Paterson Schools

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GreatSchools Rating: 2 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
Paterson's rating is based on its public schools' test results; 10 is best. Learn more

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Number 1 Elementary School

School # 1 is one of the best schools in the area...6 of 10 does not reflect the true s...

Posted 3 days ago

Norman S. Weir Elementary School

Proud to see Norman S Weir with a good rating. The school is a great fit for my child...

Posted 80 days ago

What's it like to live in Paterson?

PatersonNew JerseyU.S.
Median household income $40,245 $68,620 $50,935
Median home price $196,400 $288,700 $152,300
Cost of living (% of national avg)123% 135% 100%
Unemployment 11% 9% 9%
Violent crime index (1 is lowest)844
Days per year with some sun: 210
Days per year with some precipitation: 121
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Source: Sperling's Best Places
Population: 146,199
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