NUTLEY, NJ - The County of Essex reported the 27th COVID-19 Coronavirus death in the Township of Nutley Tuesday morning. The report also shows 339 confirmed cases of the virus in the community.

With today's report, the county included age distribution information about the confirmed cases and those who have succumbed. Those 80 years of age and older make up 8% of cases, but 33.4% of deaths. 

33.8% of confirmed cases are 30 to 49 years old. This group makes up 5.6% of deaths.

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31.1% of cases are in those aged 50 to 64 years old, this group makes up 22.8% of deaths.

The 65 to 79 group are 16.1% of cases, and 37.1% of deaths. 

While data and "chatter" focus on the dangers to older populations, in Essex County 136 residents under the age of 18 have died from COVID-19 coronavirus

The break out of confirmed cases and fatalities by municipality follows:

Belleville 671 cases 37 deaths
Bloomfield 673 cases 35 deaths
Caldwell 83 cases  7 deaths
Cedar Grove 237 cases 42 deaths
East Orange 1117 cases 84 death
Essex Fells 16 cases 1 death
Fairfield 82 cases  5 deaths
Glen Ridge 30 cases 5 deaths
Irvington 926 cases 73 deaths
Livingston 352 cases 42 deaths
Maplewood 211 cases 14 deaths
Millburn 112 cases  4 deaths
Montclair 310 cases 28 deaths 
Newark 4216 cases 279 deaths 
North Caldwell 34 cases  2 deaths
Nutley 339 cases 27 deaths
Orange 582 cases 41 deaths
Roseland 61 cases  8 deaths
South Orange 74 cases 4 deaths
Verona 86 cases 7 deaths
West Caldwell 139 cases 16 deaths
West Orange 732 cases 86 deaths 

Essex County 11,083 cases, 847 deaths

Statewide 88,806 cases 4377 deaths

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