In 2017, Passaic County, NJ had a population of 513k people with a median age of 36.9 and a median household income of $64,233. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Passaic County, NJ grew from 507,945 to 512,607, a 0.918% increase and its median household income grew from $62,016 to $64,233, a 3.57% increase.
The population of Passaic County, NJ is 41.9% Hispanic or Latino, 40.7% White Alone, and 10.5% Black or African American Alone. 48.5% of the people in Passaic County, NJ speak a non-English language, and 84.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Passaic County, NJ are William Paterson University of New Jersey (2,557 degrees awarded in 2016), Passaic County Community College (1,266 degrees), and Berkeley College-Woodland Park (1,242 degrees).
The median property value in Passaic County, NJ is $334,100, and the homeownership rate is 51.9%. Most people in Passaic County, NJ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Passaic County, NJ is 2 cars per household.