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Paterson, New Jersey
Ceety
City of Paterson
Downtown Paterson
Downtown Paterson
Coat o airms o Paterson, New Jersey
Coat o airms
Nickname(s): The Silk City[1]
Motto(s): Spe et Labore (Laitin)
"Haip an Effort"
Map o Paterson in Passaic Coonty. Inset: Passaic Coonty's location in New Jersey.
Map o Paterson in Passaic Coonty. Inset: Passaic Coonty's location in New Jersey.
Census Bureau map o Paterson, New Jersey
Census Bureau map o Paterson, New Jersey
Coordinates: 40°54′53″N 74°09′46″W / 40.914746°N 74.162826°W / 40.914746; -74.162826Coordinates: 40°54′53″N 74°09′46″W / 40.914746°N 74.162826°W / 40.914746; -74.162826[2][3]
Kintra  Unitit States
State  New Jersey
Coonty Passaic
Established November 22, 1791
Incorporatit Apryle 11, 1831 (as tounship)
Reincorporatit Apryle 14, 1851 (as ceety)
Named for William Paterson
Govrenment[7]
 • Teep Faulkner Act Mayor-Cooncil
 • Bouk Ceety Cooncil
 • Mayor Jose "Joey" Torres (term ends Juin 30, 2018)[4][5]
 • Clerk Sonia Gordon (actin)[6]
Aurie[2]
 • Total 22.544 km2 (8.704 sq mi)
 • Laund 21.829 km2 (8.428 sq mi)
 • Watter 0.715 km2 (0.276 sq mi)  3.17%
Aurie rank 223rd o 566 in state
7t of 16 in coonty[2]
Elevation[8] 34 m (112 ft)
Population (2010 Census)[9][10][11]
 • Tot 146,199
 • Estimate (2015)[12] 147,754
 • Rank 3rd o 565 in state
1st o 16 in coonty[13]
 • Density 6,697.4/km2 (17,346.3/sq mi)
 • Density rank 9t o 566 in state
2nt o 16 in coonty[13]
Time zone Eastren (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Simmer (DST) Eastren (EDT) (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 07501-07505, 07508-07514, 07522, 07524, 07533, 07538, 07543, 07544[14]
Aurie code(s) 201 an 973[15]
FIPS code 3403157000[2][16][17]
GNIS feature ID 0885343[2][18]
Wabsteid www.patersonnj.gov

Paterson is the lairgest ceety in an the coonty seat o Passaic Coonty, New Jersey, Unitit States.[19][20]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Thomasch, Paul. "Irene another blow to struggling New Jersey city", Reuters, September 1, 2011. Accessed January 24, 2012. "Nicknamed the 'Silk City' for its 19th-century silk factories, Paterson has a place in labor history as the site of a six-month strike in 1913 by the Industrial Workers of the World, or 'Wobblies,' who were viewed as a threat to capitalism at a time when the United States had a radical labor movement."
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2010 Census Gazetteer Files: New Jersey County Subdivisions, United States Census Bureau. Accessed Mey 21, 2015.
  3. US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990, United States Census Bureau. Accessed September 4, 2014.
  4. Mayor, City of Paterson. Accessed Julie 28, 2016.
  5. 2016 New Jersey Mayors Directory, New Jersey Department of Community Affairs. Accessed Juin 14, 2016.
  6. Municipal Clerk, City of Paterson. Accessed July 28, 2016.
  7. 2012 New Jersey Legislative District Data Book, Rutgers University Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy, March 2013, p. 151.
  8. U.S. Geological Survey Geografic Names Information Seestem: City of Paterson, Geographic Names Information System. Accessed Mairch 8, 2013.
  9. DP-1 - Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 for Paterson city, Passaic County, New Jersey, United States Census Bureau. Accessed November 28, 2011.
  10. Municipalities Grouped by 2011-2020 Legislative Districts, New Jersey Department of State, p. 14. Accessed January 6, 2013.
  11. Table DP-1. Profile of General Demographic Characteristics: 2010 for Paterson city, New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development. Accessed November 27, 2011.
  12. PEPANNRES - Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2015 - 2015 Population Estimates for New Jersey municipalities, United States Census Bureau. Accessed May 22, 2016.
  13. 13.0 13.1 GCT-PH1 Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - State -- County Subdivision from the 2010 Census Summary File 1 for New Jersey, United States Census Bureau. Accessed August 7, 2013.
  14. Look Up a ZIP Code, United States Postal Service. Accessed September 4, 2011.
  15. Area Code Lookup - NPA NXX for Paterson, NJ, Area-Codes.com. Accessed November 7, 2014.
  16. American FactFinder, United States Census Bureau. Accessed September 4, 2014.
  17. A Cure for the Common Codes: New Jersey, Missouri Census Data Center. Accessed August 5, 2012.
  18. US Board on Geographic Names, United States Geological Survey. Accessed September 4, 2014.
  19. Find a County, National Association of Counties. Accessed Januar 27, 2015.
  20. Passaic County, NJ, National Association of Counties. Accessed Januar 21, 2013.