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 19, there are 164 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. There are two 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.

To date, the total number of positive COVID-19 cases in Monmouth County since March 2020 is 65,542. As of April 19, there are 220 hospitalized, 46 in intensive care (ICU) and 27 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 21 in Neptune from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Neptune Senior Center located at 1607 State Route 33. 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:

 19-April    18-April
Aberdeen:18601852
Allenhurst:6969
Allentown:128128
Asbury Park:16731671
Atlantic Highlands:329327
Avon-by-the-Sea:191191
Belmar:538535
Bradley Beach:363362
Brielle:564564
Colts Neck:985985
Deal:269269
Eatontown:16381630
Englishtown:227226
Fair Haven:483482
Farmingdale:155155
Freehold Borough:15711568
Freehold Township:35043491
Hazlet:20392034
Highlands:356354
Holmdel:15941591
Howell:53805372
Interlaken:8181
Keansburg:11791172
Keyport:690688
Lake Como:169169
Little Silver:593593
Loch Arbour:2424
Long Branch:42374223
Manalapan:39833980
Manasquan:573573
Marlboro:34483439
Matawan:10891082
Middletown:61906171
Millstone Township:905900
Monmouth Beach:331330
Neptune City:502499
Neptune Township:33483336
Ocean:30813076
Oceanport:630629
Red Bank:17021699
Roosevelt:5555
Rumson:659660
Sea Bright:139138
Sea Girt:163162
Shrewsbury Borough:517517
Shrewsbury Township:109108
Spring Lake:240240
Spring Lake Heights:387386
Tinton Falls:17671761
Union Beach:593591
Upper Freehold:539538
Wall:25742573
West Long Branch:11291128
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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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