The City of Princeton had a population of 7,427 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Princeton is located at latitude 41.3681 and longitude -89.4648 in Bureau County. The formal boundaries for the City of Princeton encompass a land area of 7.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Bureau County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 718 feet.
The City of Princeton (GNIS ID: 2396278) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Population in Households||7,199|
|Population in Familes||5,487|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||228|
|Median Household Income||$50,406|
|Average Household Income||$66,795|
|Per Capita Income||$29,987|
|Total Housing Units||3,653 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,330 (63.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||976 (26.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||347 ( 9.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$129,271|
|Average Home Value||$141,026|
|Average Household Size||2.18|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.0%|
|Per Capita Income||3.31%|
The table below compares Princeton to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 277||80th|
|Population Density||# 749||45th|
|Diversity Index||# 582||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 872||36th|
|Per Capita Income||# 501||63rd|
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