Maine announced the highest single-day increase in new cases on Thursday, making it the 30th U.S. state in October.
Other states include nearby New Hampshire and Rhode Island, as well as Alabama, Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
Last week, 49 cases broke out in Maine, related to a fellowship activity in a church in Brooks.
According to data from Johns Hopkins University (JHU), the number of daily reported cases nationwide also hit a record high on Thursday, with 88,521
According to JHU data, there are a total of 8,944,934 cases in the United States and at least 228,656 deaths.