Ocean County Reports 2,846 COVID-19 Cases as of Wednesday

The Ocean County Health Department (OCHD) reports there are now a total of 2,846 confirmed cases being reported as of Wednesday, April 8, 2020 between the Ocean County and Long Beach Island Health Departments.

Lakewood continues to have the highest count, with 936 cases.

The town-by-town breakdown is as follows:


Town Name Number of Cases
Barnegat 74
Barnegat Light 2
Bay Head 3
Beach Haven 5
Beachwood 39
Berkeley 186
Brick 363
Eagleswood 1
Harvey Cedars 0
Island Heights 3
Jackson 257
Lacey 76
Lakehurst 5
Lakewood 936
Lavallette 7
Little Egg Harbor 30
Long Beach Township 8
Manchester 152
Mantoloking 0
Ocean Gate 3
Ocean Twp. (Waretown) 12
Pine Beach 2
Plumsted 19
Point Pleasant Beach 15
Point Pleasant Borough 65
Seaside Heights 13
Seaside Park 3
Ship Bottom 5
South Toms River 28
Surf City 3
Stafford 71
Toms River 458
Tuckerton 2


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 NJDOH reports that as of Thursday, April 9th, there are 51,027 COVID-19 cases and 1700 fatalities statewide, an increase of 3,748 cases and 198 fatalities since Wednesday. Of the cases, 7,363 are hospitalized, 604 have been discharged; 846 are in critical care, 1,523 are in intensive care, and 4,619 are in medical surgical, according of NJDOH.

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

996 Positives Pending Further Information

12 Deaths Pending Further Information

Bergen County:

8,343 Positive Test Results

345 Deaths

Essex County:

6,069 Positive Test Results

312 Deaths

Hudson County:

5,879 Positive Test Results

132 Deaths

Union County:

5,203 Positive Test Results

145 Deaths

Passaic County:

4,690 Positive Test Results

82 Deaths

Middlesex County:

4,628 Positive Test Results

152 Deaths

Monmouth County:

3,248 Positive Test Results

98 Deaths

Ocean County:

3,093 Positive Test Results

119 Deaths

Morris County:

2,645 Positive Test Results

117 Deaths

Somerset County:

1,335 Positive Test Results

59 Deaths

Mercer County:

1,161 Positive Test Results

36 Deaths

Camden County:

990 Positive Test Results

23 Deaths

Burlington County:

883 Positive Test Results

21 Deaths

Gloucester County:

413 Positive Test Results

8 Deaths

Sussex County:

392 Positive Test Results

21 Deaths

Warren County:

319 Positive Test Results

1 Deaths

Hunterdon County:

286 Positive Test Results

4 Deaths

Atlantic County:

191 Positive Test Results

4 Deaths

Cumberland County:

111 Positive Test Results

3 Deaths

Cape May County:

109 Positive Test Results

3 Deaths

Salem County:

43 Positive Test Results

3 Deaths

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