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Expert Senior Living Advisors from A Place for Mom can help direct you to Assisted Living communities. Together, we will find the perfect fit for your loved one; and we will provide direction and support as needed. We partner with 50 Assisted Living facilities in Paterson and the surrounding area, so there are many options to choose from. A Place for Mom is the largest senior living referral service in North America, and we can help you make a good choice at no cost to you.

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Assisted Living near Paterson, New Jersey

Clover Hill Senior Living NOW OPEN

794 High Mountain Rd, North Haledon, NJ 07508

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Welcome to Clover Hill, a boutique senior living community offering seniors an alternative to larger facilities that provide assistance with activities of daily living. Set in beautiful North Haledon, NJ, Clover Hill is an elegant, upscale, and expansive residential estate spanning almost 10,000...

The Chelsea at Clifton (Opening Fall 2020)

782 Valley Rd, Clifton, NJ 07013

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Van Dyk Park Place

644 Goffle Road, Hawthorne, NJ 07506

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When visitors come to Van Dyk Park Place, they immediately notice the friendly and pleasant surroundings here. Owned for sixty years by the Van Dyk family, our CEO, Bob Van Dyk, is dedicated to giving the highest level of care to our residents and patients alike. Park Place is decorated warmly,...

Chestnut Hill Residence

338 Chestnut Street, Passaic, NJ 07055

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Located in the city of Passaic, this Medicaid friendly facility, which includes a secure Dementia neighborhood, is physically attached to a sub-acute and skilled nursing facility of the same name and under the same family ownership since the 1960's. At Chestnut Hill Residence Assisted Living, we...

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Arden Courts of Wayne

800 Hamburg Turnpike, Wayne, NJ 07470

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For nearly 25 years, Arden Courts Memory Care has catered to the special needs of individuals with memory loss. Staffed by specially trained caregivers, Arden Courts cares for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Each community features home like common areas,...

Brookdale Wayne AL/MC

820 Hamburg Turnpike, Wayne, NJ 07470

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Here you’ll never stop growing.If you’re looking for fun and freedom in senior living, our senior living community could be the right fit for you. With both assisted living and Alzheimer’s and dementia care on one campus, you’ll have the care you need when you need it. Plus, we’re just a...

Harmony Village at CareOne Paramus

187 Paramus Rd, Paramus, NJ 07652

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Brookdale Paramus

186 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ 07652

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Live your best life where you never stop growing.If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our senior living community with both assisted living and memory care could be the right fit for you and your family.You’ll...

Horizon Manor North Residential Healthcare Facility

73 Overlook Road, Montclair, NJ 07043

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A beautiful Victorian Home in lovely Upper Montclair with Tudors and old oaks as your neighbors.  Spacious Veranda for quiet chats overlooking well maintained properties.          18th Century appointed private and...

Sunrise of Wayne

184 Berdan Avenue, Wayne, NJ 07470

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In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

Sunrise of Paramus

567 Paramus Road, Paramus, NJ 07652

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Assisted living in Paramus, NJ, begins with Sunrise of Paramus, a cozy community filled with the warmest touches of home. Our very convenient location makes visiting loved ones easy. We’re just 20 minutes from the George Washington Bridge and close to all major highways.Our fantastic staff...

Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Paramus

143 Farview Avenue, Paramus, NJ 07652

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Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based...

Sunrise at West Essex

47 Greenbrook Road, Fairfield, NJ 07004

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In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

CareOne at Wayne

493 Black Oak Ridge Road, Wayne, NJ 07470

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CareOne at Wayne is an assisted living community located in Wayne, New Jersey in Passaic County and home to just over 54,000 people. Wayne is a vibrant community with lots of great shopping, stores, movies and relaxing activities. Residents can get out and take their nature walks, enjoy park-like...

CareOne at the Cupola

W 100 Ridgewood Avenue, Paramus, NJ 07652

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CareOne at the Cupola is an assisted living community located in Paramus, New Jersey, in Bergen County and home to just over 26,000 people. Paramus is a wonderful borough with parks, golf, tennis shopping malls, small eateries and convenient access to interstates to New York. Residents will enjoy...

