Fort Lee

About the Town

Otherwise known as "Hollywood on the Hudson" for its history of film making, Fort Lee is 2.50 square miles bordered on the north by Englewood Cliffs, on the south by Cliffside Park, on the west by Englewood and Palisades Park and on the east by the Hudson River with its panoramic views of New York City. Despite its rapid commercial and population growth, Fort Lee still retains the charm one expects to find in a small town. The town has a combination of attractive features. Moreover, Fort Lee’s Ethnic & Cultural Heritage have been greatly diversified and arrivals from all nations are settling in the borough.

Population: 37,830

Median Household Income: $70,496

Median home value: $548,800

Fort Lee Borough Hall

309 Main St, Fort Lee. Tel: (201) 592-3500

Public Schools

Elementary School no. 1

250 Hoym St, Tel: (201) 585-4620 

Elementary School no. 2

2047 Jones Rd, Tel: (201) 585-4630 

Elementary School no. 3

2047 Jones Rd, Tel: (201) 585-4630

Elementary School no. 4

1193 Anderson Ave, Tel: (201) 585-4650 

Lewis F. Cole Middle School

467 Stillwell Ave, Tel: (201) 585-4660 

Fort Lee High School

3000 Lamoine Ave, Tel: (201) 585-4675

Parks & Recreation

Fort Lee Community Center

1355 Inwood Terr, Fort Lee. Tel: (201) 592-4699

Fort Lee Youth Center

2265 Lemoine Ave, Fort Lee. Tel: (201) 592-3755 

Fort Lee Recreation Center

Bottom of Stillwell Avenue (at William T. Birch Park), Fort Lee. Tel: (201) 592-3630 

Fort Lee Historic Park

a 33-acre cliff-top park area with scenic overlooks, a reconstructed Revolutionary War encampment, and a Visitor Center. The entrance to Fort Lee Historic Park is on Hudson Terrace immediately south of the George Washington Bridge. 

William T. Birch Park

8th Street (off of Stillwell Ave), Fort Lee.

Constitution Park

Between Fletcher Avenue & Lewis Street & Linwood Ave, Fort Lee. Tel: (201) 592-3750

Grocery Stores

Acme Markets

2160 Lemoine Ave, Fort Lee. Tel: (201) 944-1145 

ShopRite Supermarket

40 Nathaniel Pl, Englewood. Tel: (201) 816-8330 

Cafasso’s Fairway Market

1214 Anderson Ave, Fort Lee. Tel: (201) 224-7900 

H Mart

112 Linwood Plaza, Ste 130, Fort Lee. Tel: (201) 947-7800 

Trader Joe’s

715 River Rd, Edgewater. Tel: (201) 945-5932 

Whole Foods Market

905 River Rd, Edgewater. Tel: (201) 941-4000