Paterson, New Jersey 

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Population

147,890

+1.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

7.7%

Median Income

$33,964

Median Home Price

$242,400

Best Places to Live in Paterson, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River. September, June and August are the most pleasant months in Paterson, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

Local Listings in Paterson
 $365,000 
300-302 E 35th St
Bed 4 | Bath 3 |
 $329,000 
228-230 Linwood Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2 |
 $255,000 
491-493 E 29th St
Bed 6 | Bath 4 |

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City: Paterson
Zip Codes: 07501 07514 07522 07503 07502 07524 07513 07504 07505
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 87 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Paterson is 7.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Paterson jobs have decreased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Paterson's cost of living is 22.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Paterson's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and August are the most pleasant months in Paterson, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Passaic county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Paterson's population is 147,890 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Paterson is $242,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 21.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Paterson public schools spend $23,444 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.3 students per teacher in Paterson. More Education


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Housing Market in Paterson

It's a good time to buy in Paterson. Home Appreciation is up 20.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Paterson Real Estate

The median home price in Paterson is $242,400. Browse Homes in this Range.


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ZIP CODES IN PATERSON, NEW JERSEY
07501 07514 07522 07503 07502 07524 07513 07504 07505

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NEW LISTINGS IN PATERSON
$365,000
300-302 E 35th St
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$329,000
228-230 Linwood Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$255,000
491-493 E 29th St
Bed 6 | Bath 4

$229,900
159-163 Belmont Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$299,000
127-129 Totowa Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$280,000
13-17 White St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$230,000
250-252 18th Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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