Introduction to Fair Lawn, New Jersey
Fair Lawn, New Jersey, in Bergen county, is 2 miles E of Paterson, New Jersey and 14 miles N of Newark, New Jersey. The town is included in the Bergen - Passaic metropolitan area. As of the year 2000 census, 31,637 people lived in Fair Lawn.
Fair Lawn History
Fair Lawn was originally known as Slooterdam. Fair Lawn was named after the Estate of David Acker. Fair Lawn was incorporated on 6 March, 1924.
Fair Lawn and nearby Attractions
- Cadmus House
- Bergen County Zoological Park
- Bergen Museum
- New Jersey Botanical Garden
- Battery Park
Things To Do In Fair Lawn
Fair Lawn offers a number of recreational facilities both for its residents and visitors. One can enjoy leisure time at the local parks and historical sites. In addition, the town features a bowling alley, tennis courts, basketball courts, a golf course, restaurants and shopping areas.
Fair Lawn Transportation
International air transportation is available from Newark International Airport.
Fair Lawn Higher Education
Bergen Community College is nearby.