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Demographics

People

Total Population3,451
Male Share of the Population50.6%
Female Share of the Population49.4%
Senior Citizens15.4%
Employed Population 16+1,794
Age of the Population46

Families

% of people married59.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher58.4%
Median Earnings25+$62,049
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,568

Wealth

Median Family Income$133,967
% Above Poverty Level93.5%
% Below Poverty Level6.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time35 minutes
% Working from Home6.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.2%

Housing

People Living Alone15.7%
Median Gross Rent$1,114
Median House Value$368,500

Ancestry

Irish26.7%
English20.6%
Italian11.9%
German10.5%
French Except Basque10%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)8%
Swedish7.3%
Polish6.7%
Canadian6.4%
Scottish4%
Russian2.1%
Dutch1.7%
Portuguese1.5%
Lithuanian1.5%
US/American0.9%
West Indian0.7%
Hungarian0.6%
Austrian0.6%
Swiss0.6%
Norwegian0.6%
Latvian0.5%
Arab0.5%
Lebanese0.5%
Trinidad Tobago0.3%
Haitian0.3%
Welsh0.3%
Greek0.3%
Serbian0.2%
African0.2%
Ethiopian0.2%
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Princeton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Worcester County
Standard Zip Codes1541
Phone Area Codes978
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude42.45
Approximate Longitude-71.86

Princeton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBARRE FALLS DAM
Distance8 miles
Jan Temp11 to 32 F
Apr Temp32 to 55 F
Jul Temp55 to 80 F
Oct Temp34 to 59 F
Annual Precip45.5 inches
StationWORCESTER RGNL AP
Distance12.6 miles
Jan Temp16 to 31 F
Apr Temp36 to 54 F
Jul Temp61 to 79 F
Oct Temp41 to 58 F
Annual Precip49 inches
StationBIRCH HILL DAM
Distance17.6 miles
Jan Temp8 to 32 F
Apr Temp30 to 56 F
Jul Temp55 to 81 F
Oct Temp32 to 60 F
Annual Precip45.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Holden18,300$114,561
Hubbardston4,537$94,512
Leominster41,304$71,991
Rutland2,449$82,059
Sterling7,954$131,713
West Boylston7,844$92,083

Princeton Public Libraries

Princeton Public Library
2 TOWN HALL DRIVE
Princeton, Massachusetts
(978) 464-2115

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Princeton Public Schools

Thomas Prince
170 Sterling Road
ZIP: 1541
(978) 464-2110
Primary
Total Enrollment 363
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