About Norwood

About Norwood

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Borough of Norwood 
City Contact Info
Real Estate
Public Schools
Daycare & Nursery Schools
Public Library
Senior Services
Parks & Recreation
Houses of Worship
Exercise & Fitness
Transportation
Medical
Dental
Grocery Stores
Restaurants
Car Dealers
Banks & Finance
Newspapers
Veterinarians
 
 

Borough of Norwood
455 Broadway 
Norwood, NJ  07648
PH:  201-767-7200

Welcome to Norwood 

Over the last fifty years, this town has become one of Bergen County's more affluent bedroom communities. Norwood today responds to all the needs of the residents. It is a rural community, consisting of 2.75 square miles. Its location, ten miles northwest of the George Washington Bridge, gives commuters a convenient route to New York City. The tight-knit community is what attracts many residents to the borough. It is just a lovely place to live, with all of the attributes of a small town, and people extending a helping hand to each other. The borough is mostly residential, with shops and other commercial buildings situated on Livingston Avenue. Split-level homes and a mix of contemporary and Victorian styles dominate the architecture. Expensive colonial and contemporary style homes are available in the recently built Park Place and Rio Vista developments.

Schools: Children attend the Norwood Public School from kindergarten through eighth grade. After eighth grade, students for to Northern Valley Regional High School at old Tappan. The local Parochial School is Holy Family Inter Parochial and a local private school is Inge Lake Nursery School.
Parks and Recreation: Activities include Norwood Little League, football, soccer, girls softball, and basketball. Facilities include 2 local parks, 3 athletic fields, Norwood Swim Club,  ice skating, and summer programs for children.
Houses of Worship: Norwood Presbyterian Church, Episcopal Church of the Holy Communion, Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church.
Town Groups: Senior Citizens Club, Volunteer Ambulance Corps, Optimistic Club, Democratic Club, Women's Club, Girl Scouts & Brownies, American Legion & Auxiliary, Independent Republican Club, Volunteer Fire Dept. and Auxiliary, Knights of Columbus, Boy Scouts & Cub Scouts.
Transportation:  NJ Transit, Red & Tan, Rockland Coaches provide daily bus service to New York City. Travel time to Manhattan averages one hour. There is no train service from Norwood.

Facts/Figures
Population
:   5,751
Zip Code:   07648
Median Income:  $92,447
Map:
Additional Census Info

 

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NORWOOD CONTACT NUMBERS

KEY DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL
Police Chief   201-768-0847
Chief's Secretary   201-784-2964
Tax Collector   201-784-2960
CFO/Treasurer   201-784-2960
Tax Assessor   201-767-7206
Superintendent DPW   201-768-4152
Court Administrator   201-767-7207
Registrar   201-767-7204
County Health Officer   201-599-6216
327 Ridgewood Ave.    
Paramus NJ, 07652    
Construction Official   201-767-7420
Control Person   201-767-7420
Fire Prevention   201-767-7420
Norwood Fire Dept.   201-768-6023
602 Broadway    
Norwood EMS   201-768-4477
Library Director   201-768-9555
Norwood Public Library    
198 Summit Street    
Bus. Admin/Bd. Secy   201-768-6366
Board of Education   201-768-2047 fax
177 Summit Street    

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TIME SAVING FORMS

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REAL ESTATE STATISTICS

Year 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
Avg. sold price 1,135,196 1,221,737 1,260,883 1,147,159 1,070,032 964,875
% Change +18% +7% +3% -9% -7% -10%
 
 
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NORWOOD SCHOOLS

Public Schools 
177 Summit Street
Norwood, New Jersey 07648
Phone: 201.768.6363

State of New Jersey Report Card
District Report 
Board of Education
School Cancellations

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NORWOOD AREA DAYCARE

Kindercare Learning Centers (201) 750-9590 176 Old Tappan Rd, Old Tappan, NJ 07675 
Lily Pond Country Day School
 (201) 664-5606 184 Rivervale Rd, Rivervale, NJ 07675 
Creative Minds Montessori (201) 750-1555 284 Orangeburgh Rd, Old Tappan, NJ 07675 
Prime Time Early Learning Centers (201) 666-0808 Westwood, NJ 07675 
Bergen David Rukin (201) 666-6610 605 Pascack Rd, Westwood, NJ 07675 
Temple Beth El Nursey School (201) 768-3726 -221 Schraalenburgh Rd, Closter, NJ 07624 
Inge Lake Pre-School Kindergarten (201) 767-3735 - 701 Broadway, Norwood, NJ 07648 
Prime Time Child Care Management (201) 666-0808 25 Charles St, Westwood, NJ 07675 
Alexemy (201) 387-0088 315 Garfield St, Haworth, NJ 07641 
YWCA Nursery School (201) 384-3280 276 Haworth Ave, Haworth, NJ 07641

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PUBLIC LIBRARY

Norwood Public Library
198 Summit Street
Norwood, NJ  07648
Phone: 201-768-9555

Search the Catalog
Check Your Library Card Online 
Hours, Holidays, Closings and Directions
 

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SOUTHEAST SENIOR CENTER

The Southeast Senior Center for Independent Living (SESCIL) In 1978, 11 municipalities from the Southeast region of Bergen County, New Jersey (Bogota, Cliffside Park, Edgewater, Englewood, Englewood Cliffs, Fairview, Fort Lee, Leonia, Palisades Park, Ridgefield and Ridgefield Park), created a health project, the Southeast Senior Center for Independent Living (SESCIL), which provides preventive and maintenance health care services to seniors on an individual basis. SESCIL activities include: exercise classes, weight reduction, needlework, water coloring, bridge clubs, Virginia's Garden, music appreciation, and further education.

