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, Oct. 18 and Thursday, Oct. 21, there have been 322 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. During that same time period, there have been three 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 the Montessori Children’s Learning Center, located at Brookdale Community College in Lincroft, 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 Tuesday, Oct. 26 in Long Branch from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Bucky James Community Center located at 231 Wilbur Ray Ave. 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.

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:

21-Oct18-Oct
Aberdeen:22882278
Allenhurst:8078
Allentown:158158
Asbury Park:20612054
Atlantic Highlands:406403
Avon-by-the-Sea:218218
Belmar:626625
Bradley Beach:444435
Brielle:666666
Colts Neck:12201216
Deal:324323
Eatontown:19761968
Englishtown:316315
Fair Haven:612609
Farmingdale:203201
Freehold Borough:18771876
Freehold Township:46554638
Hazlet:25152503
Highlands:414413
Holmdel:19271919
Howell:72267192
Interlaken:9898
Keansburg:14511431
Keyport:807804
Lake Como:209209
Little Silver:716713
Loch Arbour:3130
Long Branch:48214814
Manalapan:52035179
Manasquan:704704
Marlboro:43664353
Matawan:13001300
Middletown:77787750
Millstone Township:11891184
Monmouth Beach:387384
Neptune City:607604
Neptune Township:42104200
Ocean:37763763
Oceanport:767766
Red Bank:19201915
Roosevelt:6161
Rumson:858851
Sea Bright:160159
Sea Girt:214214
Shrewsbury Borough:607602
Shrewsbury Township:125125
Spring Lake:280280
Spring Lake Heights:447446
Tinton Falls:21772163
Union Beach:733730
Upper Freehold:713711
Wall:31833177
West Long Branch:13131310
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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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