Princeton Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Princeton Population & Age Distribution

 
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Total Population
31,187

Age

Under 5 Years:
3.3%
5 - 17:
14.9%
18 - 24:
21.8%
25 - 34:
10.9%
35 - 54:
20.9%
55 - 64:
11.3%
Over 65 Years:
16.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
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Attending College
17.3%
17.3%
High School Graduates
96.3%
96.3%
College Graduated
81.0%
81.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 
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Per capita Income

Princeton
$77,436
$77,436
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Princeton
$137,672
$137,672
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
7.8%

Employment Industries in Princeton

 
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Education
32.9%
32.9%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
15.1%
15.1%
Healthcare
8.2%
8.2%
Manufacturing
7.2%
7.2%
Finance
6.8%
6.8%
Retail
6.4%
6.4%
Accommodation
4.2%
4.2%
Other
3.9%
3.9%
Administration
3.6%
3.6%
Information Technology
2.6%
2.6%
Public Service
2.5%
2.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
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White
67.2%
67.2%
Black Or African American
5.4%
5.4%
American Indian And Alaska Native
0.0%
0.0%
Asian
16.9%
16.9%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
Other Race / Two or More Races
3.1%
3.1%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
7.5%
7.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 
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Ancestry (Top 20)

German
11.8%
11.8%
English
11.6%
11.6%
Irish
8.8%
8.8%
Italian
8.4%
8.4%
Russian
5.1%
5.1%
Polish
4.4%
4.4%
French
2.3%
2.3%
Scottish
2.3%
2.3%
European
2.1%
2.1%
Welsh
1.8%
1.8%
Eastern European
1.8%
1.8%
Swedish
1.8%
1.8%
Dutch
1.7%
1.7%
Hungarian
1.6%
1.6%
British
1.4%
1.4%
Austrian
1.2%
1.2%
Norwegian
1.2%
1.2%
Danish
1.1%
1.1%
Haitian
1.0%
1.0%
Scots-Irish
0.8%
0.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
64.7%
64.7%
Chinese
7.4%
7.4%
Spanish
6.7%
6.7%
Langs. of India
3.0%
3.0%
French
2.7%
2.7%
Korean
2.6%
2.6%
German/Yiddish
2.4%
2.4%
Russian
1.6%
1.6%
Slavic languages
1.1%
1.1%
African languages
1.0%
1.0%
Other Asian languages
1.0%
1.0%
Italian
0.8%
0.8%
Scandinavian languages
0.8%
0.8%
Portuguese
0.6%
0.6%
Tagalog
0.4%
0.4%
Vietnamese
0.4%
0.4%
Japanese
0.3%
0.3%
Greek
0.3%
0.3%
Arabic
0.3%
0.3%
Other Indo-European
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Princeton Residents:
28.5%