Princeton is a somewhat small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 8,140 people and just one neighborhood, Princeton is the 288th largest community in Texas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Princeton, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Princeton, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Princeton’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Princeton does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $43,681.
Occupations and Workforce
Princeton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Princeton is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Princeton who work in office and administrative support (14.01%), management occupations (12.09%) and sales jobs (9.91%).
Of important note, Princeton is also a city of artists. Princeton has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Princeton’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Princeton, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 34.20 minutes every day commuting to work.