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

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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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

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


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


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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Bus lines

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

For more information click here


There is no train service between Paramus & Manhattan.

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

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For recommended restaurants in Paramus click here.


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Grocery Stores
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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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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