April 20, COVID-19 Update

April 20, 2020

World: Cases: 2,463,357 Deaths: 168,906 Recovered: 644,262 as of 4:38 pm. ET

United States of America: Cases: 778,176 Deaths: 41,313 Recovered: 71,921 Tested: 3,893,815 as of 4:38 pm. ET

Check the Johns Hopkins University COVID-19 Tracker for the latest numbers

New Jersey: Cases: 88,806 Deaths: 4,377

Some good news in NJ: Recovered

Five weeks ago, former Ridgewood High School lacrosse standout and Bates College All-American Jack Allard was confirmed positive for #COVID19. He was put on a ventilator. Last Thursday, he walked out of the hospital. For Jack and the hundreds more who have recovered, we’re optimistic.

We now have 88,806 confirmed #COVID19 cases.
• Atlantic: 410
• Bergen: 13,011
• Burlington: 1,663
• Camden: 2,255
• Cape May: 212
• Cumberland: 338
• Essex: 10,729
• Gloucester: 770
• Hudson: 11,150
• Hunterdon: 419
• Mercer: 2,591
• Middlesex: 8,346
• Monmouth: 4,787
• Morris: 4,236
• Ocean: 4,868
• Passaic: 8,479
• Salem: 120
• Somerset: 2,488
• Sussex: 680
• Union: 9,972
• Warren: 613
• Under Investigation: 660

We’ve now lost 4,377 New Jerseyans to COVID-19.
• Atlantic: 19
• Bergen: 787
• Burlington: 61
• Camden: 81
• Cape May: 15
• Cumberland: 4
• Essex: 751
• Gloucester: 25
• Hudson: 492
• Hunterdon: 18
• Mercer: 122
• Middlesex: 345
• Monmouth: 230
• Morris: 269
• Ocean: 222
• Passaic: 263
• Salem: 4
• Somerset: 170
• Sussex: 64
• Union: 387
• Warren: 47
• Unknown: 1

•6,986 #COVID19 patients reported hospitalized
•2,018 individuals listed in critical or intensive care
•1,594 ventilators were in use
•74 patients are at one of our field medical stations
•583 New Jerseyans discharged


Monmouth County has 4,783 positive cases
of COVID-19

FREEHOLD, NJ – Monmouth County Freeholder Director Thomas A. Arnone and Freeholder Deputy Director Susan M. Kiley have announced that, as of April 20, the State is reporting 114 new positive cases of COVID-19 in Monmouth County, bringing the total to 4,783.

The Freeholders noted that the number of cases in Monmouth County seem to be stabilizing. They will talk more about this at their Freeholder meeting, which will be live streamed at 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. tomorrow, Tuesday, April 21, on the Monmouth County Government Facebook and YouTube Channel.

The breakdown by municipality is as follows:

  • Aberdeen: 133
  • Allenhurst: 2
  • Allentown: 4
  • Asbury Park: 98
  • Atlantic Highlands: 18
  • Avon-by-the-Sea: 9
  • Belmar: 13
  • Bradley Beach: 22
  • Brielle: 22
  • Colts Neck: 56
  • Deal: 23
  • Eatontown: 138
  • Englishtown: 20
  • Fair Haven: 17
  • Farmingdale: 10
  • Freehold Borough: 173
  • Freehold Township: 414
  • Hazlet: 182
  • Highlands: 20
  • Holmdel: 150
  • Howell: 414
  • Interlaken: 1
  • Keansburg: 82
  • Keyport: 57
  • Lake Como: 12
  • Little Silver: 26
  • Loch Arbour: 1
  • Long Branch: 280
  • Manalapan: 329
  • Manasquan: 25
  • Marlboro: 319
  • Matawan: 119
  • Middletown: 372
  • Millstone: 57
  • Monmouth Beach: 18
  • Neptune City: 24
  • Neptune Township: 250
  • Ocean: 189
  • Oceanport: 42
  • Red Bank: 98
  • Roosevelt: 2
  • Rumson: 27
  • Sea Bright: 7
  • Sea Girt: 9
  • Shrewsbury Borough: 27
  • Shrewsbury Township: 7
  • Spring Lake: 8
  • Spring Lake Heights: 16
  • Tinton Falls: 106
  • Union Beach: 31
  • Upper Freehold: 33
  • Wall: 169
  • West Long Branch: 54
  • Unknown: 48

Monmouth County news updates and information regarding the COVID-19 situation are posted at www.visitmonmouth.com.


Covid-19 Total Cases (4822) In Ocean County:

Total as of Monday, 4/20/2020 at 11:00 am

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.

Town NameNumber of Cases
Barnegat154
Barnegat Light2
Bay Head6
Beach Haven5
Beachwood63
Berkeley361
Brick624
Eagleswood4
Harvey Cedars0
Island Heights7
Jackson407
Lacey129
Lakehurst17
Lakewood1330
Lavallette7
Little Egg Harbor76
Long Beach Township17
Manchester322
Mantoloking0
Ocean Gate7
Ocean Twp. (Waretown)27
Pine Beach8
Plumsted33
Point Pleasant Beach28
Point Pleasant Borough102
Seaside Heights21
Seaside Park3
Ship Bottom6
South Toms River52
Surf City4
Stafford144
Toms River847
Tuckerton9
Total Positive Cases: 4822