Princeton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 8,626 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Princeton is the 88th largest community in Indiana.
When you are in Princeton, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 41.82% of Princeton’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Princeton is a city of production and manufacturing workers, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Princeton who work in office and administrative support (9.34%), food service (7.49%), and sales jobs (7.44%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.27 minutes getting to work every day.
The rate of college-level education in Princeton is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.29% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Princeton in 2010 was $20,170, which is middle income relative to Indiana, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $80,680 for a family of four.
Princeton is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Princeton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Princeton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Princeton include Irish, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Princeton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.