County of Monmouth

For Immediate Release:
October 18, 2021

Monmouth County has 397 additional positive cases
of COVID-19 between Oct. 14 and Oct. 18

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Commissioner Director Thomas A. Arnone and County Commissioner Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley have announced that between Thursday, Oct. 14 and Monday, Oct. 18, there have been 397 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County. During that same time period, there have been five 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.

Monmouth County will offer free COVID-19 testing on Tuesday, Oct. 19 in Freehold Borough 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. 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:

 

18-Oct

14-Oct

Aberdeen:

2278

2265

Allenhurst:

78

78

Allentown:

158

158

Asbury Park:

2054

2049

Atlantic Highlands:

403

401

Avon-by-the-Sea:

218

216

Belmar:

625

624

Bradley Beach:

435

434

Brielle:

666

665

Colts Neck:

1216

1206

Deal:

323

322

Eatontown:

1968

1958

Englishtown:

315

315

Fair Haven:

609

607

Farmingdale:

201

201

Freehold Borough:

1876

1870

Freehold Township:

4638

4620

Hazlet:

2503

2488

Highlands:

413

411

Holmdel:

1919

1913

Howell:

7192

7145

Interlaken:

98

97

Keansburg:

1431

1421

Keyport:

804

803

Lake Como:

209

208

Little Silver:

713

709

Loch Arbour:

30

29

Long Branch:

4814

4806

Manalapan:

5179

5147

Manasquan:

704

699

Marlboro:

4353

4330

Matawan:

1300

1293

Middletown:

7750

7705

Millstone Township:

1184

1176

Monmouth Beach:

384

380

Neptune City:

604

602

Neptune Township:

4200

4174

Ocean:

3763

3747

Oceanport:

766

761

Red Bank:

1915

1912

Roosevelt:

61

59

Rumson:

851

847

Sea Bright:

159

158

Sea Girt:

214

214

Shrewsbury Borough:

602

597

Shrewsbury Township:

125

125

Spring Lake:

280

279

Spring Lake Heights:

446

445

Tinton Falls:

2163

2152

Union Beach:

730

726

Upper Freehold:

711

710

Wall:

3177

3159

West Long Branch:

1310

1305

Unknown:

0

4

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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