What you need to know about Princeton, NJ

Princeton is located in Mercer County, New Jersey. The population is 71% White, 6% Black, 15% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 2% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 6% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $116,875 and the median home value is $760,800. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Princeton, see each of the tabs above.
Top 10 Soccer 2012


Homes Owned 58.20%
58.20% Complete
Homes Rented 41.80%
41.80% Complete

Real Estate

In Princeton, New Jersey

Ready to move to Princeton? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Princeton.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Princeton, New Jersey

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Princeton rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Princeton, New Jersey

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Princeton.


Most residents are
10-24 Years old


In Princeton, New Jersey

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Princeton.


Bachelor’s Degree 81%
81% Complete
Graduated High School 96%
96% Complete

Princeton, NJ's Livability Rankings

Top 10 Soccer 2012