Ocean County Reports 1,408 COVID-19 Cases Total as of Thursday

(Toms River) – The Ocean County Health Department (OCHD) reports that there are now a total of 1,408 confirmed cases being reported as of 2:00pm Thursday, April 2, 2020 between the Ocean County and Long Beach Island Health Departments.

The county had reported 1,256 cases total on Wednesday.

Lakewood has the highest case count of any town in the county, with 524 cases as of Wednesday, up from 450 on Wednesday.

The town-by-town breakdown is as follows:

Town Name Number of Cases
Barnegat 39
Barnegat Light 2
Bay Head 2
Beach Haven 4
Beachwood 12
Berkeley 91
Brick 139
Eagleswood 0
Harvey Cedars 0
Island Heights 2
Jackson 120
Lacey 37
Lakehurst 3
Lakewood 524
Lavallette 3
Little Egg Harbor 10
Long Beach Township 5
Manchester 72
Mantoloking 0
Ocean Gate 0
Ocean Twp. (Waretown) 4
Pine Beach 0
Plumsted 4
Point Pleasant Beach 4
Point Pleasant Borough 48
Seaside Heights 6
Seaside Park 2
Ship Bottom 4
South Toms River 17
Surf City 4
Stafford 29
Toms River 221
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.

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.

The statewide COVID-19 total is 29,895 cases and 646 fatalities as of Friday, April 3rd, an increase of 4,372 new cases and 113 fatalities since Thursday.

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

4,808 Positives Pending Further Information

4 Deaths Pending Further Information

Bergen County:

4866 Positive Test Result(s)

132 Deaths

Essex County:

3067 Positive Test Result(s)

118 Deaths

Hudson County:

2835 Positive Test Result(s)

59 Deaths

Union County:

2487 Positive Test Result(s)

45 Deaths

Passaic County:

2216 Positive Test Result(s)

34 Deaths

Middlesex County:

2125 Positive Test Result(s)

56 Deaths

Monmouth County:

1743 Positive Test Result(s)

48 Deaths

Ocean County:

1685 Positive Test Result(s)

45 Deaths

Morris County:

1298 Positive Test Result(s)

43 Deaths

Somerset County:

641 Positive Test Result(s)

23 Deaths

Mercer County:

484 Positive Test Result(s)

5 Deaths

Camden County:

406 Positive Test Result(s)

7 Deaths

Burlington County:

367 Positive Test Result(s)

9 Deaths

Sussex County:

210 Positive Test Result(s)

8 Deaths

Gloucester County:

183 Positive Test Result(s)

3 Deaths

Warren County:

149 Positive Test Result(s)

3 Deaths

Hunterdon County:

148 Positive Test Result(s)

0 Deaths

Atlantic County:

72 Positive Test Result(s)

1 Deaths

Cape May County:

44 Positive Test Result(s)

0 Deaths

Cumberland County:

36 Positive Test Result(s)

1 Deaths

Salem County:

25 Positive Test Result(s)

2 Deaths

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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