Nestled in central Bergen County, Dumont offers close proximity to major urban amenities, a small-town spirit, quiet neighborhoods along tree-lined streets, and limited industrial and commercial activity. The primarily residential community provides a pleasing housing selecting of well-kept older homes situated in established neighborhoods as well as newer construction in a variety of architectural styles. Expanded amenities and services and some of the finest shopping in the nation are available in nearby Paramus. Transportation efficiencies include access to Route 17, Route 4, and the Garden State Parkway. Commuter bus service is available to New York City and Hackensack. In addition to the public and private sports facilities in this area, local parks and recreation departments offer a wide range of recreational programs, sports leagues, and supervised activities for all ages.