Horizon Manor South Residential Healthcare Facility

89 Christopher Street, Montclair, NJ 07042

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Horizon Manor South is located in beautiful Montclair, New Jersey. We are an assisted living community. We are well known for providing Alzheimer's care and short term care. Our main goal is to make your loved one feel right at home with our wonderful professional staff. The amenities we offer...

Little Nursing Home

71 Christopher Street, Montclair, NJ 07042

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Little Nursing Home is a rehabilitation center located in the beautiful township of Montclair, New Jersey, which is in Essex county. The area is very charming, and the residents will find that there is always something going on there. Whether the community band is playing at the high school, the...

Essex Guest House of Montclair

271 Claremont Ave, Montclair, NJ 07042

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The Essex Guest House of Montclair is a NJ State Licensed Class C boarding home that houses up to twenty-seven residents. It is a 150 year old Victorian home (registered with the Montclair Historical Society), and located conveniently near the downtown Montclair shopping district. The aim of the...

Atria Waldwick NOW OPEN

245 Wyckoff Ave, Waldwick, NJ 07463

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Located in a residential neighborhood in northern Bergen County, Atria Waldwick is a vibrant community designed to help older people enjoy the benefits of an active lifestyle – and experience greater well-being.This inviting residence offers a selection of private suite, one- and two- bedroom...

Five Star Premier Residences of Teaneck

655 Pomander Walk, Teaneck, NJ 07666

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Are you ready to embrace a whole new level of independence? Five Star Premier Residences of Teaneck, formerly Classic Residence by Hyatt, is the community where you'll find The Vital Elements that are important to living life to the fullest: Home, Wellness, Connection and Vitality. Enjoy the...

Brighton Gardens of West Orange

220 Pleasant Valley Way, West Orange, NJ 07052

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Brighton Gardens of West Orange is located in a beautiful suburban setting only 20 minutes from New York City amenities. We are nestled between a premier golf course and the historic South Mountain Reservation, which includes acres of protected land with parks, walkways and trails. We partner...

Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Mahwah

699 Wyckoff Avenue, Mahwah, NJ 07430

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Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based...

Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Hillsdale West

45 Pascack Rd, Hillsdale, NJ 07642

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Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based...

Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Hillsdale East

60 Pascack Road, Hillsdale, NJ 07642

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Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based...

La Paula Manor

25 South Paula Drive, Bergenfield, NJ 07621

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La Paula Manor is a 12 bedroom home located in a nice residential neighborhood. Alzheimer's care is our specialty and with one person per room we are able to give our full attention to each resident.

Brighton Gardens of Saddle River

5 Boroline Road, Saddle River, NJ 07458

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About Brighton Gardens of Saddle RiverCommunity & Location Highlights:•Offering assisted living, short-term stays, Reminiscence Neighborhood for residents with advanced memory loss and Terrace Day Club for residents with mild memory loss•Coordination of hospice and nursing services allow...

Allendale Community for Senior Living

85 Harreton Road, Allendale, NJ 07401

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The Allendale Community for Senior Living is Bergen County's premier continuum-of-care facility, comprised of three separate residences: The Atrium for residential living, Carlton Court for assisted living and the Allendale Nursing Home. This family-owned and operated community has earned a...

Arden Courts of West Orange

510 Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052

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For nearly 25 years, Arden Courts Memory Care has catered to the special needs of individuals with memory loss. Staffed by specially trained caregivers, Arden Courts cares for individuals diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Each community features home like common areas,...

Brookdale West Orange

520 Prospect Avenue, West Orange, NJ 07052

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You’ll have the care you need if you need it so you can focus on having fun.With assisted living and memory care on one campus, we customize your care to your specific needs. And our community is just 30 minutes away from New York City so you can enjoy all the great shopping and restaurants that...

