Covid-19 Update

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Commissioner Director Thomas A. Arnone and County Commissioner Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley have announced that between Thursday, Feb. 3 and Monday, Feb. 7 there have been 673 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. During that same time period, there have been 27 new deaths being reported related to COVID-19 in Monmouth County.

Monmouth County 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. For additional vaccine clinics held by the Monmouth County Health Department throughout the County, please go to www.visitmonmouth.com/health.

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

Third doses and boosters of the vaccine can be administered at all County vaccination sites. 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, Feb. 8 in Freehold from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Freehold Borough Fire Department located at 49 W. Main St. Visitors 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.

Monmouth County, in partnership with Vault Health and Brookdale Community College, will also be hosting testing clinics at Brookdale Community College’s Robert J. Collins Arean, Arena Dr. for February:

  • Mondays from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Tuesdays from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Friday, Feb. 11 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Saturday, Feb. 12 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
  • Friday, Feb. 18 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The Brookdale testing site will be open at least three days per week through February with saliva PCR tests and rapid antigen tests available.

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:

7-Feb3-Feb
Aberdeen:43054286
Allenhurst:137137
Allentown:280276
Asbury Park:34383431
Atlantic Highlands:693690
Avon-by-the-Sea:349349
Belmar:999996
Bradley Beach:734734
Brielle:10751066
Colts Neck:22402231
Deal:493490
Eatontown:35213511
Englishtown:517515
Fair Haven:10901080
Farmingdale:391390
Freehold Borough:29832976
Freehold Township:80287978
Hazlet:45914566
Highlands:683681
Holmdel:33093304
Howell:1316613118
Interlaken:162161
Keansburg:26222608
Keyport:13991395
Lake Como:296296
Little Silver:12461237
Loch Arbour:5454
Long Branch:76107584
Manalapan:90499027
Manasquan:11641158
Marlboro:78277779
Matawan:22872277
Middletown:1374513674
Millstone Township:20672056
Monmouth Beach:630630
Neptune City:10671065
Neptune Township:71767145
Ocean:63896370
Oceanport:13741370
Red Bank:29602951
Roosevelt:113114
Rumson:13821377
Sea Bright:257254
Sea Girt:346341
Shrewsbury Borough:10531049
Shrewsbury Township:225225
Spring Lake:464464
Spring Lake Heights:796789
Tinton Falls:38433809
Union Beach:13141305
Upper Freehold:12341222
Wall:52855258
West Long Branch:21152102
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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 or download the new Monmouth County Health Department App available for free at the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store.


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