Latest Data (2017)
Population 27,032
Nationwide Rank 1388

Quick Facts

Paramus, New Jersey is the 1,388th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Paramus, New Jersey is a borough.

Paramus, New Jersey is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Paramus had its largest population ever.

Paramus, New Jersey's growth is about average. 56% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Paramus, New Jersey Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1378 Eureka, California 27,177 4.2%
1379 Allen Park, Michigan 27,156 -7.8%
1380 Lindenhurst, New York 27,153 -2.4%
1381 Belmont, California 27,140 8.2%
1382 Gladstone, Missouri 27,140 2.8%
1383 Easton, Pennsylvania 27,109 3.3%
1384 Lemon Grove, California 27,108 8.6%
1385 Horn Lake, Mississippi 27,095 34.4%
1386 New London, Connecticut 27,072 3.3%
1387 Wheeling, West Virginia 27,066 -13.5%
1388 Paramus, New Jersey 27,032 4.9%
1389 Maryland Heights, Missouri 26,996 -0.5%
1390 Wasco, California 26,994 26.5%
1391 Winona, Minnesota 26,928 -0.6%
1392 McHenry, Illinois 26,911 23.3%
1393 Garden City, Kansas 26,895 -5.6%
1394 Bristol, Tennessee 26,842 5.5%
1395 Yukon, Oklahoma 26,830 27.4%
1396 Carrollton, Georgia 26,815 34.0%
1397 Shoreview, Minnesota 26,794 2.7%
1398 Norco, California 26,761 9.9%

Similarly Sized Cities In New Jersey

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
733 Perth Amboy 52,823 11.5%
751 Plainfield 51,327 7.2%
846 Sayreville 45,325 11.8%
847 Hackensack 45,248 5.6%
884 Linden 43,056 9.1%
896 Kearny 42,670 5.3%
1002 Atlantic City 38,429 -4.9%
1018 Fort Lee 37,907 6.2%
1136 Fair Lawn 33,710 6.5%
1182 Garfield 32,393 8.7%
1197 Princeton 31,822 134.7%
1237 Long Branch 30,762 -2.1%
1252 Westfield 30,433 2.5%
1262 Rahway 30,131 13.5%
1300 Englewood 29,112 11.1%
1345 Bergenfield 27,927 6.4%
1346 Millville 27,918 4.0%
1388 Paramus 27,032 4.9%
1459 Ridgewood 25,692 3.0%
1494 Cliffside Park 25,142 9.3%
1507 Lodi 24,961 4.1%
1539 Bridgeton 24,505 7.7%
1543 South Plainfield 24,435 11.7%
1566 Carteret 24,084 15.5%
1663 Summit 22,323 5.6%
1678 North Plainfield 22,060 1.4%
1682 Roselle 21,976 3.1%
1745 Palisades Park 20,988 22.3%
1765 Pleasantville 20,732 9.1%
1791 Elmwood Park 20,429 7.9%
1808 Secaucus 20,215 26.9%
1819 Glassboro 20,011 4.9%
1891 Hawthorne 19,101 4.8%
1898 Morristown 19,037 3.8%
1918 Rutherford 18,782 3.7%
1931 Point Pleasant 18,651 -3.4%
1968 Dover 18,232 0.3%
1986 Dumont 17,998 2.8%
2003 Tinton Falls 17,789 6.3%
2018 Harrison 17,643 22.3%
2036 Lindenwold 17,471 0.4%
2075 New Milford 16,868 2.9%
2132 South River 16,349 6.2%
2169 Madison 16,033 3.7%
2173 North Arlington 16,009 5.4%
2195 Asbury Park 15,767 -7.1%
2253 Ramsey 15,242 6.0%
2283 Tenafly 14,900 7.8%
2320 Fairview 14,537 9.5%
2327 Phillipsburg 14,459 -4.6%
2336 Hammonton 14,369 13.8%
2340 Metuchen 14,349 11.3%
2342 Hopatcong 14,298 -10.0%
2356 Highland Park 14,164 1.0%
2371 Collingswood 14,027 -1.9%
2399 Middlesex 13,867 0.9%
2405 Roselle Park 13,821 4.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 27,032 1,388
2016 26,880 1,389
2015 26,974 1,379
2014 26,832 1,381
2013 26,674 1,377
2012 26,532 1,372
2011 26,456 1,364
2010 26,342 1,353
2009 26,137 1,345
2008 26,015 1,344
2007 25,982 1,331
2006 25,988 1,318
2005 26,104 1,291
2004 26,234 1,273
2003 26,230 1,259
2002 26,073 1,251
2001 25,836 1,258
2000 25,767 1,254
1990 24,946 1,115