Paterson, New Jersey 

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Population

147,754

5% Growth

Unemployment Rate

9.3%

Median Income

$33,964

Avg. Home Price

$227,700

Best Places to Live in Paterson, New Jersey

National center - Southeast corner of New York State, at mouth of Hudson River
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Economic center
-Education
Cons
-Cost of living and housing
-Crowded lifestyle
-Weak future job growth

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What Bert Has To Say About New York-Newark-Jersey City Metro Area

New York is the largest metro area in the United States. It includes the island of Manhattan, an eight-county area immediately north, western Long Island, and Staten Island. It is the fourth largest in the world behind Tokyo, Mexico City, and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Regardless of how the area is defined, New York is among the richest and most complex places to live in America.


QUICK FACTS

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

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Paterson is 9.3% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Paterson jobs have increased by 2.04%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Paterson's cost of living is 8.10% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Paterson's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Paterson's population is 147,754 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 4.87%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Paterson is $227,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 21.54%. 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. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Paterson

It's a good time to buy in Paterson. Home Appreciation is up 21.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Paterson Real Estate.

The median home price in Paterson is $227,700. Browse Homes in this Range.


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crime rate - 9/1/2005
your murder rate for paterson,n j is lower than what the fbi reported .petersburg is higher than what the fbi... Read More

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