Paramus Fun Facts
The paramus was built in 1926 and had a huge swimming pool, a convention hall, a dance pavilion, an auditorium, and rides.
Paramus was incorporated as a borough by an act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 2, 1922, based on the results of a referendum held on April 4, 1922 that passed by a vote of 238 for and 10 against.
Paramus is home to Yavneh Academy and Yeshivat Noam, founded in 2001, which are K-8 co-ed Jewish day schools.
The unemployment rate of Paramus was 4% in the year 2008.
Paramus is located at 40°56′50″N 74°04′16″W / 40.947309°N 74.070989°W / 40.947309; -74.070989 (40.947309,-74.070989).
There were about 4,155 mortgages in Paramus in the year 2008 according to data from United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Local blue laws in Paramus were first proposed in 1957, while the Bergen Mall and Garden State Plaza were under construction.
A suburb of New York City, Paramus is located 15 to 20 miles (24 to 32 km) northwest of Midtown Manhattan and approximately 8 miles (13 km) west of Upper Manhattan.
Paramus is located in Bergen County, New Jersey.
Paramus was created from portions of Midland Township, which now exists as Rochelle Park.
There were about 47 foreclosures in Paramus in the year 2008 according to data from United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.
There were 8,681 addresses in Paramus in the year 2008 according to data from United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Population of Paramus was 26,507 in the year 2011.
As of March 23, 2011, there were a total of 16,874 registered voters in Paramus, of which 4,454 (26.4% vs.
Paramus's geo-coordinates are 40.9473° N, 74.071° W.
Paramus is about 27.25 square kilometers with a population of 26,507 in the year 2011.
Paramus is in the Eastern Time Zone.
Sample list of famous people who were born in Paramus:
- David Rivitz ( Actor )
- Dean Friedman ( Songwriter, Singer, Author and Record producer )
- Elaine Zayak
- Lloyd Levin ( Film Producer and Television producer )
- Michael Groveman
- Jim Dray ( American football player )
- Spero Dedes ( Announcer )
- David Olsen
- Bryan Senti ( Film Score Composer )
- Lizabeth Cohen ( Historian, Professor and Author )
- John Robertson ( Athlete )
- Ken Oringer
- John Bartow Prevost
There were 8,076 households in Paramus in the year 2008 according to data from United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Paramus's official website is http://www.paramusborough.org/