This is up from the original six counties falling under the new guidance less than a week ago.
The four counties with high COVID-19 rates are as follows, along with the county vaccination rate for people receiving at least one shot:
- Crawford: 53.8%
- Warren: 57%
- McKean: 61.2%
- Armstrong: 63%
The following five counties have substantial community spread, note three of the five counties have vaccination rates below the national average:
- Clearfield: 53.9%
- Lawrence: 54.1%
- Adams: 57.5%
- Philadelphia: 72.3%
- Northampton: 82.1%
Mask wear indoors is recommended in all nine counties.
These lists are based on CDC data from July 25 through Aug. 1.
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