Plainsboro

Plainsboro

A mix of urban and suburban homes includes newer construction homes, townhomes and apartments.

Welcome to Plainsboro

 
 

Township Overview

Plainsboro and West Windsor form a combined school district, ranked number seven in the state of New Jersey. The town is home to numerous top companies, including Merrill Lynch, Novo Nordisk, Hitachi Data Systems, and Penn Medicine Princeton Medical Center.
 
A mix of urban and suburban homes includes newer construction homes, townhomes and apartments. If you’re looking for an easy commute and nationally ranked schools all at an affordable price, look no further.
 

Plainsboro Market Trends

Plainsboro Township market trends indicate an increase of $43 (17%) in the average price per square foot over the past 6 months. The average sales price is up to $356,000 from $316,000 six months ago. The average time on market for properties in Plainsboro Township is 17 days. Buyers can expect to pay 98% of the seller’s asking price.
 

Overview for Plainsboro, NJ

2,768 people live in Plainsboro, where the median age is 36.9 and the average individual income is $62,945. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2,768

Total Population

36.9 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$62,945

Average individual Income

Around Plainsboro, NJ

There's plenty to do around Plainsboro, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

61
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
79
Very Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Poke Bros, Princeton Brazilian JiuJitsu, and Princeton Lab School.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.43 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.34 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.61 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.61 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 4.16 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.26 miles 17 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Plainsboro, NJ

Plainsboro has 1,389 households, with an average household size of 1.99. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Plainsboro do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 2,768 people call Plainsboro home. The population density is 3,765.87 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2,768

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

36.9

Median Age

59.21 / 40.79%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,389

Total Households

1.99

Average Household Size

$62,945

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Plainsboro, NJ

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The following schools are within or nearby Plainsboro. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
J.V.B. Wicoff Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 3rd
5/5
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