Princeton, WV
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Princeton, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
5,831
Unemployment
8.8%
Poverty
24.6%
Median Home
$93,700
Median Income
$42,025
Median Rent
$711

Princeton SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Princeton, WV Cost Of Living

81
Princeton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Princeton West Virginia National Average
Overall 81 84 100
Services 94 100 100
Groceries 94 91 100
Health 99 88 100
Housing 55 62 100
Transportation 85 87 100
Utilities 86 89 100

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Rankings for Princeton in West Virginia

Map Of Princeton, WV

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Population over time in Princeton

Year Population % Change
2019 5,831 -1.3%
2018 5,907 -1.0%
2017 5,967 -1.5%
2016 6,056 -0.4%
2015 6,082 -4.8%
2014 6,387 -1.0%
2013 6,454 0.4%
2012 6,427 0.2%
2011 6,413 0.7%
2010 6,370 -

Race / Ethnicity in Princeton

White
88.3% (5,147)
African American
6.2% (362)
American Indian
0.3% (15)
Asian
0.7% (43)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.6% (154)
Hispanic
1.9% (110)
Race Princeton WV USA
White 88.3% 92.0% 60.7%
African American 6.2% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 0.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 1.6% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.9% 1.6% 18.0%

Gender in Princeton

Female
48.8% (2,848)
Male
51.2% (2,983)
Gender Princeton WV USA
Female 48.8% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 51.2% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Princeton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (408)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (466)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,274)
Some College
21.0% (1,224)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (408)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (699)
Master's Degree
5.0% (291)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (58)
Education Princeton WV USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 40.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 12.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Princeton, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
8.1% (47,493)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (34,995)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.8% (109,757)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.3% (54,083)
$35,000 to $49,999
21.0% (122,482)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (107,939)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (66,581)
$100,000 to $149,999
4.7% (27,496)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.4% (2,045)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (10,225)
Income Princeton WV USA
Less than $10,000 8.1% 8.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 6.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.8% 12.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.3% 11.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 21.0% 14.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 11.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 4.7% 11.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.4% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 3.0% 7.7%

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