Arbor Terrace Roseland

345 Eagle Rock Ave, Roseland, NJ 07068

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Arbor Terrace Roseland offers quality assisted living and dementia care in Essex County, New Jersey. We honor individuality and celebrate each person's unique life through deep connections with our residents and families. We create delightful surprises and meaningful moments within a safe and...

Canterbury Village

33 Mount Pleasant Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052

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Established in 1921 in West Orange, NJ Canterbury Village is an experienced Assisted Living Residence. With only 53 residents we offer personalized assistance, support and healthcare services, available 24 hours a day. Our reasonable monthly service fee includes a spacious private studio with...

Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Woodcliff Lake

290 Werimus Road, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677

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Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based...

Brookdale Emerson

590 Old Hook Road, Emerson, NJ 07630

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Redefine your independence and do more every day.If you’re living a mostly independent lifestyle, but you could use an extra hand with some of your day-to-day activities, our assisted living and memory care community could be right for you. So go ahead and take a dancing class or join your...

Actors Fund Nursing Home

155-175 W Hudson Ave, Englewood, NJ 07631

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Welcome to the place that makes you feel at Home. Whether through our short-stay rehabilitation, assisted living, memory care services, or nursing home, Actors Fund Home offers top notch, compassionate care and the opportunity to age in place. Our campus features a newly constructed memory care...

Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Ramsey

38 North Central Ave, Ramsey, NJ 07446

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Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based...

The Chelsea at Montville

165 Changebridge Road, Montville, NJ 07045

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Located in Morris County, The Chelsea at Montville offers several senior living options in a comfortable setting. Our spacious community offers areas to sit and meet new people, space to enjoy a book from our library, opportunities to listen to a resident or guest play our piano, or take a...

Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Lake Street

70 Lake St, Ramsey, NJ 07446

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Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based...

Sunrise of Woodcliff Lake

430 Chestnut Ridge Road, Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677

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In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Cresskill

248 Madison Avenue, Cresskill, NJ 07626

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Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based...

Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Montville

55 River Road, Montville, NJ 07045

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Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based...

Fox Trail Memory Care Living at Park Ridge

103 Kinderkamack Rd, Park Ridge, NJ 07656

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Fox Trail Memory Care Living is dedicated to caring for people with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia in a secure, safe home setting. We believe, and research and experience support the notion that a small intimate home setting is the best environment to provide a supportive milieu based...

Sunrise of Cresskill

3 Tenakill Park Drive East, Cresskill, NJ 07626

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About Sunrise of CresskillCommunity & Location Highlights:•Sunrise of Cresskill, NJ, offers a range of Bergen County senior living options, including independent living, assisted living, memory care and short-term stays•Shopping and recreation, including swimming, are less than a mile...

Hudson Hills

3505 Bergen Turnpike, North Bergen, NJ 07047

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Hudson Hills Senior Living invites residents to a home of endless possibilities, growth and comfort. Residents choose from spacious studio, one and two bedroom apartments and live a maintenance-free lifestyle. All daily amenities are included in this North Bergen, New Jersey Independent Living...

Spring Hills Park Ridge

124 Noyes Dr, Park Ridge, NJ 07656

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Extraordinary Healthcare with Incomparable Elegance' The Atrium Health Group is focused on providing the highest quality care for each person in every stage of senior life. At the Park Ridge Campus we are pleased to be able to offer a continuum of care one just one property. With Mill Pond...

The Society House

328 E Mt. Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ 07039

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Sunrise of Edgewater

351 River Road, Edgewater, NJ 07020

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In elegant, residential environments, we deliver the finest in senior care, and are recognized internationally for both quality and innovation. Guided by our Principles of Service, Sunrise affords families peace-of-mind by providing today's seniors with a range of personalized assisted living...

Sycamore Living at East Hanover

1 S. Ridgedale Ave, East Hanover, NJ 07936

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Features and Amenities:Private Rooms with Private ShowersClinical Programs designed with a Person-Directed ApproachState-of-the-Art Rehabilitation Therapy:Aquatic Therapy Pool with underwater treadmillActivities of Daily Living (ADL) SuitePhysical, Occupational, & Speech Therapy7 days per...

