Paramus Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Paramus Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 26,503 -0.4%
Male Population 13,134 1.1%
Female Population 13,369 -1.9%
Male Population 49.56 %
Female Population 50.44 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 47.5 1.5%
Citizen US Born 18,120 -0.8%
Citizen not US Born 6,490 2.6%
Not Citizen 1,893 -6.2%
Citizen US Born 68.37 %
Citizen not US Born 24.49 %
Not Citizen 7.14 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 142 -17.9%
Moved from Same Country 1,308 -7.2%
Moved from Same State 321 18.0%
Moved from Different State 541 133.2%
Same House as Last Year 23,983 -1.5%
Moved from Abroad 0.54 %
Moved from Same Country 4.97 %
Moved from Same State 1.22 %
Moved from Different State 2.06 %
Same House as Last Year 91.21 %

Occupational Employment in Paramus top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 11,570 3.0%
Blue Collar 1,146 -8.3%
White Collar 90.99 %
Blue Collar 9.01 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 2,362 11.6%
Private Companies 8,124 2.5%
Governmental Workers 1,341 -11.7%
Not for Profit Companies 889 -4.0%
Self Employees 18.58 %
Private Companies 63.89 %
Governmental Workers 10.55 %
Not for Profit Companies 6.99 %

Number of Households in Paramus top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 8,232 -0.9%
Average People Per Household 3 0.3%
Family Households 6,657 0.2%
Non-family Households 1,575 -5.5%
Family Households 80.87 %
Non-family Households 19.13 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 2,846 0.1%
Households without Children 5,386 -1.5%
Households with Children 34.57 %
Households without Children 65.43 %

Median and Average Income in Paramus top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $153,396.00 7.4%
Median Household Income $128,306.00 9.6%
People below Poverty Level 735 26.5%
People above Poverty Level 23,966 -1.4%

Housing in Paramus top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 8,766 0.0%
Median Year Built 1961 0.0%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 407 -2.2%
Built between 1940 and 1949 716 24.1%
Built between 1950 and 1959 3,170 -1.8%
Built between 1960 and 1969 1,579 -14.3%
Built between 1970 and 1979 639 4.2%
Built between 1980 and 1989 329 -11.8%
Built between 1990 and 1999 810 21.6%
Built between 2000 and 2009 820 4.3%
Built in 2010 or Later 296 12.1%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 8,232 -0.9%
Owner Occupied 7,069 -1.7%
Renter Occupied 1,163 3.8%
Owner Occupied 85.87 %
Renter Occupied 14.13 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 4,137 -0.7%
Without Mortgage 2,932 -3.1%
Median Value with Mortgage $636,400.00 0.6%
Median Value without Mortgage $544,600.00 4.2%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,981.00 0.9%
With Mortgage 58.52 %
Without Mortgage 41.48 %

Paramus Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 853 -6.0%
Some High School 5,545 -4.9%
Some College 4,175 3.9%
Associate Degree 1,221 0.2%
Bachelor's Degree 6,600 1.6%
No High School 3.98 %
Some High School 25.87 %
Some College 17.66 %
Associate Degree 5.7 %
Bachelor's Degree 30.8 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Paramus top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 6,244 -0.4%
Married 12,946 -0.5%
Separated 164 -13.2%
Widowed 2,151 -1.1%
Divorced 1,260 7.9%
Never Married 27.63 %
Married 57.28 %
Separated 0.73 %
Widowed 9.52 %
Divorced 5.57 %

Means of Transport to Work in Paramus top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 9,870 2.2%
Bus or TrolleyBus 930 -17.6%
Subway or Elevated 347 N/A
Railroad 0 -100.0%
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 0 N/A
Motorcycle 0 N/A
TaxiCab 0 N/A
Walk 111 11.0%

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

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.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 07652

Recently added listings in Paramus top

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Paramus is an area in Central Bergen,Bergen County,New Jersey with a population of 26,503. There are 13,134 male residents living in Paramus and 13,369 female residents. The total number of households is 8,232 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 48 with 12,946 people being married and 9,819 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 90.99% white collar employees and 9.01% blue collar employees in Paramus..
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