Ocean County Nearing 5,000 COVID-19 Cases, 253 Dead

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TOMS RIVER, NJ – The Ocean County Health Departments’ latest figures show an increase of COVID-19 cases, making the total cases 4,990 countywide.  Lakewood Township has the most reported and confirmed cases with 1,367 and Toms River is in second place with 869 confirmed cases.

According to Governor Phil Murphy, 253 people have died from COVID-19 in Ocean County and 4,753 statewide.   92,387 confirmed cases have been reported.

Town Name Number of Cases
Lakewood 1367
Toms River 869
Brick 650
Jackson 430
Berkeley 370
Manchester 332
Barnegat 161
Stafford 155
Lacey 133
Point Pleasant Borough 107
Little Egg Harbor 80
Beachwood 64
South Toms River 54
Plumsted 35
Point Pleasant Beach 30
Ocean Twp. (Waretown) 28
Seaside Heights 20
Long Beach Township 18
Lakehurst 17
Tuckerton 9
Ocean Gate 8
Pine Beach 8
Bay Head 7
Island Heights 7
Lavallette 7
Ship Bottom 6
Beach Haven 5
Eagleswood 4
Surf City 4
Seaside Park 3
Barnegat Light 2
Harvey Cedars 0
Mantoloking 0

We now have 92,387 confirmed #COVID19 cases.
• Atlantic: 469
• Bergen: 13,356
• Burlington: 1,765
• Camden: 2,379
• Cape May: 217
• Cumberland: 360
• Essex: 11,128
• Gloucester: 808
• Hudson: 11,636
• Hunterdon: 422
• Mercer: 2,753
• Middlesex: 8,767
• Monmouth: 4,947
• Morris: 4,435
• Ocean: 5,036
• Passaic: 8,941
• Salem: 127
• Somerset: 2,599
• Sussex: 712
• Union: 10,289
• Warren: 642
• Under Investigation: 599

We’ve now lost 4,753 New Jerseyans to COVID-19.
• Atlantic: 22
• Bergen: 835
• Burlington: 66
• Camden: 89
• Cape May: 16
• Cumberland: 5
• Essex: 849
• Gloucester: 27
• Hudson: 525
• Hunterdon: 19
• Mercer: 133
• Middlesex: 360
• Monmouth: 244
• Morris: 291
• Ocean: 253
• Passaic: 294
• Salem: 5
• Somerset: 176
• Sussex: 69
• Union: 427
• Warren: 48