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Paterson at a Glance

Paterson has a total population of 149,222, of which 44,437 are children under the age of 18 and 12,399 are seniors 65 and older. The median age is 30.5.

Total Population:
149,222
Median Age:
30.5
Males:
72,473 (48.6%)
Female:
76,749 (51.4%)
Children (0-17):
44,437 (29.8%)
Adults (18-64):
92,386 (61.9%)
Seniors (65+):
12,399 (8.3%)
Age Breakdown:
Breakdown of age groups in Paterson
Married:
51,609 (34.6%)
Divorced:
9,231 (6.2%)
Marriage Breakdown:
Breakdown of marriage in Paterson
Hispanic Ethnicity:
74,774 (50.11%)
White:
45,913 (30.77%)
African American:
49,095 (32.90%)
Asian:
2,831 (1.90%)
Pacific Islander:
84 (0.06%)
Indian:
901 (0.60%)
Other:
41,184 (27.60%)
Two or More:
9,214 (6.17%)
Racial Breakdown:
Breakdown of race in Paterson

Health

The average number of disabilities per resident is 0.47, which does not include institutionalized individuals.

Disabilities:
0.47 (Per Capita)
Dialysis Centers:
2
Doctors:
561
Home Agencies:
0
Hospitals:
2
Nursing Homes:
2
Medical Suppliers:
37
Rehab Centers:
9

Wealth

The median family income is $35,420 while the median household income is $32,778. Roughly 21.76% of the population live in poverty.

Family Income:
$35,420
Household Income:
$32,778
In Poverty:
21.76%

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