡ 19.9 20.7 13.7 17.2 21.4‡
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA-NH 570 758 596‡ 811‡ 997‡ 12.3 16.2 12.6‡ 17.0‡ 20.9‡
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY 70 115 130 180 141 6.2 10.1 11.4 15.9 12.4
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 310 360 530 731 848 13.5 15.4 22.3 30.1 34.9
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 2,269 2,499 2,559 3,060 3,805 23.8 26.2 26.8 32.0 39.8
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN 529 437 381 319 268 24.9 20.4 17.7 14.8 12.4
Cleveland-Elyria, OH 140 111 199 229 376 6.8 5.4 9.6 11.1 18.2
Columbus, OH 316 342 441 517 578 16.3 17.4 22.1 25.6 28.6
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX 2,141 2,093 2,231 2,261 2,661 32.0 30.7 32.1 31.8 37.5
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 434 382 298 426 552 16.4 14.2 10.8 15.1 19.6
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn, MI 607 830 791 773 738 14.1 19.3 18.4 18.0 17.2
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT 21 43 52 84 55 1.7 3.5 4.3 6.9 4.5
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 2,246 1,891 2,316 2,568 2,817 36.4 30.0 35.7 38.6 42.3
Indianapolis-Carmel-Anderson, IN 336 340 285 408 415 17.4 17.4 14.5 20.5 20.9
Jacksonville, FL 177 189 270 435 445 12.8 13.6 19.0 30.0 30.7
Kansas City, MO-KS 164 320 406 365 434 8.0 15.6 19.6 17.5 20.8
Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 403 438 830 826 1,194 20.1 21.6 40.1 39.1 56.5
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, CA 3,540 4,537 4,738 5,812 7,095 27.1 34.6 35.7 43.6 53.2
Louisville-Jefferson County, KY-IN 201 210 239 270 379 16.1 16.6 18.8 21.1 29.6
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 591 578 475 575 760 44.0 43.1 35.4 42.8 56.5
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 2,591 2,740 3,313 3,635 4,093 45.0 47.0 55.9 60.5 68.1
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI 159 153 184 147 228 10.1 9.7 11.7 9.3 14.5
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 313 487 585 592 742 9.1 14.1 16.7 16.8 21.1
Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro-Franklin, TN 271 239 305 359 383 15.7 13.6 17.0 19.6 20.9
New Orleans-Metairie, LA 547 634 723 757 843 44.6 51.1 57.8 59.9 66.8
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 5,670 6,506 7,476 8,166 10,103 28.6 32.6 37.2 40.5 50.1
Oklahoma City, OK 148 213 231 264 406 11.4 16.1 17.3 19.4 29.9
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 499 631 782 915 1,183 22.4 27.8 33.7 38.3 49.6
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 1,119 1,333 1,273 1,393 1,646 18.6 22.1 21.0 22.9 27.1
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 624 713 1,065 1,125 1,501 14.4 16.2 23.7 24.6 32.8
Pittsburgh, PA 128 95 154 273 236 5.4 4.0 6.5 11.6 10.0
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 410 475 470 587 650 17.9 20.5 20.0 24.6 27.2
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA 125 138 204‡ 230‡ 288‡ 7.8 8.6 12.7‡ 14.3‡ 17.9‡
Raleigh, NC 150 179 315 409 381 12.6 14.7 25.3 32.1 29.9
Richmond, VA 194 204 145 207 305 15.7 16.4 11.5 16.3 24.0
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 775 803 950 1,165 1,554 17.8 18.3 21.4 26.0 34.6
Sacramento-Roseville-Arden-Arcade, CA 249 289 371 607 609 11.3 13.0 16.5 26.7 26.8
Salt Lake City, UT 74 136 109 122 187 6.6 11.9 9.5 10.4 16.0
San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX 983 1,167 1,017 988 1,126 44.0 51.2 43.7 41.4 47.2
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA 717 792 987 1,208 1,419 22.6 24.7 30.2 36.6 43.0
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, CA 1,595 1,892 2,106 2,352 2,419 35.8 41.9 45.8 50.5 52.0
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 233 276 304 359 501 12.3 14.4 15.6 18.2 25.3
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA 559 539 590 759 968 15.7 14.9 16.1 20.3 25.9
St. Louis, MO-IL 280 338 412 417 528 10.0 12.1 14.7 14.8 18.8
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 582 632 806 956 1,128 20.5 22.0 27.6 32.1 37.9
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 296 302 220 375 516 17.4 17.7 12.8 21.7 29.9
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 1,374 1,543 811 1,057 1,104 23.4 25.9 13.4 17.3 18.1
SELECTED MSAs TOTAL 38,982 43,647 47,996 55,004 64,919 22.8 25.3 27.4 31.1 36.7

* See Section A1.9 in the Appendix for definition.

† MSAs were selected on the basis of the largest population in the 2010 U.S. Census.

‡ The variable used to identify county, which is used to classify cases into MSAs, was complete for ≤95% of cases in a state contributing data to this MSA. See Appendix A1.4 for more information.

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