In 2020, Paterson, NJ had a population of 145k people with a median age of 33.4 and a median household income of $45,141. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Paterson, NJ declined from 145,710 to 145,484, a −0.155% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,360 to $45,141, a 9.14% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Paterson, NJ are Other (Hispanic) (34.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (24.5%), White (Hispanic) (18.9%), White (Non-Hispanic) (8.31%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (6.94%).
None of the households in Paterson, 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.
78.3% of the residents in Paterson, NJ are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Paterson, NJ was $257,700, and the homeownership rate was 26%.
Most people in Paterson, NJ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Paterson, NJ was 1 car per household.