Paterson, NJ 07524 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Paterson, NJ

Camera Icon Photos of the local Paterson, NJ area

ZIP Code 07524: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Paterson, NJ 07524

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 412
  • Single Family Addresses: 3,076
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 257
  • County: Passaic County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.929, Longitude -74.155
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


07524 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Paterson, NJ 07524 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 12,564
Daytime Population: Workers 3,210
Daytime Population: Residents 7,741
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,951
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.87
Population in Households 12,555
Population in Familes 10,702
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density2 17,270
Diversity Index3 90


Median Household Income $34,764
Average Household Income $46,627
Per Capita Income $13,657


Total Housing Units 4,061 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 747 (18.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,926 (72.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 388 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $299,227
Average Home Value $305,489


Total Households 3,673
Average Household Size 3.42
Family Households 2,867
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.33% 0.4%
Households 0.2% 0.29%
Families 0.18% 0.29%
Median Household Income   0.52%
Per Capita Income   2.11%

Paterson, NJ 07524 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07524 to the other 579 ZIP Codes in New Jersey by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 254 56th
Population Density # 26 96th
Diversity Index # 6 99th
Median Household Income # 557 4th
Per Capita Income # 564 3rd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool.

New Jersey Research Tools

New Jersey Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare New Jersey Census Data
Highest or Lowest: