Zip Code 07524 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePaterson
Zip Code StateNew Jersey
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Passaic
Area Code862 / 973
Current Population:12709
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 72.3%
Unemployment Rate:15.0%
Median Household Income$39859
Average Adjusted Gross Income$28850
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time23.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range135 - 135 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)40.93223100, -74.15691100

Zip Code 07524 Description

Zip Code 07524 is located in the state of New Jersey in the Metro New York City metro area. Zip code 07524 is primarily located in Passaic County. The official US Postal Service name for 07524 is PATERSON, New Jersey. Portions of zip code 07524 are contained within or border the city limits of Paterson, NJ, Prospect Park, NJ, Hawthorne, NJ, and Fair Lawn, NJ. Zip code 07524 is within area code 862 and area code 973. 07524 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New Jersey.

The current unemployment level in 07524 is 15.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.8% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.6% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 07524 decreased to 12709 from 13057 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 07524 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 07524 public schools is Hispanic. 88.4% of students in 07524 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 339 2.63% 608 -44%
 Black Or African American 3072 23.79% 2992 +3%
 Hispanic 9274 71.83% 8943 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.09% 12 +0%
 Asian 71 0.55% 53 +34%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 42 0% 42 -100%
 Two Or More Races 58 1.11% 58 +147%

Zip Code 07524 Race/Ethnicity

 White 1.6%
 Black Or African American 25.7%
 Hispanic 72.3%
 Asian 0.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 07524 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1270913057
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households3754
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$39859
Income Under $50K Per Year60.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.80%
07524 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New Jersey District 9Bill PascrellDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$205750
Average Real Estate Sale Price$149304
Current Unemployment Level 15.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level15.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago21.0%
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 07524 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 Type07524
CBSA Population19113505
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
Downtown Paterson