Living in Princeton, NJ

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Princeton, New Jersey Info Snack

Population
31,000
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
7.8%
Median Home
$866,200
Median Income
$137,672
Median Rent
$1,532

Princeton SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
7
Diversity
8.5
Safety
9
Amenities
1
Education
9.5
Commute
6

Princeton, NJ Crime Report

248
Total Crimes
784.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-68.32%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Princeton
/ 100k People
New Jersey
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 248 784.6 1,542.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 10 31.6 206.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 64.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 9 28.5 122.2 250.2
Property Crime 238 752.9 1,335.7 2,109.9
Burglary 45 142.4 184.6 340.5
Larceny 190 601.1 1,034.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 9.5 116.4 219.9

Princeton, NJ Cost Of Living

182
Princeton's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Princeton New Jersey National Average
Overall 182 123 100
Services 114 111 100
Groceries 107 110 100
Health 104 102 100
Housing 352 158 100
Transportation 107 110 100
Utilities 104 100 100

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Population over time in Princeton

Year Population % Change
2019 31,000 0.9%
2018 30,728 0.0%
2017 30,722 1.8%
2016 30,168 4.3%
2015 28,936 -0.0%
2014 28,940 1.1%
2013 28,621 -
2012 0 -
2011 0 -
2010 0 -

Race / Ethnicity in Princeton

White
67.2% (20,826)
African American
5.4% (1,676)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
16.9% (5,226)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (32)
Two Or More
3.0% (924)
Hispanic
7.5% (2,316)
Race Princeton NJ USA
White 67.2% 55.4% 60.7%
African American 5.4% 12.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 16.9% 9.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.4% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.5% 20.2% 18.0%

Gender in Princeton

Female
49.2% (15,262)
Male
50.8% (15,737)
Gender Princeton NJ USA
Female 49.2% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 50.8% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Princeton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (930)
High School / GED
8.0% (2,480)
Some College
6.0% (1,860)
Associate's Degree
2.0% (620)
Bachelor's Degree
25.0% (7,750)
Master's Degree
29.0% (8,990)
Professional Degree
9.0% (2,790)
Doctorate Degree
18.0% (5,580)
Education Princeton NJ USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 8.0% 27.0% 27.0%
Some College 6.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 2.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 25.0% 24.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 29.0% 11.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 9.0% 3.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 18.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Princeton, New Jersey

Less than $10,000
4.7% (145,677)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.2% (67,858)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.6% (172,135)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.5% (109,569)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.3% (226,297)
$50,000 to $74,999
8.2% (254,312)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.3% (258,359)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.4% (383,803)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.6% (297,580)
$200,000 or more
38.2% (1,184,406)
Income Princeton NJ USA
Less than $10,000 4.7% 4.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.2% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.6% 7.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.5% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.3% 9.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 8.2% 14.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.3% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.4% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.6% 10.1% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 38.2% 14.0% 7.7%

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