Paramus Information

Paramus Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Paramus, NJ

General Paramus Information

State: New Jersey

County: Bergen County

Close cities: Emerson, NJ, Glen Rock, NJ, New Milford, NJ, Oradell, NJ, Ridgewood, NJ, Maywood, NJ, River Edge, NJ, Fair Lawn, NJ, Washington Township, NJ, Rochelle Park, NJ, Saddle Brook, NJ

Paramus Population (census data)
Total 26,278 (+2.0% since 2000)
Male 12,759 (48.6%)
Female 13,519 (51.4%)

Population Density: 2,509 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 138.7 (US Avg is 100)

Paramus Elevation: 56 feet above sea level

Land Area: 10.5 square miles

Median Household Income: $94,887

Zip Codes: 07652, and 07653.

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Paramus Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (75.5%)
  • Hispanic (4.9%)
  • Korean (4.8%)
  • Asian Indian (4.5%)
  • Chinese (3.9%)
  • Filipino (2.2%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Japanese (1.2%)
  • Black (1.1%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
  • Other Asian (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Italian (23.8%)
  • Irish (14.4%)
  • German (12.6%)
  • Polish (6.8%)
  • Russian (4.2%)
  • United States (4.2%)
Foriegn Born: 6,462 people (24.6%)
  • Asia (72.6%)
  • Europe (27.4%)

Paramus School Information

High Schools
Paramus High (East Century Road, Paramus, NJ, 07652 - Paramus District)
Middle Schools
East Brook Middle (190 Spring Valley Road, Paramus, NJ, 07652 - Paramus District)
West Brook Middle (Roosevelt Boulevard, Paramus, NJ, 07652 - Paramus District)
Other/Private Schools
Memorial (East 203 Midland Avenue, Paramus, NJ, 07652 - Paramus District)
Midland School (241 West Midland Avenue, Paramus, NJ, 07652 - Paramus District)
Parkway (Oradell Avenue, Paramus, NJ, 07652 - Paramus District)
Ridge Ranch (Rockwood Drive, Paramus, NJ, 07652 - Paramus District)
Stony Lane (E Ridgewood Avenue, Paramus, NJ, 07652 - Paramus District)
Technical School-Paramus (E 285 Pascack Road, Paramus, NJ, 07652 - Bergen County Vocational District)
Vocational-Paramus-Special Need (E 275 Pascack Road, Paramus, NJ, 07652 - Bergen County Vocational District)

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