paterson Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 15,919 20.6 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 38,306 49.6 % 32.6 %
Some College 14,588 18.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 6,386 8.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,987 2.6 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 54,030 70.0 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 7,024 9.1 % 9.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 147,757 - -
19 years old and under 43,577 29.5 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 53,129 36.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 34,657 23.5 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 16,394 11.1 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 54,248 42.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 69,315 54.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 3,144 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 28,990 52.4 % 33.5 %
Married 18,846 34.1 % 50.5 %
Separated 2,341 4.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 5,145 9.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 50,600 - -
Occupied Housing Units 43,147 85.3 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 7,453 14.7 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 7,024 13.9 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,116 4.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 19,068 37.7 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 8,229 16.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 3,934 7.8 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 3,058 6.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 7,101 14.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 70 0.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,439 2.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,602 5.1 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 6,047 12.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 7,228 14.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 17,777 35.1 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 10,991 21.7 % 13.0 %
Electric 5,613 11.1 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,193 2.4 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 35,902 71.0 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 341 0.7 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 21 0.0 % 0.4 %
None 77 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 44,849 32.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 38,159 27.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 245 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 7,930 5.8 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 45,431 33.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 31,552 55,775
Median Family Income 37,547 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 15,633 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 51.61 %
  • Temperature 51.72 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.92 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 22.25
    [CDD] 0.02
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.21 %
6.0 0.04 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com