paterson Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 13,973 17.6 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 40,476 50.9 % 32.2 %
Some College 15,396 19.4 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 7,886 9.9 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,788 2.2 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 57,095 71.8 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 8,111 10.2 % 10.2 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 147,011 - -
19 years old and under 40,907 27.8 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 52,650 35.8 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 35,465 24.1 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 17,989 12.2 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 50,250 39.2 % 84.4 %
Spanish 73,792 57.6 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 4,163 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 29,377 52.7 % 33.6 %
Married 18,344 32.9 % 50.4 %
Separated 3,010 5.4 % 2.5 %
Divorced 5,056 9.1 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 51,643 - -
Occupied Housing Units 46,531 90.1 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 5,112 9.9 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 8,390 16.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,090 4.0 % 5.9 %
2-Units 15,591 30.2 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 11,812 22.9 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 3,994 7.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 2,398 4.6 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 7,368 14.3 % 9.0 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,855 7.5 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,279 2.5 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 4,896 9.5 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 4,852 9.4 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 19,777 38.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 13,677 26.5 % 12.8 %
Electric 6,411 12.4 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,128 2.2 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 38,144 73.9 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 586 1.1 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 121 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 141 0.3 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 50,202 35.4 % 75.1 %
African-American 38,447 27.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 119 0.1 % 0.9 %
Asian 4,954 3.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 47,944 33.8 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,146 57,617
Median Family Income 40,445 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 18,637 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 86.82 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.3 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.01
    [CDD] 11.57

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