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, April 5, there are 205 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. There is one new death 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.

To date, the total number of positive COVID-19 cases in Monmouth County since March 2020 is 62,201. As of April 5, there are 291 hospitalized, 43 in intensive care (ICU) and 28 on ventilators in Monmouth County due to COVID-19.


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Monmouth County will offer free COVID-19 testing for County residents on Wednesday, April 7 in Freehold Borough from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Freehold Borough Fire Dept., 49 W. Main Street. 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 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. Please do not go to a vaccination clinic without a confirmed appointment. There are no extra vaccines available at the clinics.

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

  5-April     4-April
Aberdeen: 1758 1757
Allenhurst: 68 68
Allentown: 119 119
Asbury Park: 1598 1594
Atlantic Highlands: 319 318
Avon-by-the-Sea: 186 186
Belmar: 510 508
Bradley Beach: 349 349
Brielle: 538 538
Colts Neck: 926 925
Deal: 264 264
Eatontown: 1552 1550
Englishtown: 215 215
Fair Haven: 451 451
Farmingdale: 143 142
Freehold Borough: 1504 1502
Freehold Township: 3304 3295
Hazlet: 1926 1922
Highlands: 343 341
Holmdel: 1509 1505
Howell: 5078 5068
Interlaken: 79 79
Keansburg: 1121 1121
Keyport: 663 663
Lake Como: 158 158
Little Silver: 568 567
Loch Arbour: 24 24
Long Branch: 4065 4058
Manalapan: 3780 3777
Manasquan: 549 548
Marlboro: 3234 3232
Matawan: 1036 1034
Middletown: 5817 5807
Millstone Township: 843 841
Monmouth Beach: 316 314
Neptune City: 474 474
Neptune Township: 3182 3177
Ocean: 2904 2896
Oceanport: 599 598
Red Bank: 1635 1625
Roosevelt: 53 53
Rumson: 628 624
Sea Bright: 131 131
Sea Girt: 161 161
Shrewsbury Borough: 504 503
Shrewsbury Township: 103 103
Spring Lake: 230 230
Spring Lake Heights: 376 374
Tinton Falls: 1691 1685
Union Beach: 559 554
Upper Freehold: 518 518
Wall: 2462 2456
West Long Branch: 1078 1077
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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