Paramus - Neighborhood Information


Population

Total population 26,403
Male population 13,267
Female population 13,136
Median age 48.50
Median age (male) 46.20
Median age (female) 51.00

Marital status (Number of people who have the following marital status)

Never married 6,263
Married 12,649
Separated 165
Widowed 2,046
Divorced 1,454

Population by age

Under 15 3,991
Age 15 to 24 2,825
Ages 25 to 44 5,373
Ages 45 to 64 7,459
Age 65 and over 6,755

Population mobility

Live in the same house as 1 year ago 23,926
Moved from abroad 109
Moved from a different state 575
Moved from the same county 1,246
Moved from the same state 312

Population by poverty level

Above poverty level 23,762
Below poverty level (daily income under $1.90/day) 851

Employment

White collar 10,867
Blue collar 1,393

Class of worker

Self employed 2,067
Private company 7,831
Not for profit company 799
Government workers 1,563

Households

Total households 8,334
Family households 6,658
Non-family households 1,676
Households with children 2,730
Households without children 5,604
Average people per household 2.96

Education (Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

No high school 771
Some high school 5,503
Some college 4,479
Associate degree 1,292
Bachelors degree 6,635
Graduate degree 3,406

Income/Financial

Average household income $153,500
Median household income $130,273
Median income under 25 $0
Median income 25-44 $161,705
Median income 45-64 $147,950
Median income over 65 $81,354

Housing occupancy

Housing units 8,776
Occupied housing units 8,334
Owner occupied units 6,886
Renter occupied units 1,448
Median housing costs per month $2,267
Median gross rent per month $2,503

Housing by year built

Year built median 1961
Built before 1939 455
Built between 1940 and 1949 706
Built between 1950 and 1959 3,031
Built between 1960 and 1969 1,431
Built between 1970 and 1979 774
Built between 1980 and 1989 389
Built between 1990 and 1999 804
Built between 2000 and 2009 820
Built after 2010 366

Housing mortgage situation

Houses with mortgage 4,189
Houses without mortgage 2,697
Median value with mortgage $648,500
Median value without mortgage $552,200
Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2020 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed. No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.