Zip Code 07503 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePaterson
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Passaic
Area Code862 / 973
Current Population:18723
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 65.9%
Unemployment Rate:8.8%
Median Household Income$40595
Average Adjusted Gross Income$33840
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.89780400, -74.15318000

Zip Code 07503 Description

Zip Code 07503 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 07503 is primarily located in Passaic County. The official US Postal Service name for 07503 is PATERSON, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 07503 are contained within or border the city limits of Paterson, NJ, Clifton, NJ, and Elmwood Park, NJ. Zip code 07503 is within area code 973 and area code 862. 07503 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07503 is 8.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 07503 decreased to 18723 from 19064 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07503 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 07503 public schools is Hispanic. 93.6% of students in 07503 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 5750 28.63% 4855 +18%
 Black Or African American 952 4.74% 1372 -31%
 Hispanic 12560 62.54% 11380 +10%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 22 -100%
 Asian 570 2.84% 391 +46%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 123 0.29% 123 -53%
 Two Or More Races 579 0.97% 579 -66%

Zip Code 07503 Race/Ethnicity

 White 28.2%
 Black Or African American 4.7%
 Hispanic 65.9%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 07503 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1872319064
Male Population50.30%
Female Population49.70%
Total Households5647
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40595
Income Under $50K Per Year60.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.80%
07503 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 9Bill PascrellDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$276898
Average Real Estate Sale Price$229980
Current Unemployment Level 8.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago15.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfa - Humid Continental Hot Summers
Ecoregion 64e - Glaciated Triassic Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 07503 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20213039495964625442342542
Avg Max Temp (°F)38415061728085837665534362
Avg Precip (In.)3.842.984.164.214.824.234.644.34.913.954.293.8550.18
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA
CBSA Type07503
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Downtown Paterson
South Paterson