paramus Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 856 4.8 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 4,499 25.4 % 32.8 %
Some College 2,984 16.8 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 5,967 33.6 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,427 19.3 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 16,385 92.4 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,565 48.3 % 48.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 26,612 - -
19 years old and under 5,946 22.3 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 6,909 26.0 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 7,649 28.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 6,108 23.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 15,279 88.0 % 84.8 %
Spanish 1,379 7.9 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 712 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,802 27.8 % 33.2 %
Married 6,433 63.9 % 50.6 %
Separated 53 0.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 782 7.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,751 - -
Occupied Housing Units 8,435 96.4 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 316 3.6 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 7,563 86.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 325 3.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 337 3.9 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 46 0.5 % 4.5 %
10 to 19 Units 38 0.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 442 5.1 % 8.7 %
Built 1990 to 1999 500 5.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 410 4.7 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 632 7.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,995 22.8 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,673 42.0 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 508 5.8 % 13.1 %
Electric 413 4.7 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 341 3.9 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 7,597 86.8 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 54 0.6 % 4.2 %
Wood 12 0.1 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 10 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 8 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 18,216 69.7 % 75.7 %
African-American 524 2.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 19 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 6,791 26.0 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 584 2.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 96,454 53,657
Median Family Income 114,250 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 41,157 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 67.74 %
  • Temperature 85.24 ℉
  • Rainfall 6.24 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.07
    [CDD] 10.9
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.21 %
6.0 0.04 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com