Princeton Information

Princeton Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Princeton, NJ

General Princeton Information

State: New Jersey

County: Mercer County

Close cities: Heathcote, NJ, Kingston, NJ, Princeton, NJ, Princeton North, NJ, Blawenburg, NJ, Rocky Hill, NJ, Plainsboro, NJ

Princeton Population (census data)
Total 13,517 (-4.1% since 2000)
Male 7,023 (52.0%)
Female 6,494 (48.0%)

Population Density: 7,315 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 144.8 (US Avg is 100)

Princeton Elevation: 215 feet above sea level

Land Area: 1.85 square miles

Median Household Income: $83,578

Zip Codes: 08540, 08543, 08542, 08544, and 08541.

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Princeton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (76.5%)
  • Hispanic (7.1%)
  • Black (6.4%)
  • Chinese (3.5%)
  • Two or more races (3.0%)
  • Other race (2.5%)
  • Asian Indian (1.4%)
  • Korean (1.0%)
  • Japanese (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • Irish (7.3%)
  • English (6.7%)
  • German (6.5%)
  • Italian (3.9%)
  • Polish (3.3%)
  • French (2.4%)
Foriegn Born: 2,012 people (14.9%)
  • Europe (47.1%)
  • Latin America (36.4%)
  • Asia (16.5%)

Local Princeton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Philadelphia Phillies
NFL Football: Philadelphia Eagles
NBA Basketball: , New York Knicks, Philadelphia 76ers
NHL Hockey: New York Rangers, New Jersey Devils, New York Islanders
NCAA Sports: Rider University, Princeton University

Princeton School Information

High Schools
Princeton High (151 Moore Street, Princeton, NJ, 08540 - Princeton Regional District)
Middle Schools
J. Witherspoon Middle (217 Walnut Lane, Princeton, NJ, 08540 - Princeton Regional District)
Other/Private Schools
Community Park (372 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ, 08540 - Princeton Regional District)
Johnson Park School (285 Rosedale Road, Princeton, NJ, 08540 - Princeton Regional District)
Littlebrook School (39 Magnolia Lane, Princeton, NJ, 08540 - Princeton Regional District)
Princeton Charter School (575 Ewing Street, Princeton, NJ, 08540 - Princeton Charter School District)
Riverside (58 Riverside Drive, Princeton, NJ, 08540 - Princeton Regional District)

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