SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health on Monday reported a total of 5,307 cases of the COVID-19 9coronavirus, an increase of 18 cases overnight, along with 499 deaths since the first case was reported March 8.

Franklin has a total of 1,618 COVID-19 cases an increase of six overnight, and 145 deaths since the pandemic hit New Jersey in March.

TAP here for Somerset County COVID-19 related information. 

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There are 499 COVID-19 related deaths in Somerset County. One person aged 18-29, 13 people aged 30-49, 54 people aged 50-64, 151 people aged 65-79, and 247 people over the age of 80 have died, according to statistics proved by the SCDOH as of Sept 28.

The SCDOH has confirmed the deaths of 145 Franklin Township residents; 76 in Hillsborough/Millstone; 67 in Bridgewater; 44 in Bernards Township; 37 in North Plainfield; 33 in Green Brook; 14 in Watchung; 17 in Raritan; 12 in Bound Brook; 14 in Warren; 7 in Manville; 7 in Somerville; 7 in Montgomery; 6 in Branchburg; 5 in Bedminster; 4 in Bernardsville; 3 in South Bound Brook and one in Peapack-Gladstone.

No COVID-19 deaths have been reported in Far Hills, Millstone or Rocky Hill.

Here is the latest breakdown of confirmed cases by town: Bedminster, 58, Bernardsville Borough, 95; Bernards Township, 339; Branchburg, 118, Bridgewater, 548; Bound Brook, 346; Far Hills, 4; Franklin, 1,618; Green Brook, 162; Hillsborough/Millstone, 531; Manville, 172; Montgomery, 166; North Plainfield, 402; Peapack-Gladstone, 55; Raritan, 134  Rocky Hill, 5; Somerville, 169; South Bound Brook, 95; Warren, 182; Watchung, 106.

The New Jersey Department of Health Monday reported a total of 204,107 positive cases of the coronavirus since the pandemic began its spread in the state 210 days ago, and a total of 14,316 deaths during that time. There have been 3,566,304 COVID-19 tests administered in New Jersey.

The number of COVID-19 cases worldwide is now 33,465,600 with 1,004,506 having died as a result of exposure to the coronavirus, according to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention Monday morning.

The CDC this morning reported 209,556 COVID-19 deaths in the United States, with a total of 7,331,020 cases.