Paterson, NJ 07522 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 07522: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Paterson, NJ 07522

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Passaic County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.924, Longitude -74.183
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 285
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 6,214
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 962
    • Single Family Addresses: 5,252

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Paterson, NJ 07522 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 20,514
Daytime Population: Workers 2,398
Daytime Population: Residents 13,764
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,162
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 20,439
Population in Familes 17,656
Population in Group Qrtrs 75
Population Density2 25,455
Diversity Index3 89


Median Household Income $29,603
Average Household Income $42,144
Per Capita Income $12,580


Total Housing Units 6,616 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,330 (20.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,726 (71.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 560 ( 8.5%)
Median Home Value $272,086
Average Home Value $272,368


Total Households 6,056
Average Household Size 3.38
Family Households 4,670
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 0.51% 0.5%
Households 0.37% 0.39%
Families 0.34% 0.38%
Median Household Income   0.47%
Per Capita Income   2.13%

Paterson, NJ 07522 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 07522 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 # 160 73rd
Population Density # 9 99th
Diversity Index # 12 98th
Median Household Income # 560 3rd
Per Capita Income # 568 2nd

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