Covid-19 Update

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FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Commissioner Director Thomas A. Arnone and County Commissioner Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley have announced that today, Jan. 1, there are 493 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. There are nine new deaths being reported today related to COVID-19 in Monmouth County.

The County Commissioners and the Monmouth County Health Department (MCHD) are strongly urging residents to do their part to slow the spread by practicing social distancing, wearing a face covering when social distancing is not possible, not gathering in large crowds, washing their hands and staying home when sick.

Monmouth County will resume free COVD-19 testing for County residents, healthcare works and first responders in January 2021. The schedule for the New Year is forthcoming.

Residents with general questions or concerns about the COVID-19 are able to contact the MCHD phone bank by calling 732-845-2070 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

When the phone bank is not operational, please visit the MCHD website at www.visitmonmouth.com/health for general information related to COVID-19. Residents can also visit the NJ 211 website for additional information at www.nj211.org/coronavirus-covid-19 or by dialing 2-1-1.

For information on the COVID-19 vaccine, please visit the County’s COVID-19 vaccination webpage located at www.visitmonmouth.com/health.

The breakdown of positive COVID-19 cases by municipality is as follows:

  1-Jan      31-Dec
Aberdeen: 895 875
Allenhurst: 45 44
Allentown: 56 55
Asbury Park: 833 820
Atlantic Highlands: 140 138
Avon-by-the-Sea: 90 89
Belmar: 237 230
Bradley Beach: 181 176
Brielle: 251 246
Colts Neck: 483 473
Deal: 180 178
Eatontown: 855 836
Englishtown: 118 117
Fair Haven: 217 213
Farmingdale: 65 64
Freehold Borough: 978 965
Freehold Township: 1856 1823
Hazlet: 963 945
Highlands: 164 161
Holmdel: 766 752
Howell: 2586 2536
Interlaken: 48 48
Keansburg: 553 538
Keyport: 343 331
Lake Como: 84 82
Little Silver: 233 226
Loch Arbour: 11 11
Long Branch: 2220 2168
Manalapan: 1860 1817
Manasquan: 215 215
Marlboro: 1718 1693
Matawan: 606 599
Middletown: 2916 2849
Millstone Township: 404 391
Monmouth Beach: 133 129
Neptune City: 245 238
Neptune Township: 1655 1613
Ocean: 1520 1484
Oceanport: 275 273
Red Bank: 1023 1010
Roosevelt: 28 27
Rumson: 270 265
Sea Bright: 74 73
Sea Girt: 108 107
Shrewsbury Borough: 267 262
Shrewsbury Township: 58 57
Spring Lake: 104 102
Spring Lake Heights: 192 184
Tinton Falls: 832 826
Union Beach: 228 224
Upper Freehold: 299 295
Wall: 1320 1296
West Long Branch: 634 626
Unknown: 0 0

If you would like to read more Monmouth County news updates and information regarding the COVID-19 situation, go to www.visitmonmouth.com.


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