About Paramus

About Paramus

 

On April 4, 1922, the Borough was incorporated. It is a residential community and a retail center for the surrounding region. Located here are several large retail shopping malls and a community college. Paramus occupies 10.573 square miles, 6,767 acres. It is the second largest among 70 municipalities in Bergen County.

Paramus Borough Hall
1 Jockish Square, Paramus. Tel: (201) 265-2100

Population: 26,686
Zip code: 07652
Median Family income: $98,632

Paramus Post Office
33 E Midland Ave, Paramus. Tel: 201-262-7635

Paramus Public Library
239 W Midland Ave, Paramus. Tel: (201) 444-4911

Map of Paramus
 

Public Schools

Memorial Elementary School  
203 E Midland Ave, Paramus. Tel:(201) 261-7800

Midland Elementary School  
241 W Midland Ave, Paramus. Tel:(201) 261-7800

Parkway Elementary School  
145 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus. Tel:(201) 261-7800

Ridge Ranch Elementary School  
345 Lockwood Dr, Paramus. Tel:(201) 261-1538

Stony Lane Elementary School
110 W Ridgewood Ave, Paramus. Tel: (201) 261-7800

East Brook Middle School
190 Spring Valley Rd, Paramus. Tel: (201) 261-7800 x8114

West Brook Middle School
560 Roosevelt Blvd, Paramus. Tel: (201) 261-7800

Paramus High School
99 E. Century Rd, Paramus. Tel: (201) 261-7800

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Daycare & Nursery Schools

Emma Day Care Center in Paramus
49 E Midland Ave, Paramus. Tel: (201) 614-4144

Turrell Child Care & Early Learning Center  
200 Robin Rd, Paramus. Tel: (201) 261-2800

Prime Time Early Learning Center
650 From Rd #185, Paramus. Tel: (201) 261-0090

Paramus KinderCare
411 Sette Dr, Paramus. Tel: (201) 634-1893

Bell's Little Learners
70 Spring Valley Rd, Paramus. Tel: (201) 843-9292

Jumpinjax
600 Winters Ave, Paramus. Tel:(201) 261-3000

Gan Aviv Paramus  
19-00 Pollitt Dr, Fair Lawn. Tel:(201) 509-8989

Gan Iris Nursery School
11-16 Plaza Rd, Fair Lawn. Tel: (201) 475-8880

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Parks & Recreation
 

Paramus Recreation

Van Saun County Park
County park with multiple trails, tennis courts & picnic areas plus a playground, carousal & zoo.
216 Forest Ave, Paramus. Tel:(201) 262-3771

Petruska Park
475 N Farview Ave, Paramus. Tel: (201) 265-2100

Constitution Grove Park

Saddle River Park
Dunkerhook Rd, Paramus. Tel:(201) 444-1117

Cliff Gennarelli-Paramus Sports-Plex
Garden State Plaza Pkwy, Paramus. Tel:(201) 265-2100

Senior Citizen Activity Center

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Medical
 

Bergen Regional Medical Center
230 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus. Tel: (201) 967-4000

The Valley Hospital
223 N. Van Dien Ave, Ridgewood. Tel: (201) 447-8000

CityMD
Urgent Care Facility
282 Route 4 East, Paramus. Tel:(551) 222-0800

Hospital for Special Surgery Paramus Outpatient Center
140 E Ridgewood Ave #175s, Paramus. Tel:(201) 599-8000

Englewood Hospital
350 Engle St, Englewood. Tel: (201) 894-3000

Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Ave, Hackensack. Tel: (201) 996-2000 

Holy Name Hospital
718 Teaneck Rd, Teaneck. Tel: (201) 833-3000

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Houses Of  Worship

Churches:

Our Lady the Visitation
Catholic Church
234 N Farview Ave, Paramus. Tel:(201) 261-6080

St Matthew's Episcopal Church
Episcopal Church
167 Spring Valley Rd Ste 1, Paramus. Tel:(201) 262-5286

Church of Jesus
30 Glen Ave, Paramus. Tel:(201) 652-3339

Synagogues:

Congregation Beth Tefillah
452 Forest Ave, Paramus. Tel:(201) 265-4100

Jewish Community Center of Paramus / Congregation Beth Tikvah
304 E Midland Ave, Paramus. Tel:(201) 262-7691

Khal Adas Yeshurun of Paramus
140 Arnot Pl, Paramus. Tel:(201) 967-9898

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Transportation
 

Bus lines

New Jersey Transit 155, 165P, 168 runs to Port Authority in Manhattan averaging 50 minutes.

For more information click here

Train 

There is no train service between Paramus & Manhattan.

Airports 
Three major airports located in the metropolitan area:
Newark Liberty International, JFK International, La Guardia Airport

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Restaurants
 

For recommended restaurants in Paramus click here.

 

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Grocery Stores
 
ShopRite
224 Rt 4 E, Paramus. Tel: (201) 843-6616

Fairway Market Paramus
Fashion Center Paramus, 30 E Ridgewood Ave, Paramus. Tel: (201) 444-5455

Whole Foods Market
The Outlets at Bergen Town Center, 300 Bergen Town Center, Paramus. Tel: (201) 226-1244

Trader Joe's
404 N Rte 17, Paramus. Tel: (201) 265-9624

Harold's Kosher Market
67 E Ridgewood Ave A, Paramus. Tel:(201) 262-0030

 

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Utilities & Services
 

Public Utilities
PSE&G (gas/electric)

Rockland Electric

Suez (water)

Other Services

Verizon (phone/Internet)

Cabelvision (Optimum)

Time Warner Cable

 

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Veterinarians
 

Farview Animal Clinic paramus
429 N Farview Ave, Paramus. Tel: (201) 967-1882

Oradell Animal Hospital
580 Winters Ave, Paramus. Tel: (201) 262-0010

Banfield Pet Hospital
60 Route 17 North, Paramus. Tel: (201) 845-5575

BluePearl Veterinary Partners
545 NJ-17, Paramus. Tel: (201) 527-6699

Contact Information

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130 Dean Drive
Tenafly NJ 07670
Direct Line: 201-227-2045
Cell: 201-665-5558
Fax: 201-567-3220