Jersey City is second city in New Jersey to report over…

first_imgCommunityJersey CityNewsPolitics & Policy Jersey City is second city in New Jersey to report over 4,000 cases of COVID-19 By John Heinis – April 23, 2020 1:39 pm 0 Bayonne RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR TAGScoronavirusCOVID-19jersey city city hall SHARE Bayonne man pepper sprayed, arrested after punching cop in the face, authorities say Jersey City is the second city in the State of New Jersey to report over 4,000 cases of COVID-19, behind only Newark, according to the latest data published by the municipality.Photo via jerseycitynj.org.By John Heinis/Hudson County ViewAs of yesterday, there are 4,206 coronavirus cases in Jersey City, and 239 deaths as of Tuesday, according to a data chart compiled by the city government.The chart also says that 19.3 percent of the cases are in the 31 to 40 age bracket and that the average age of the deceased is 66.Newark Mayor Ras Baraka said in a Facebook Live video yesterday that the Brick City 4,458 confirmed coronavirus cases and 307 deaths.The afternoon, the New Jersey Department of Health said there are 99,989 confirmed COVID-19 cases statewide, along with with 5,368 deaths.A breakdown of tallies by county was not immediately available.As of 1:30 p.m., other disclosed tallies per municipality are as follows:Union City – 2,144 cases, 103 deathsNorth Bergen – 1,791 cases, 110 deathsWest New York – 1,353 cases, 67 deathsKearny – 674 cases, 33 deathsBayonne – 572 cases, 41 deaths, 153 recoveriesHoboken – 404 cases, 22 deathsSecaucus – 347 cases, 13 deathsHarrison – 242 cases, 9 deathsWeehawken – 229 cases, 10 deaths, 117 recoveriesGuttenberg – 145 cases, 17 deathsEast Newark – 40 cases, 4 deaths, 36 recoveries Bayonne Bayonne Facebook Twitter Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Previous articleEliminating Jersey City’s Open Space Trust Fund would save taxpayers $1M, mayor saysNext articleHCPO: Jersey City man arrested on aggravated sexual assault charges John Heinis CarePoint Health reaches deal for Cigna Health Insurance to join their network Bayonne man busted with cocaine, heroin, semi-automatic handgun after fleeing from copslast_img read more