In 2018, Paterson, NJ had a population of 146k people with a median age of 33.3 and a median household income of $39,282. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Paterson, NJ declined from 147,890 to 145,800, a -1.41% decrease and its median household income grew from $36,106 to $39,282, a 8.8% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Paterson, NJ are Other (Hispanic) (35.3%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (24.9%), White (Hispanic) (20.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (9.16%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (3.77%). 0% of the people in Paterson, NJ speak a non-English language, and 80.4% are U.S. citizens.
In 2018, the median property value in Paterson, NJ was $237,500, and the homeownership rate was 26.3%. Most people in Paterson, NJ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Paterson, NJ was 1 car per household.