Sunrise of Old Tappan

195 Old Tappan Road, Old Tappan, NJ 07675

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Sunrise of Old Tappan, located in northern New Jersey, just 30 miles from Manhattan, offers assisted living, memory care, respite care and coordination of hospice care to seniors in Bergen County, Rockland County, and New York City. Oakes Park, located directly adjacent to our community, is a...

CareOne at Morris Assisted Living

200 Mazdabrook Road, Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ 07054

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CareOne at Morris Assisted Living is conveniently located near major highways including Route 80, Route 287, and Route 46. We take pride in providing a broad continuum of health care services in a Campus setting. We are part of a CareOne Senior Care Communities -- In addition to CareOne at Morris...

Promenade at Chestnut Ridge

168 Red Schoolhouse Rd, Spring Valley, NY 10977

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The Promenade at Chestnut Ridge is conveniently located in the village of Chestnut Ridge in Rockland County, New York. This lovely community enjoys proximity to the Garden State Parkway, the Palisades Parkway, the New York State Thruway and the Tappan Zee Bridge, making for easy travel to and...

Paterson, New Jersey

Assisted Living

Assisted living communities offer apartment-style housing and social events as well as individualized care. Assisted living communities usually provide assistance with appointments and transit, assistance with daily activities, and opportunities for social activity. In select cases, communities may offer nursing care, “aging in place”, or respite. In New Jersey, the annual median cost for an assisted living community is around $45,000 . The state of New Jersey has a number of provisions associated with this kind of community. Department of Health and Senior Services regulates this community type. Before a resident is accepted, they must go through a service plan screening to make sure their needs are going to be met. This screening includes a number of areas of interest such as nursing needs, a health care assessment, a level of care assessment, and routines and preferences. This type of community is required to offer a number of services. These include transportation, assist with personal care, pharmaceutical services, and dietary services. Public assistance is available through 1115 Demonstration Waiver program–Managed Long-Term Services and Supports. This community type has a number of provisions pertaining to medication assistance. These provisions include monitor dosage, administer medication, and supervise and assist with self-administration of medication. This community has a number of provisions concerning food and diet which include prepare meals and snacks based on the Food and Nutrition board’s recommended dietary allowances, provide three meals a day, and maintain a standard of food preparation that meets the needs of residents. There is a maximum occupancy of 2 residents per room. There must be one toilet for every 1 residents and one bath or shower for every residents. This type of community is required to have a staff member on duty 24 hours a day. Staff are required to receive training in a number of areas. These areas include caring for residents with impairment, emergency plans and procedures, Alzheimer’s’ and dementia care, and residents rights.

Demographics and Values

In terms of crime, Paterson has 22.9 property crimes per 1000 residents and 6.9 violent crimes per 1000 residents. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Paterson 41.4% practice Catholicism, 2.1% practice another Christian faith, and 1.4% are Presbyterians. In Paterson, 41.7% are nonbelievers. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Paterson, out of the total population 2.0% practice Judaism, 0.7% practice an Eastern religion, and 5.6% practice Islam. Demographically, Paterson is 60.7% Hispanic, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 5.5% mixed race, 27.8% black, 30.0% white, 0.1% Native American, 3.9% Asian, and 32.8% other or not specified. Paterson has a population density of 6,823 people per square mile. The current population of Paterson is shrinking at a rate of -0.001%. Currently, the population of Paterson consists of 148,678 people. In Paterson, 1.7% of the citizens are veterans of the United States military. Paterson is considered friendly to members of the LGBTQ+ community. During the previous presidential election, 37.2% voted Republican, 3.3% voted for a third party candidate, and 59.5% voted Democrat in Passaic county. Out of the total population of Paterson, 29.0% live in poverty, 5.0% consider themselves widows, 19.5% do not have health insurance, and 8.3% have some form of disability. In terms of education, 2.6% have a graduate degree, 10.3% have a college degree, and 41.2% have a high-school diploma. Out of the total city population, 52.2% are female and 47.8% are male. In Paterson, 21.1% of the population are over the age of 55, 8.4% are over the age of 60, 4.7% are over the age of 70, and 2.2% are over the age of 80. The median age of Paterson is 33 years old.

