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. 6, there are 431 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. There are 10 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 offer free COVD-19 testing for County residents on Thursday, Jan. 7 in Neptune from 9 a.m. to noon at Neptune First Aid, 5 Neptune Blvd. Residents should note that the clinic has 200 tests and once those are administered, the clinic will close for the day. 

Information about the County’s COVID-19 testing program is available on www.visitmonmouth.com. Residents are encouraged to fill out the testing requisition form ahead of testing in order to expedite the process.

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:

  6-Jan     5-Jan
Aberdeen: 945 925
Allenhurst: 47 47
Allentown: 61 58
Asbury Park: 872 859
Atlantic Highlands: 150 147
Avon-by-the-Sea: 96 94
Belmar: 250 249
Bradley Beach: 194 186
Brielle: 274 270
Colts Neck: 512 501
Deal: 181 181
Eatontown: 891 884
Englishtown: 127 126
Fair Haven: 227 226
Farmingdale: 68 67
Freehold Borough: 1023 1016
Freehold Township: 1929 1906
Hazlet: 1011 999
Highlands: 176 175
Holmdel: 801 790
Howell: 2702 2677
Interlaken: 48 48
Keansburg: 577 573
Keyport: 358 352
Lake Como: 85 85
Little Silver: 246 242
Loch Arbour: 13 13
Long Branch: 2338 2315
Manalapan: 1985 1951
Manasquan: 234 232
Marlboro: 1803 1776
Matawan: 623 615
Middletown: 3078 3047
Millstone Township: 441 430
Monmouth Beach: 145 141
Neptune City: 253 253
Neptune Township: 1747 1727
Ocean: 1612 1583
Oceanport: 293 286
Red Bank: 1084 1067
Roosevelt: 29 29
Rumson: 293 285
Sea Bright: 80 79
Sea Girt: 112 111
Shrewsbury Borough: 286 281
Shrewsbury Township: 61 59
Spring Lake: 117 115
Spring Lake Heights: 210 203
Tinton Falls: 887 876
Union Beach: 241 239
Upper Freehold: 313 313
Wall: 1398 1375
West Long Branch: 658 653
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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