Cost Free Membership
Low Fee Dentistry
Programs
Services
Newsletter

 

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PARKS & RECREATION

The Borough of  Norwood Recreation Committee meets the first Monday of each month at 8:00 P.M. at Norwood Borough Hall, 455 Broadway in the All Purpose Room. The sports activities and programs sponsored by the Recreation Committee are:

Baseball 12 & under 13 – 16 16 - 18   
Basketbal; 15 - 18 18 & over    
Cheerleading 10 - 12 12 - 14     
Compeitive Dance 10 - 14      
Football 7 - 10 10 - 12 12 - 14  
Soccer 12 & Under 13-15    
Softball 12 & Under 13-16 16-18 18 & up
Teen Social 12 – 18      

Norwood’s Summer Recreation Program is offered to Norwood Residents only. It operates Monday through Friday (rain or shine) from 9:00 A.M. to 12 Noon during the month of July for children entering first grade through sixth grade in September. Watch for flyers regarding exact days and cost per child which will include registration fees.

For specific questions regarding recreation activities, please contact the Director of Recreation, Anthony Plescia, at 201-522-3469.

New Jersey State Parks
Historical Sites

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HOUSES OF WORSHIP

Churches:

Cho Dae Presbyterian Church 100 Rockland Avenue, Norwood, NJ (201) 767-0400 
Church of the Holy Communion
 66 Summit Street, Norwood, NJ (201) 768-0634 
Presbyterian Church-Norwood
 701 Broadway, Norwood, NJ (201) 768-2223 
Immaculate Conception Church
 211 Summit Street, Norwood, NJ (201) 768-1600 
Sdsusa Inc 97 Oak Street, Norwood,
 NJ (201) 750-2114

Synagogues:

 

Temple Emanu-El of Closter 180 Piermont Road, Closter, NJ (201) 750-9997 
Temple Beth El of Northern Valley 221 Schraalenburgh Road, Closter, NJ (201) 768-5112

Congregation Ahavath 240 Broad Avenue, Englewood, NJ (201) 568-1315
East Hill Synagogue 255 Walnut Street, Englewood, NJ (201) 569-4008
Kol Haneshamah 113 Engle Street, Englewood, NJ (201) 816-1611
Congregation Shomrei Emunah 89 Huguenot Avenue, Englewood, NJ (201) 567-9420

 

 

 

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EXERCISE & FITNESS

Bally Total Fitness 
150 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
(201) 871-9600

Pilates Plus 
500 Nordhoff Place, Englewood, NJ
(201) 569-7970

The Training Zone 
200 Sylvan Ave suit 29, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
(201) 655-7673

Tenafly Shukokai Karate 
83 North Summit Street, Tenafly, NJ
(201) 569-5200

Maxfit Cardio Fitness Center 
25 Washington Avenue, Tenafly, NJ

Curves 
506A Cedar Ln., Teaneck, NJ
(201) 287-1150

Spa At Glenpointe 
200 Frank w Burr Boulevard, Teaneck, NJ
(201) 836-5400 ý

Curves 
506A Cedar Ln., Teaneck, NJ
(201) 287-1150

Energy Authentic Pilates 
244 Johnson Avenue, Teaneck, Bergen County, NJ
(201) 836-0457

Spa At Glenpointe 
200 Frank w Burr Boulevard, Teaneck, NJ
(201) 836-5400

Maxfit Cardio Fitness Center 
25 Washington Avenue, Tenafly, NJ
(201) 568-3322

Tenafly Shukokai Karate 
83 North Summit Street, Tenafly, NJ
(201) 569-5200

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TRANSPORTATION

AccuTraffic - Weather forecasts and traffic  conditions.

