Covid-19 Update

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Commissioner Director Thomas A. Arnone and County Commissioner Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley have announced that between Monday, August 23 and Thursday, August 26, there have been 544 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. During that same time period, there has been seven new deaths being reported related to COVID-19 in Monmouth County.

Monmouth County now reports the number of positive cases of COVID-19, and the breakdown by municipality, on Mondays and Thursdays.

Monmouth County has COVID-19 vaccines available at Brookdale Community College with no appointment necessary on Tuesdays from 2 to 6 p.m.

Vaccines are available for residents who are at least 12 years old and live, work or attend school in Monmouth County. The County-operated sites administer the Moderna and Pfizer vaccines. Anyone under 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. For more information, go to www.visitmonmouth.com.

A third dose of the vaccine for those eligible can be administered at the Brookdale vaccination site. Individuals should bring their vaccine cards with them. For more information, please refer to the Center for Disease Control guidelines.


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Monmouth County will offer free COVID-19 testing on Wednesday, September 1 in Asbury Park from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Asbury Park Transportation Center, located at 1 Municipal Plaza. Visitors should note the clinic has 200 tests and once those are administered, the clinic will close for the day. There will also be a limited number of vaccines available for those who wish to receive it.

Additional COVID-19 Information

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.

The County Commissioners and the Monmouth County Health Department (MCHD) are reminding residents to do their part to slow the spread by following the updated Center for Disease Control guidelines.

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

26-Aug23-Aug
Aberdeen:20562038
Allenhurst:7474
Allentown:152152
Asbury Park:18441833
Atlantic Highlands:377377
Avon-by-the-Sea:210209
Belmar:590588
Bradley Beach:399398
Brielle:604603
Colts Neck:11091104
Deal:289287
Eatontown:17911781
Englishtown:286284
Fair Haven:551544
Farmingdale:177176
Freehold Borough:17451728
Freehold Township:41374087
Hazlet:22862266
Highlands:390387
Holmdel:17531737
Howell:63326251
Interlaken:9393
Keansburg:13051299
Keyport:756750
Lake Como:190185
Little Silver:652647
Loch Arbour:2323
Long Branch:45144500
Manalapan:46254576
Manasquan:625617
Marlboro:39083880
Matawan:12141205
Middletown:70537007
Millstone Township:10511037
Monmouth Beach:356355
Neptune City:557552
Neptune Township:37813769
Ocean:34713455
Oceanport:708703
Red Bank:18081803
Roosevelt:5656
Rumson:760757
Sea Bright:150150
Sea Girt:198196
Shrewsbury Borough:567556
Shrewsbury Township:119119
Spring Lake:258256
Spring Lake Heights:414412
Tinton Falls:19511933
Union Beach:657656
Upper Freehold:617613
Wall:28622838
West Long Branch:12251219
Unknown:40

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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