Princeton, Minnesota Population 2020

4,788

Princeton is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 4,788, it is the 155th largest city in Minnesota and the 4876th largest city in the United States. Princeton is currently growing at a rate of 0.78% annually and its population has increased by 1.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,698 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Princeton has a population density of 1,004 people per square mile.

The average household income in Princeton is $58,260 with a poverty rate of 16.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $794 per month, and the median house value is $132,800. The median age in Princeton is 31.7 years, 31.4 years for males, and 31.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 74.9 males.

Princeton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Princeton was:

  • White: 92.08%
  • Two or more races: 4.89%
  • Asian: 1.76%
  • Other race: 0.47%
  • Black or African American: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.28%
  • Native American: 0.19%
The current population of Princeton, Minnesota is 4,788, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,714.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,698.

Princeton, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,34692.08%
Two or More Races2314.89%
Asian831.76%
Some Other Race220.47%
Black or African American160.34%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander130.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.19%

Princeton Population Pyramid 2020

Princeton Median Age

31.7


Total

31.4


Male

31.8


Female

Princeton Adults

There are 3,421 adults, (854 of whom are seniors) in Princeton.

Princeton Age Dependency

83.9

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Princeton Sex Ratio

Female

2,698

57.16%

Male

2,022

42.84%

Princeton Households and Families

Princeton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Princeton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.6%23.4%
Male58.1%41.9%
All53.8%46.2%
Non Family49.2%50.8%
Female21.4%78.6%

53.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9042.4153.8
Non Family7671.2449.2
Married6023.0376.6
Female3373.0721.4
Male1983.9158.1

2.94

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

15%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Princeton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade922.98%
9th to 12th Grade2307.44%
High School Graduate1,32042.69%
Some College76024.58%
Associates Degree31910.32%
Bachelors Degree2467.96%
Graduate Degree1254.04%

Princeton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,9232,617348
Hispanic818114
Multiple Races63639
Other Race2222
Black16
Islander1313
Native American99

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 17.28%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,750$41,511$24,828
Less Than High School$17,723$18,527$
High School Grad$29,917$41,250$21,350
Some College$36,087$47,925$30,667
Bachelors Degree$44,886$51,094$38,897
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,750

Average Earnings

$41,511

Average Male

$24,828

Average Female

Princeton Language

Princeton Language by Age

Princeton Language

98.78% of Princeton residents speak only English, while 1.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.71% of the population.

Princeton Poverty

Princeton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,17872117.26%
Hispanic1311612.21%
Black1616100.00%

16.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.57%

Male Poverty Rate

20.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Princeton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Princeton is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Princeton is Hispanic, with 12.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.74%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.06%
High School19.23%
Some College8.89%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed45.45%
Female Employed12.42%
Male Employed0.68%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Princeton Income

Princeton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,167$58,260
Families$44,368$55,336
Married Families$60,214-
Non Families$25,959$53,151

Princeton Marital Status

Princeton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.4%

Male Marriage Rate

31.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Princeton Married by Age and Sex

Princeton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Princeton Marital Status by Race

Princeton Veterans

247

Number of Veterans

234

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam76
World War II55
Second Gulf War35
Korea33
First Gulf War16
Age Group Veterans
75+105
65 to 7456
55 to 6451
18 to 3435
35 to 54
Name Veterans % of Total
White2256.91%
Hispanic2227.16%
Other22100.00%

$Princeton Veterans by Education

14.16%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Princeton Employment Status

65.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.4%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Princeton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

82.88%

Born in Minnesota

97.94%

Native Born

2.06%

Foreign Born

0.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.94% of Princeton residents were born in the United States, with 82.88% having been born in Minnesota. 0.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,788370.78%
20194,751370.78%
20184,714440.94%
20174,670370.80%
20164,633270.59%
20154,606-15-0.32%
20144,621-24-0.52%
20134,645-5-0.11%
20124,650-43-0.92%
20114,693-45-0.95%
20104,7388051.88%
20003,9332140.56%
19903,7195731.69%
19803,1466152.20%
19702,5310.00%