SUSSEX COUNTY, NJ – Sparta leads the county with identified positive cases of the coronavirus. The Sussex County Department of Health has reported an additional 25 confirmed cases of COVID-19 among the residents of the county as of March 27.  This puts the total number of patients at 72. 

The additional cases include:

  • Wantage Township, 46, male,
  • Vernon Township, 33, female,
  • Fredon Township, 58, male,
  • Sparta Township, 55, female,
  • Sparta Township, 75, male,
  • Wantage Township, 34, male,
  • Vernon Township, 81, male,
  • Hardyston Township, 51, male,
  • Newton Town, 19, female,
  • Wantage Township, 50, male,
  • Newton Town, 46, female,
  • Byram Township, 53, female,
  • Hopatcong Borough, 55, female,
  • Byram Township, 41, female,
  • Stanhope Borough, 58, male,
  • Green Township, 80, male,
  • Byram Township, 45, female,
  • Sparta Township, 63, male,
  • Franklin Borough, 41, female,
  • Wantage Township, 81, male,
  • Franklin Borough, 48, male,
  • Montague Township, 82, male,
  • Franklin Borough, 55, male,
  • Vernon Township, 76, male,
  • Newton Town, 46, female.

According to the SCDOH the cases per town are:

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  • Andover Borough 1,
  • Andover Township 1,
  • Branchville Borough 1,
  • Byram Township 4,
  • Frankford Township 5,
  • Franklin Borough 3,
  • Freedon Township 2,
  • Green Township 1,
  • Hamburg Borough 2,
  • Hampton Township 2,
  • Hardyston Township 6,
  • Hopatcong Borough 6,
  • Lafayette Township 1,
  • Montague Township 1,
  • Newton Town 7,
  • Ogdensburg Borough 1,
  • Sandyston Township 1,
  • Sparta Township 13,
  • Stanhope Borough 2,
  • Vernon Township 5,
  • Wantage Township 7.

According to the New Jersey Department of Health COVID -19 dashboard, of all of the people who have been tested in the state there are 8,825 positive results and 16,547 negative results. There have been 108 deaths in New Jersey as of March 27. 

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