The City of Princeton had a population of 7,502 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Princeton is located at latitude 41.3802 and longitude -89.467 in Bureau County. The formal boundaries for the City of Princeton (see map below) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Princeton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||6,574|
|Daytime Population: Residents||3,779|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||10,353|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.38|
|Population in Households||7,274|
|Population in Familes||5,520|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||228|
|Median Household Income||$48,194|
|Average Household Income||$66,070|
|Per Capita Income||$29,508|
|Total Housing Units||3,696 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,239 (60.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,085 (29.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||373 (10.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$126,339|
|Average Home Value||$135,603|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.57%|
|Per Capita Income||3.06%|
The table below compares Princeton to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 275||80th|
|Population Density||# 750||45th|
|Diversity Index||# 569||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 902||34th|
|Per Capita Income||# 464||66th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Illinois Census Data Comparison Tool.