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. 11, there are 451 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. There are seven 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.

In comparison to the number of new positive cases in all 21 counties in New Jersey, Monmouth County is currently ranked fourth in the State.


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To date, the total number of positive COVID-19 cases in Monmouth County since March is 36,879. As of Jan. 11, there are 464 hospitalized, 73 in intensive care (ICU) and 57 on ventilators in Monmouth County due to COVID-19.

Monmouth County will offer free COVD-19 testing for County residents at locations that allow tests to be administered inside and outside, depending on the weather. The schedule for this week is as follows:

  • Wednesday, Jan. 13 in Freehold from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Freehold Borough Fire Department (Main Building), 49 W. Main St.
  • Friday, Jan. 15 in Asbury Park from 9 a.m. to noon. at the Asbury Park Transportation Center, 1 Municipal Plaza

Residents should note 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 Residents are encouraged to fill out the testing requisition form ahead of testing in order to expedite the process.

MCHD has administered 8,350 tests, with 583 positive results, as part of the County’s COVID-19 Free Testing Program, which began in July. MCHD is conducting contact tracing for all residents who test positive.

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 for general information related to COVID-19. Residents can also visit the NJ 211 website for additional information at or by dialing 2-1-1.

For information on the COVID-19 vaccine, please visit the County’s COVID-19 vaccination webpage located at

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

  11-Jan 10-Jan
Aberdeen: 1010 1001
Allenhurst: 49 48
Allentown: 68 68
Asbury Park: 916 912
Atlantic Highlands: 163 161
Avon-by-the-Sea: 112 110
Belmar: 266 263
Bradley Beach: 214 212
Brielle: 304 300
Colts Neck: 553 542
Deal: 189 188
Eatontown: 965 953
Englishtown: 134 133
Fair Haven: 237 234
Farmingdale: 76 74
Freehold Borough: 1069 1054
Freehold Township: 2080 2051
Hazlet: 1097 1082
Highlands: 193 189
Holmdel: 875 863
Howell: 2905 2876
Interlaken: 50 49
Keansburg: 637 628
Keyport: 382 376
Lake Como: 91 89
Little Silver: 273 268
Loch Arbour: 13 13
Long Branch: 2523 2481
Manalapan: 2170 2149
Manasquan: 273 267
Marlboro: 1922 1905
Matawan: 656 651
Middletown: 3329 3283
Millstone Township: 490 481
Monmouth Beach: 161 158
Neptune City: 269 264
Neptune Township: 1921 1892
Ocean: 1730 1716
Oceanport: 308 303
Red Bank: 1132 1123
Roosevelt: 32 31
Rumson: 316 312
Sea Bright: 85 84
Sea Girt: 116 115
Shrewsbury Borough: 320 313
Shrewsbury Township: 65 65
Spring Lake: 135 129
Spring Lake Heights: 233 232
Tinton Falls: 959 948
Union Beach: 271 269
Upper Freehold: 336 334
Wall: 1515 1495
West Long Branch: 691 684
Unknown: 0 0


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