Passaic County, New Jersey Population 2018

Passaic County, New Jersey's estimated population is 512,607 with a growth rate of 1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Passaic County, New Jersey is the 8th largest county in New Jersey.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017512,6075,4031.07%
2016507,204-4,061-0.79%
2016511,2653380.07%
2015510,9278690.17%
2014510,0582,0980.41%
2013507,9601,7990.36%
2012506,1611,6890.33%
2011504,4722,1290.42%
2010502,34349,28310.88%
1990453,0605,4751.22%
1980447,585-13,197-2.86%
1970460,78254,16413.32%
1960406,61869,52520.62%
1950337,09327,7408.97%
1940309,3537,2242.39%
1930302,12942,95516.57%
1920259,17443,27220.04%
1910215,90260,70039.11%
1900155,20250,15647.75%
1890105,04636,18652.55%
188068,86022,44448.35%
187046,41617,40359.98%
186029,0136,44428.55%
185022,5695,83534.87%
184016,7340.00%

Passaic County, New Jersey Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White321,733
Some Other Race74,690
Black or African American62,932
Asian26,552
Two or More Races18,916
American Indian and Alaska Native2,242
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander139

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

Passaic County, New Jersey Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Passaic County, New Jersey Median Age

36.5


Total

35.2


Male

38


Female

Passaic County, New Jersey Adults

There are 383,953 adults, (66,444 of which are seniors) in Passaic County, New Jersey.

Passaic County, New Jersey Age Dependency

59.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Passaic County, New Jersey Sex Ratio

Female

260,356

51.33%

Male

246,848

48.67%

Passaic County, New Jersey Households and Families

Passaic County, New Jersey Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Passaic County, New Jersey Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.1%29.9%
All53.2%46.8%
Non Family41.9%58.1%
Male34.6%65.4%
Female30.4%69.6%

53.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Passaic County, New Jersey Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All161,5343.0853.2
Married79,2073.6970.1
Non Family43,4071.2441.9
Female29,4483.8930.4
Male9,4723.8834.6

3.66

Average Family Size

3.08

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Passaic County, New Jersey Households

Passaic County, New Jersey Education

Passaic County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade31,8519.58%
9th to 12th Grade26,3657.93%
High School Graduate113,61134.18%
Some College53,20916.01%
Associates Degree18,5685.59%
Bachelors Degree58,80917.69%
Graduate Degree29,9739.02%

Passaic County, New Jersey Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White156,526143,75558,635
Hispanic118,90982,07314,456
Other Race43,81428,6434,087
Black39,08532,1104,962
Asian18,37015,9499,909
Multiple Races9,0716,3991,617
Native American1,309842254
Islander909041

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 53.94%.

Passaic County, New Jersey Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,139$45,331$32,101
Less Than High School$21,828$25,911$17,419
High School Grad$31,146$37,155$24,398
Some College$40,239$48,185$33,583
Bachelors Degree$56,205$70,145$48,737
Graduate Degree$77,273$92,473$68,323

$39,139

Average Earnings

$45,331

Average Male

$32,101

Average Female

Passaic County, New Jersey Language

Passaic County, New Jersey Language by Age

Passaic County, New Jersey Language

52.18% of Passaic County, New Jersey residents speak only English, while 47.82% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 34.35% of the population.

Passaic County, New Jersey Poverty

Passaic County, New Jersey Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic200,47249,75424.82%
Other74,33721,78729.31%
Black60,98216,54527.13%
White211,87615,2037.18%
Multiple18,6594,19522.48%
Asian26,3283,00211.40%
Native2,22894442.37%
Islander123129.76%

16.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.25%

Male Poverty Rate

18.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Passaic County, New Jersey

The race most likely to be in poverty in Passaic County, New Jersey is Native, with 42.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Passaic County, New Jersey is White, with 7.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.83%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.21%.

Passaic County, New Jersey Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.22%
High School14.85%
Some College10.62%
Bachelors or Greater3.73%

Passaic County, New Jersey Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed24.30%
Female Unemployed21.50%
Female Employed6.65%
Male Employed5.37%

Passaic County, New Jersey Income

Passaic County, New Jersey Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$61,664$84,069
Families$73,793$94,347
Married Families$95,970$114,154
Non Families$33,646$50,748

Passaic County, New Jersey Marital Status

Passaic County, New Jersey Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.5%

Male Marriage Rate

41.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Passaic County, New Jersey Married by Age and Sex

Passaic County, New Jersey Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Passaic County, New Jersey Marital Status by Race

Passaic County, New Jersey Veterans

Passaic County, New Jersey Veterans by War

14,775

Number of Veterans

14,215

Male Veterans

560

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,154
Korea1,870
Second Gulf War1,352
World War II1,338
First Gulf War1,158

Passaic County, New Jersey Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+4,872
65 to 744,386
55 to 642,504
35 to 542,041
18 to 34972

Passaic County, New Jersey Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White12,4424.98%
Hispanic1,7101.21%
Black1,4193.03%
Other4710.89%
2 or More2151.87%
Asian1240.60%
Indian946.52%
Hawaiian109.01%

Passaic County, New Jersey Veterans by Education

4.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Passaic County, New Jersey Employment Status

Passaic County, New Jersey Employment by Age

63.4%

Labor Force Participation

58.9%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Passaic County, New Jersey Employment by Race

Passaic County, New Jersey Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Passaic County, New Jersey

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Paterson1462031470007970.55%
Clifton841278584517182.04%
Passaic69790706358451.21%
Hawthorne18791189411500.80%
Woodland Park11819126458266.99%
Ringwood12267123991321.08%
Wanaque11067117596926.25%
Pomn Lakes1109711127300.27%
Totowa10800109041040.96%
North Haledon84178491740.88%
Haledon83268395690.83%
Bloomingdale766581735086.63%
Prospect Park58655913480.82%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990