From a total population of 145,643, Paterson has a median age of 32.3. The average age of males, in Paterson, is 30.9 while the average age of females is 33.4. When you compare this to median age of New Jersey, Paterson is 7.0 years younger.
The median income of individuals, in Paterson, is $16,259 while the average household income is $33,964. When comparing the median income of people living in Paterson to the rest of New Jersey, the average income in Paterson is $20,100 less.