MORRISTOWN, NJ -  The number of positive COVID-19 cases in Morristown has risen to 608 as of Monday, July 27. During Mayor Dougherty's daily update, the mayor said a new pattern is emerging where people in their 20's are testing positive with COVID-19.

"They are starting to see a pattern", said Dougherty. "The pattern is 20 year olds.Younger people are coming down with coronavirus".

The mayor believes the increase in this age group is due to the fact that "possibly this age group is not wearing masks enough or not social distancing enough".

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Today the State of New Jersey is reporting 179,812 confirmed cases in New Jersey and 7,076 total positive test results in Morris County. There have been 13,884 deaths in the state, with 675 confirmed deaths from Morris County.   Here are the cumulative COVID-19 cases as of July 27.

Municipality 7/17 7/20 7/21 7/22 7/23 7/24 7/27
               
Boonton 106 106 106 106 107 109 109
Boonton Township 111 111 111 111 118 118 118
Butler 101 101 103 103 102 102 103
Chatham 60 61 61 61 61 61 63
Chatham Township 128 129 129 129 131 131 131
Chester 9 10 10 10 10 10 10
Chester Township 52 53 54 54 53 54 54
Denville 167 168 169 169 170 170 170
Dover 709 712 712 712 711 712 713
East Hanover 153 153 154 154 156 156 157
Florham Park 137 138 138 138 138 139 141
Hanover 194 198 198 198 199 199 200
Harding 28 28 28 29 28 28 28
Jefferson 234 235 236 236 236 236 241
Borough  of Kinnelon 76 76 76 76 77 78 80
Lincoln Park 357 359 359 359 359 359 360
Long Hill 48 47 47 47 47 47 47
Madison 152 153 153 152 154 154 155
Mendham 77 78 78 78 77 77 77
Mendham 42 42 42 42 42 42 43
Mine Hill 69 69 69 69 69 69 69
Montville 241 243 244 244 244 244 244
Morris Plains 67 67 67 67 68 69 68
Morris 314 314 317 317 318 320 322
Morristown 595 596 597 601 603 604 609
Mount Arlington 61 61 61 61 60 60 60
Mount Olive 289 294 297 297 299 302 306
Mountain Lakes 22 22 22 22 22 22 22
Netcong 32 32 32 32 33 32 33
Parsippany 784 787 787 787 787 787 793
Pequannock 220 219 220 220 220 220 220
Randolph 315 317 317 317 319 319 321
Riverdale 44 44 44 44 44 45 45
Rockaway Boro 105 105 107 107 108 108 108
Rockaway Township 260 262 262 262 262 262 262
Roxbury 278 279 280 280 279 281 283
Victory Gardens 34 34 34 34 34 35 35
Washington 137 140 140 140 140 140 142
Wharton 170 170 171 171 171 171 171

 

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