TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy released the newest number of presumptive positive cases of novel coronavirus and deaths at his Thursday afternoon press conference, where he also addressed the continued backlog of New Jersey residents unemployment claims.

There are 1,827 new cases with 254 new deaths. Statewide, there are 133,635 positive cases and 8,801 deaths. 

Bergen County Executive James Tedesco announced that there are 16,653 presumptive positive cases in the county as of 12 noon Thursday. Locally, Hasbrouck Heights has 185 cases, Wood-Ridge 134 cases, and Teterboro 6 cases. Hackensack continues to lead the county with 1,227 cases, according to Tedesco.

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According to Murphy, Bergen County continues to lead the state in cases with 16,609, and followed by Hudson (16,354), Essex (15,095), Union (13,781), Passaic (14,133), and Middlesex (13,411), with 552 under investigation.  There are a total of 1,319 deaths in Bergen County, while Essex County continues to have the highest number of deaths in the state with 1,381.

As of 10 p.m. Wednesday, there were 4,996 people hospitalized with COVID-19 or under investigation, which is down from a peak of 8,270, a reduction of 40 percent, according to Murphy.  1,470 patients are in ICU or critical care, and 1,107 patients on ventilators. There were 460 patients were discharged from hospitals and 325 new admissions in the last 24 hours.

There are 32 patients in the three Field Medical Stations throughout the state.

According to Commissioner of Health Judith Persichilli, a total of 261,869 tests have been administered, with 102,846 testing positive, a 39.27% positive rate.

Below are the Bergen County cases by municipality. Numbers may vary due to several reasons such as varied reporting times from both the State and local municipalities; as well as pending case verifications and/or county attribution by NJDOH.

(*Denotes municipality contracts with the Bergen County Health Department)

 

*Allendale: 58
*Alpine: 22
Bergenfield: 747
Bogota: 158
Carlstadt: 89
*Cliffside Park: 455
Closter: 77
*Cresskill: 107
*Demarest: 46
*Dumont: 288
*East Rutherford: 129
*Edgewater: 126
*Elmwood Park: 491
Emerson: 181
Englewood: 729
Englewood Cliffs: 48
Fair Lawn: 577
*Fairview: 332
Fort Lee: 420
*Franklin Lakes: 140
Garfield: 723
*Glen Rock: 112
Hackensack: 1,227
*Harrington Park: 28
Hasbrouck Heights: 185
*Haworth: 35
Hillsdale: 105
Ho-Ho-Kus: 45
Leonia: 105
*Little Ferry: 180
*Lodi: 607
*Lyndhurst: 357
Mahwah: 237
*Maywood: 215
Midland Park: 84
Montvale: 68
*Moonachie: 63
New Milford: 425
*North Arlington: 241
*Northvale: 52
*Norwood: 70
*Oakland: 213
Old Tappan: 61
*Oradell: 170
Palisades Park: 233
Paramus: 889
*Park Ridge: 143
Ramsey: 121
Ridgefield: 180
Ridgefield Park: 247
Ridgewood: 277
River Edge: 131
River Vale: 103
*Rochelle Park: 146
*Rockleigh: 92
*Rutherford: 178
*Saddle Brook: 291
Saddle River: 73
*South Hackensack: 56
Teaneck: 1,011
Tenafly: 147
*Teterboro: 6
*Upper Saddle River: 50
Waldwick: 129
Wallington: 153
Washington Township: 98
Westwood: 189
*Woodcliff Lake: 112
*Wood-Ridge: 134
*Wyckoff: 279
Bergen County - No Town Attribution: 356

Total: 16,653

 

 

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