Every community has their own structure, curriculum and culture. Finding the right fit can be a challenge but we have the resources to help you make an educated decision.
Bergen County is home to 70 municipalities each with its own or shared school district. IN total there are 284 public schools serving approximately 135,829 students.
Our students score very well on standardized tests and go on to attend some of the finest colleges and universities in the country.
Bergen County is home to a diverse group of private schools. From pre schools to parochial to elite private schools in all Bergen County is home to 182 private schools serving about 30,515 students.
Thousands of Bergen County residents rely on public transportation to get to employment in Manhattan. It’s actually a main reason many find themselves living in Bergen County, our easy access to NYC.
The method of transportation depends greatly on your final destination.
Bergen County is home to Interstates 80, 95 (New Jersey Turnpike), and 87 along with the Garden State Parkway, and Palisades Interstate Parkway which connect Bergen with New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and beyond. The county also includes many other state, county, and local roads combining for about 3,000 miles of roads.
One of the main means of transportation for commuters is mass transportation provided by New Jersey Transit and the New Jersey/New York Port Authority. Bus service is available with easy access to New York City as well as private bus service to all parts of the county. Train lines intersect the area with stations throughout the county. The Bergen County Line and Pascack Valley Line service the county.
Bergen County is also home to Teterboro Airport operated by the Port Authority of NY and NJ. This airport is for smaller aircraft, mainly private jets. For more commercial travel Newark Liberty Airport, John F Kennedy Airport, and LaGuardia Airport are short distances away.
|Town||Station||Approx Time to Penn||Line|
|Rutherford||Rutherford Station||30||Bergen County Line|
|Wood Ridge||Wood Ridge Station||31||Spring Valley|
|Teterboro||Teterboro Station||35||Spring Valley|
|Hackensack||Essex Street Stattion||38||Spring Valley|
|Garfield||Garfield||39||Bergen County Line|
|Fair Lawn||Radburn||40||Bergen County Line|
|Hackensack||Anderson Streeet Station||41||Spring Valley|
|Glen Rock||Glen Rock Main Line||42||Main Line|
|Garfield||Plauderville||43||Bergen County Line|
|Glen Rock||Glen Rock Borough||44||Bergen County Line|
|River Edge||New Bridge Landing Station||45||Spring Valley|
|Fair Lawn||Broadway||48||Bergen County Line|
|Ridgewood||Ridgewood Station||48||Main Line|
|River Edge||River Edge Station||49||Spring Valley|
|Ho Ho Kus||Ho Ho Kus Station||50||Main Line|
|Ramsey||Route 17||50||Main Line|
|Oradell||Oradell Station||53||Spring Valley|
|Waldwick||Waldwick Station||54||Main Line|
|Emerson||Emerson Station||56||Spring Valley|
|Allendale||Allendale station||58||Main Line|
|Ramsey||Ramsey Main St||61||Main Line|
|Weswood||Westwood Station||64||Spring Valley|
|Hillsdale||Hillsdale Station||67||Spring Valley|
|Woodcliff Lake||Woodcliff Lake Station||67||Spring Valley|
|Mahwah||Mahwah Station||69||Main Line|
|Park Ridge||Park Ridge Station||72||Spring Valley|
|Montvale||Montvale Station||75||Spring Valley|
Living in Bergen County offers almost too may options for things to do. Fine dining? Rock climbing? Dinner and a movie? Professional sports? Bergen definitely has it all.
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