Ocean County Reports 1,256 COVID-19 Cases Total as of Wednesday; Lakewood Hits 450

(Toms River) – The Ocean County Health Department (OCHD) reports there are now a total of 1,256 confirmed cases being reported as of 2:00pm Wednesday, April 1, 2020 between the Ocean County and Long Beach Island Health Departments.

The county had reported 1,108 cases total on Tuesday.

Lakewood has the highest case count of any town in the county, with 450 cases as of Wednesday, up from 438 on Tuesday.

The town-by-town breakdown is as follows:

Town Name Number of Cases
Barnegat 38
Barnegat Light 2
Bay Head 2
Beach Haven 3
Beachwood 11
Berkeley 83
Brick 125
Eagleswood 0
Harvey Cedars 0
Island Heights 2
Jackson 114
Lacey 36
Lakehurst 3
Lakewood 450
Lavallette 3
Little Egg Harbor 9
Long Beach Township 5
Manchester 67
Mantoloking 0
Ocean Gate 0
Ocean Twp. (Waretown) 4
Pine Beach 0
Plumsted 3
Point Pleasant Beach 4
Point Pleasant Borough 36
Seaside Heights 5
Seaside Park 2
Ship Bottom 3
South Toms River 16
Surf City 1
Stafford 25
Toms River 204
Tuckerton 0

Effective as of March 28, 2020, the data represented below identifies the municipality or mailing address which was self-reported by the resident at the time of testing. It may not necessarily represent the municipality of residence.

The statewide COVID-19 count is 25,590 cases and 537 fatalities,as of Thusday April 2nd, an increase of 3,489 cases and 182 deaths since Wednesday.

COVID-19 Cases by County
Data is provisional and subject to revision.

4,866 Positives Pending Further Information

4 Deaths Pending Further Information

Bergen County:

4,099 Positive Test Result(s)

120 Deaths

Essex County:

2,617 Positive Test Result(s)

99 Deaths

Hudson County:

2,270 Positive Test Result(s)

44 Deaths

Union County:

2,010 Positive Test Result(s)

34 Deaths

Middlesex County:

1,766 Positive Test Result(s)

48 Deaths

Passaic County:

1,750 Positive Test Result(s)

22 Deaths

Monmouth County:

1,458 Positive Test Result(s)

38 Deaths

Ocean County:

1,371 Positive Test Result(s)

38 Deaths

Morris County:

1,082 Positive Test Result(s)

40 Deaths

Somerset County:

549 Positive Test Result(s)

17 Deaths

Mercer County:

386 Positive Test Result(s)

4 Deaths

Camden County:

343 Positive Test Result(s)

6 Deaths

Burlington County:

294 Positive Test Result(s)

8 Deaths

Sussex County:

179 Positive Test Result(s)

7 Deaths

Gloucester County:

169 Positive Test Result(s)

2 Deaths

Hunterdon County:

130 Positive Test Result(s)

0 Deaths

Warren County:

116 Positive Test Result(s)

3 Deaths

Atlantic County:

50 Positive Test Result(s)

1 Deaths

Cape May County:

34 Positive Test Result(s)

0 Deaths

Cumberland County:

31 Positive Test Result(s)

1 Deaths

Salem County:

20 Positive Test Result(s)

1 Deaths

Staff from the Ocean County Health Department will continue to work through the evening to
address this rapidly changing and evolving situation.  The OCHD is also providing a COVID-19
Information Call Line for residents and clinicians to answer questions regarding the coronavirus.
The number is 732-341-9700 ext. 7411.

You can also call the NJDOH hotline available around the clock for questions at 1-800-222-1222
or by dialing 2-1-1.

Additional information can be found at:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website at
https:/ /www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019ncov/summary.html
or  New Jersey Department of Health website at:
https://www.state.nj.us/health/cd/topics/ncov.shtml .


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