paramus Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 723 4.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 4,763 26.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 3,009 16.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 6,109 34.2 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3,233 18.1 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 16,606 93.1 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,544 47.9 % 47.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 26,760 - -
19 years old and under 5,871 21.9 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 6,905 25.8 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 7,992 29.9 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 5,992 22.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 15,477 85.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,763 9.8 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 801 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,828 28.1 % 33.5 %
Married 6,328 62.8 % 50.5 %
Separated 29 0.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 891 8.8 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 8,854 - -
Occupied Housing Units 8,470 95.7 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 384 4.3 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 7,697 86.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 304 3.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 342 3.9 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 89 1.0 % 4.5 %
10 to 19 Units 19 0.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 403 4.6 % 8.8 %
Built 1990 to 1999 558 6.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 352 4.0 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 683 7.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 2,009 22.7 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 3,639 41.1 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 533 6.0 % 13.0 %
Electric 402 4.5 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 392 4.4 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 7,607 85.9 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 42 0.5 % 4.1 %
Wood 10 0.1 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 9 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 8 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 18,266 69.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 591 2.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 13 0.0 % 0.8 %
Asian 6,762 25.8 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 581 2.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 100,272 55,775
Median Family Income 118,960 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 42,105 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 52.55 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.01 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 20.85
    [CDD] 0.02
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