LINKS:

Buses  (800) 772-2287, Trains & Light Rail
 

E-Z Pass
With E-Z Pass, paying New Jersey tolls is fast and convenient. Just the the E-ZPass Lanes. As you pass through the toll plaza, an antenna electronically erads your account on your E-ZPass tag. Your fee is automatically deducted from your account.
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Three major airports are within 35-45 minutes by car from Englewood Cliffs: Newark Liberty International, JFK International, La Guardia Airport

Air Transportation

 
Motorcycles, Bikes & Boats
 
Motorcycles
 
Commuter Ferry Service

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AREA HOSPITALS AND MEDICAL CENTERS

Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, 350 Engle St, Englewood, NJ (201) 767-9300
Holy Name Medical Center 718 Teaneck Road, Teaneck, NJ (201) 833-3000
Hackensack University Medical Center 30 Prospect Ave, Hackensack, NJ (201) 996-2000

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DENTAL

Lynch Raymond DDS 
510 Broadway, Norwood, NJ
(201) 768-2741

Cattani Linda D DDS 
450 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 768-5288

Galfund Dentistry 
11 Broad Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 768-5697

Roth Paul J DDS 
425 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 784-6700

Northern Valley Family
Dentistry: Galfund Matthew DDS 
11 Broad Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 768-5697

Cosmetic Dental Labortories 
450 Livingston St # 204, Norwood, NJ
(201) 767-3174 ‎

Crystal Dental 
474 Livingston St # 212, Norwood, NJ
(201) 297-7645

Orthodontica PC: Baik Chong Yol DDS 
474 Livingston St # 212, Norwood, NJ
(201) 564-7150

Orthodontica, P.C. 
474 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 564-7150

Old Tappan Family Dentistry
1 Dewolf Road # 102, Old Tappan, NJ
(201) 767-1441

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GROCERY STORES

Whole Foods Market Regional Office
930 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ
(201) 567-2090

ShopRite: Shoprite of Northvale 
246 Livingston St # H, Northvale, NJ
(201) 784-0173

Trader Joe's 
20 Irvington Street, Westwood, NJ
(201) 263-0134

A & P Food Store 
400 Demarest Avenue, Closter, NJ
(201) 784-7180

Woori Mart 
269 Livingston St 
(201) 750-1203

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RESTAURANTS

Dimora Restaurant 
100 Piermont Road, Norwood, NJ
(201) 750-5000

Porterhouse Grill 
595 Broadway, Norwood, NJ
(201) 784-6900

Domino's Pizza 
538 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 784-1111

Soram Korean Restaurant
545 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 768-0878

Pizza Express 
559 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 767-3636

Wild Wasabi 
460 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 767-1300

Cousins Pizza 
450 Livingston St # 1, Norwood, NJ
(201) 767-4300

Carvel Ice Cream 
569 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 768-1860

Hunan Royal
12 Broad Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 767-1770

Friendly's 
435 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 767-7430

Mario's Pizzeia & Etc 
15 Broad Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 767-1366

KFC 
530 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 767-2262

Italian Deli 
10 Broad Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 767-6595

Lily House II Chinese Restaurant 
549 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 767-8686

Ronnie's Hot Bagel & Cafe 
541 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 768-9411

Dah Ree Won Chinese Restaurant 
506 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 784-7405

BBs Chicken 
561 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ
(201) 768-1230

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CAR DEALERS

Parkway Toyota 50 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 944-3300
East Coast Auto Mall 340 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 568-3000
Cadillac Authorized Agency 374 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 568-2750
Hyundai 300 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 816-1230
Volkswagen of America 600 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 894-5498
Fiat Avio 270 Sylvan Ave # 130, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 816-2720
Infiniti of Englewood 227 North Dean Street, Englewood, NJ (201) 568-1200
Benzel-Busch Motor Car Corporation 28 Grand Avenue, Englewood, NJ (201) 567-1400
Englewood Lexus 53 Engle Street, Englewood (201) 568-3900
Infiniti of Englewood 227 North Dean Street, Englewood, NJ (201) 568-1200
Englewood Volvo 186 Engle Street, Englewood, NJ (201) 567-2300
Lexus of Englewood 53 Engle Street, Englewood, NJ (201) 568-3900
Town Motors - Audi Lincoln Mercury Porsche Subaru 138 South Dean Street, Englewood, NJ (201) 568-5200

 

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BANKS & FINANCE

Bank of America 400 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ (800) 432-1000 ‎ 
Chase Bank and ATM 588 Broadway, Norwood, NJ (201) 768-1708 
Chase ATM 588 Broadway, Norwood, NJ (877) 682-4273 
Citibank ATM 450 Livingston Street, Norwood, NJ 

North Jersey Community Bank 301 Sylvan Ave, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 816-8900
PNC Bank 45 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 592-5205
TD Bank 457 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 703-2265
Bank of America 750 E Palisade Ave # 1, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (800) 432-1000
Uniliever Bestfoods Emp Credit Union 800 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 894-7604
Bridge View Bank 457 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 703-2265
New Jersey Community Bank 301 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 816-8900

 

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NEWSPAPERS

New Jersey Newspapers

The Record 
Jersey Journal 
Newark Star Ledger 

 

 

 

 

 

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VETERINARY SERVICES

Englewood Cliffs Veterinary 34 Sylvan Avenue, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (201) 461-8651
Englewood Animal Hospital 43 North Dean Street, Englewood, NJ (201) 568-1751
Englewood Veterinary Center 25 S Van Brunt Street, Englewood, NJ (201) 266-5558

 

 

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