In 2020, Passaic County, NJ had a population of 503k people with a median age of 37.3 and a median household income of $73,562. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Passaic County, NJ declined from 503,637 to 502,763, a −0.174% decrease and its median household income grew from $69,688 to $73,562, a 5.56% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Passaic County, NJ are White (Non-Hispanic) (40.7%), White (Hispanic) (19.9%), Other (Hispanic) (15.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.3%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (5.69%).
None of the households in Passaic County, NJ reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
85.7% of the residents in Passaic County, NJ are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Passaic County, NJ are Montclair State University (5,288 degrees awarded in 2020), William Paterson University of New Jersey (2,393 degrees), and Berkeley College-Woodland Park (1,228 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Passaic County, NJ was $352,000, and the homeownership rate was 52.3%.
Most people in Passaic County, NJ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 28 minutes. The average car ownership in Passaic County, NJ was 2 cars per household.