Waldwick is a small borough with a population of only 9,625 and a total area of 2 square miles. Because of its size, Waldwick is a tight-knit community.

Shopping & Dining

Waldwick's small downtown underwent a revitilization and beautification in the past few years. Here you can find franchised establishments, such as The Little Gym and Boston Market, as well as locally owned stores and restaurants. Home Hardware is one of a very few stores open on Sundays to accommodate your home improvement needs.

Getting Around

Waldwick is served by New Jersey Transit at the Waldwick train station. The station is served by both the Bergen County Line and Main Line, which run north-south to Hoboken Terminal with connections via the Secaucus Junction transfer station to New York Penn Station and to other NJ Transit rail service. Bus service to the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Midtown Manhattan is available via Short Line.


Students in pre-Kindergarten through twelfth grade are educated in the Waldwick Public School District, consisting of two elementary, one middle and one high school. During the 2009-10 school year, Julia A. Traphagen School was awarded the Blue Ribbon School Award of Excellence by the USDOE. In addition, Waldwick is home of the Waldwick Seventh-day Adventist School; The Village School, a Montessori school for minors until 8th grade; and The Forum School, which is an alternative school for developmentally disabled minors.


There is no shortage of community organizations in Waldwick. The most well known may be the Waldwick Community Alliance, which hosts the popular Annual Car Show & Concert.

Parks & Recreation

This small borough manages to squeeze in five parks. Residents also enjoy a Municipal Pool where swimming lessons are offered. Next to the pool is the Oval, a amphitheater that hosts a Summer Concert Series. If you're looking for an indoor option, check out Superdome Sports - an indoor turf field that hosts camps, leagues and lessons.


Borough of Waldwick

Waldwick Public Library
Waldwick Parks & Recreation
Waldwick School District
Waldwick Local Organizations
Waldwick Chamber of Commerce

Area Listings

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Updated: 25th April, 2024 5:25 AM (UTC).