In 2017, Paterson, NJ had a population of 148k people with a median age of 33.1 and a median household income of $36,106. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Paterson, NJ grew from 146,894 to 147,890, a 0.678% increase and its median household income grew from $34,042 to $36,106, a 6.06% increase.
The population of Paterson, NJ is 60.7% Hispanic or Latino, 25.7% Black or African American Alone, and 8.49% White Alone. 61.7% of the people in Paterson, NJ speak a non-English language, and 81% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Paterson, NJ is $235,500, and the homeownership rate is 26.9%. Most people in Paterson, NJ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Paterson, NJ is 1 car per household.