Cost of Living

The total cost of care for a community is influenced by the city where it is located. Paterson has a sales tax of 6.63%. Paterson has a grocery-price index of around 104.4 and a cost of living index of 122.5. These index scores are founded on a system where 100 is considered the average and anything over 100 is considered more costly than said average.

Regional Climate and Weather Information

For many, weather and climate are often the most significant factors in determining a community. Monthly, Paterson gets approximately 7 inches of precipitation. The most rain normally occurs in October with an average of 16 inches in a month. Paterson gets an average of 25.10 inches of snow. Paterson has a hot-summer humid continental type of climate. The average air quality index rating in Paterson is approximately 38.1. The average air quality conditions are rated as good. The air quality index score reaches its peak in the month of July at around 50.6. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. In the summer months, Paterson is approximately 74F. The summer high peaks at around 86F in August. The summer low falls to approximately 61F during the month of June. During the winter, the average temperature falls to around 32F. The winter high gets to about 40F in the month of January. The low winter temperature will rise to around 21 F in the month of February. On average, the humidity level for Paterson is approximately 60%. The average humidity levels reach their peak in the month of September at about 63%.

Local Hospitals and Health Care Providers

Proximity to hospitals might be an important factor in choosing the best choice. In total, there is one hospital located in Paterson which offer emergency services and other healthcare. The top hospitals that service Paterson include St Joseph’s University Medical Center.

State Information

An overview of New Jersey

In terms of resources, New Jersey has a cost of living index of 122.5, a grocery index rating of 109.5, and a housing index rating of 163.1. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything above 100 is considered more expensive than said average. In total, New Jersey has 82 general hospitals and 119 health centers that provide care for 8,928,542 citizens. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be Morristown Medical Center, Deborah Heart And Lung Center, and Saint Clare s Hospital/Denville Campus. Based on natural beauty, New Jersey ranks 13th in the nation. The quality of life enjoyed by the average New Jersey citizen is ranked 12th nation-wide. Additionally, New Jersey is ranked 6th by healthcare standards.

Social demographics of the state

The state of New Jersey ranks 4th in the country for diversity, and the state is considered LGBTQ friendly. In terms of religion, 35% of New Jersey residents attend religious services among the 6,114 different congregations that are available in the state. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-6%, Muslim-3%, and Hindu-3%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-13%, Mainline Protestant-12%, and Historically Black Protestant-6%. In New Jersey there are 178 masonic lodges. In New Jersey, 30% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 40. In the last presidential election 55% of New Jersey residents voted Democrat and 41% voted Republican.

State-wide weather information

The average amount of precipitation peaks during the month of July at around 5.51 inches. The average monthly precipitation for the state of New Jersey is around 3.94 inches. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 33F. The average high winter temperature is around 47F in the month of December. In the winter months, the average low temperature falls to around 15F during the month of January. During the summer, the average temperature in New Jersey is around 73F. The average high summer temperature is around 88F in the month of July. The average low summer temperature is around 54F in the month of June. The average air quality index rating in New Jersey is 41.4 AQI. The average air quality index rating peaks in the month of July with a rating of around 52.9 AQI. On average, the humidity rating for New Jersey is around 69%. The highest monthly average humidity rating is 72% in the month of September. While residents of New Jersey mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it’s important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in New Jersey can include hurricanes and floods.

Wildlife to be found in New Jersey

The state of New Jersey has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of Spicebush And Spicebush, Black Locust, Dandelion, and Mountain Royal. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the Wild Turkey, the Coyote, the Beaver, or the Woodpecker. The state animal of New Jersey is the Horse.

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