Paterson Real Estate Market Overview

Could Paterson, NJ be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Paterson. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Paterson such as Passa...ic and Clifton. When you’re ready, Trulia has 399 resale and new homes in Paterson lined up for you, including 2 open houses, and 276 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$169,450

Median Sales Price

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$100

Price Per Sqft

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$1,250

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Paterson show a -0% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a -6% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Paterson for Apr 13 to Jul 12 was $169,450 based on 106 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Paterson was $100, an increase of 6% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Paterson for Jun 13 to Jul 13 was $1,250.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Paterson can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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59

Counts of Shooting

25

Counts of Assault

17

Counts of Robbery


Best Schools in Paterson

There are 79 schools in Paterson.

Elementary Schools
10

Number 28 Elementary School

Public, PK-8

7

Number 19 Elementary School

Public, PK-4

7

Roberto Clemente Elementary School

Public, K-4

Middle Schools
10

Number 28 Elementary School

Public, PK-8

6

Memorial Middle School

Public, 6-8

5

Norman S. Weir Elementary School

Public, K-8

High Schools
7

Fair Lawn High School

Public, 9-12

5

Harp Health& Related Prof Academy

Public, 9-12

5

Rosa Parks Arts High School

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Paterson by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
25%
Single residents
Home owners
26%
Home owners
Median age
32
Median age
Household income
$34,013
Median household income
College educated
13%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Paterson commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
83% commute by car
0% commute by bike
12% commute by public transportation
2% commute by foot

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