Princeton

Princeton

Ranked as a top town in the U.S., this is one of NJ's oldest, most historic, and most prestigious towns.

Welcome to Princeton

 
 

Township Overview

Ranked as a top town in the U.S., this is one of New Jerseys oldest, most historic and prestigious towns. It has a bustling downtown complete with top-rated restaurants, bars, and shopping right next of one of the best universities in the world.

Residents will have access to a top 15 school district, a train station that connects to NYC and easy access to the jersey shore. Whether you’re looking for quaint cottages, downtown townhomes or newly constructed houses, you’ll find it here. If you’ve dreamed of living in a quintessential North-eastern town, this is it!
 

Princeton Market Trends

Market data provided by U.S. Census Bureau and the local listing feed.

Princeton market trends indicate an increase of $51 (11%) in the average price per square foot over the past 6 months. The average sales price is up to $1,482,500 from $1,025,000 six months ago. The average time on market for properties in Princeton is 15 days. Buyers can expect to pay 100% of the seller’s asking price.
 
 

Overview for Princeton, NJ

30,717 people live in Princeton, where the median age is 28.9 and the average individual income is $79,217. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

30,717

Total Population

28.9 years

Median Age

High

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

$79,217

Average individual Income

Around Princeton, NJ

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

72
Very Walkable
Walking Score
85
Very Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Ellinikon, Poke Bros, and The Blue Bears.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.83 miles 13 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.09 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.09 miles 48 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 2.43 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 1.96 miles 14 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 0.74 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Princeton, NJ

Princeton has 9,120 households, with an average household size of 2.69. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Princeton do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 30,717 people call Princeton home. The population density is 1,711.66 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

30,717

Total Population

High

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

28.9

Median Age

49.83 / 50.17%

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
9,120

Total Households

2.69

Average Household Size

$79,217

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 Princeton, NJ

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Princeton. 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
The Hun School Of Princeton
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
Princeton Friends School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Princeton Charter School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
5/5
Princeton Witherspoon Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Princeton Academy Of The Sacred Heart
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5

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