Paterson, NJ has a population of 146,894 people with a median age of 33 and a median household income of $34,042. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Paterson, NJ declined from 146,987 to 146,894, a 0.06% decrease and its median household income grew from $32,915 to $34,042, a 3.42% increase.
The population of Paterson, NJ is 60.3% Hispanic, 26.2% Black, and 8.61% White. 61.8% of the people in Paterson, NJ speak a non-English language, and 82.2% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Paterson, NJ are Passaic County Community College, with 1,447 graduates, Hohokus School of Trade and Technical Sciences, with 166 graduates, and N/A, with N/A graduates.
The median property value in Paterson, NJ is $236,000, and the homeownership rate is 26.2%. Most people in Paterson, NJ commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23 minutes. The average car ownership in Paterson, NJ is 1 car per household.
Paterson, NJ is a census place located in Passaic County, NJ. It borders Clifton, NJ; Elmwood Park, NJ; Fair Lawn, NJ; Haledon, NJ; Hawthorne, NJ; Prospect Park, NJ; Totowa, NJ; Woodland Park, NJ& 3 more.