Passaic, New Jersey Population 2018

Passaic, New Jersey's estimated population is 71,247 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Passaic, New Jersey is the 8th largest city in New Jersey based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 22741.34 people/mi² (8780.44 people/km²), with a household density of 2630.67 people/km² (6813.43 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 29 years, 27.4 years for males, and 30.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.2 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 21,346 households in the city, with an average size of 3.62 people per household. The vacancy rate was 9.4%, with a median rent of $1122/month. The median house has 4.1 rooms, and has a value of $303,600.

The median income for households in Passaic, New Jersey is $33,859, while the mean household income is $51,111. The per capita income is $15,630, and 30.1% of families and 31.9% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 42% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 26.5% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201771,247990.14%
201671,148110.02%
201571,137970.14%
201471,0403690.52%
201370,6713100.44%
201270,361360.05%
201170,3254190.60%
201069,9062,0453.01%
200067,8619,82016.92%
199058,0415,57810.63%
198052,463-2,661-4.83%
197055,1241,1612.15%
196053,963-3,739-6.48%
195057,702-3,692-6.01%
194061,394-1,565-2.49%
193062,959-882-1.38%
192063,8419,06816.56%
191054,77326,99697.19%
190027,77714,749113.21%
189013,0286,49699.45%
18806,5320.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White37,472
Some Other Race18,279
Black or African American8,345
Two or More Races3,352
Asian2,244
American Indian and Alaska Native787
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander57

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Passaic Nj Population Pyramid 2018

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Passaic Nj Median Age

29


Total

27.4


Male

30.7


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 47,664 adults in Passaic Nj.

Passaic Nj Age Dependency

70.1

Age Dependency Ratio

13.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Passaic Nj Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
4.1
Houses Without Mortgage
1,425
Houses With Mortgage
3,082
Vacancy Rate
9.4
Median Rent
1,122
Median Home Value
303,600
Renter-Occupied Units
14,843
Owner-Occupied Units
4,507
Total Housing Units
21,346

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Passaic Nj for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.5% and the labor force participation rate is 58.5%.

Passaic Nj Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
3.62
Average Family Size
4.27
Total Households
19350
Married Couple Households
7686
Male Householder (no wife) Families
1739
Female Householder (no husband) Families
4974
Non Family Households
4951
Total Families
14399
Households With Own Children
8106
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
7.4
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0

Passaic Nj Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
2,762
$10,000 to $14,999
1,646
$15,000 to $24,999
3,206
$25,000 to $34,999
2,213
$35,000 to $49,999
2,554
$50,000 to $74,999
2,999
$75,000 to $99,999
1,593
$100,000 to $149,999
1,456
$150,000 to $199,999
502
Over $200,000
419

Passaic Nj Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Passaic Nj

New Jersey

$33,859

$73,702

$51,111

$101,634

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Passaic Nj Education Data

Passaic Nj Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
8,79022.18%
9th to 12th Grade
4,74611.98%
High School Graduate
13,89035.05%
Some College
4,97612.56%
Associates Degree
1,3403.38%
Bachelors Degree
3,9429.95%
Graduate Degree
1,9444.91%