In 2019, Paterson, NJ had a population of 146k people with a median age of 33.5 and a median household income of $41,360. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Paterson, NJ declined from 145,800 to 145,710, a −0.0617% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,282 to $41,360, a 5.29% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Paterson, NJ are Other (Hispanic) (34.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (24.8%), White (Hispanic) (21.8%), White (Non-Hispanic) (8.46%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.53%). 0% of the households in Paterson, NJ speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
79.2% of the residents in Paterson, NJ are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Paterson, NJ was $244,200, and the homeownership rate was 26.1%. Most people in Paterson, NJ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Paterson, NJ was 1 car per household.