Princeton, Texas Population 2022

19,071
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Princeton is a city located in Collin County Texas. Princeton has a 2020 population of 19,071. Princeton is currently growing at a rate of 5.66% annually and its population has increased by 12.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 17,027 in 2010.

The average household income in Princeton is $82,380 with a poverty rate of 8.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,426 per month, and the median house value is $205,200. The median age in Princeton is 32.6 years, 34.3 years for males, and 30.7 years for females.

Princeton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Princetonwas:

  • White: 69.80%
  • Black or African American: 15.94%
  • Two or more races: 5.79%
  • Other race: 5.58%
  • Asian: 2.51%
  • Native American: 0.38%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Princeton, Texas is 19,071 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 17,027.

Princeton, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,52169.80%
Black or African American1,94615.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native470.38%
Asian3062.51%
Some Other Race6815.58%
Two or More Races7075.79%
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Princeton Population by Race

Princeton Population Pyramid 2022

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Princeton Median Age

33


Total

32.6


Male

33.1


Female

Princeton Adults

There are 8,750 adults, (810 of whom are seniors) in Princeton.

Princeton Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

10.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Princeton Sex Ratio

Female

6,152

50.39%

Male

6,056

49.61%

Princeton Population by Age

Princeton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Princeton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.7%17.3%
All74.9%25.1%
Female74.3%25.7%
Male66.4%33.6%
Non Family52.1%47.9%

74.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Princeton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,069374.9
Married2,4753.5382.7
Male3042.2866.4
Female5723.3874.3
Non Family7181.1752.1

3.33

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

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Princeton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5016.73%
9th to 12th Grade6398.58%
High School Graduate2,03927.38%
Some College1,72423.15%
Associates Degree79810.71%
Bachelors Degree1,35018.13%
Graduate Degree3975.33%
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Princeton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Princeton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American292929
2+ Races310219149
Black1,3971,258375
White4,0103,7541,070
Asian26826861
Hispanic1,678933201
Other Race38622618

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 native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Princeton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,756$52,295$41,154
Less Than 9th Grade$35,803$35,908$
High School Graduate$45,230$50,378$34,029
Some College$42,132$48,800$34,861
Bachelors Degree$65,775$73,239$48,676
Graduate Degree$66,453$126,750$65,220

$46,756

Average Earnings

$52,295

Average Male

$41,154

Average Female

Princeton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Princeton Language by Age

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Princeton Language

74.41% of Princeton residents speak only English, while 25.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.26% of the population.

Princeton Language

Princeton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian3069330.39%
Multiple70712918.25%
Hispanic3,63965217.92%
White6,0762333.83%
Black1,946552.83%
Other67NaN%

8.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.72%

Male Poverty Rate

9.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Princeton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Princeton is Asian, with 30.39% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.63%.

Princeton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.47%
High School8.29%
Some College7.02%
Bachelors or Greater1.14%

Princeton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.91%
Male Unemployed19.13%
Female Employed7.07%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Princeton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Princeton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$80,323$90,314
Families$84,385$98,679
Married Families$97,210-
Non Families$46,023$44,644
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Income by Household Type

Princeton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Princeton Married by Age and Sex

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Princeton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Princeton Marital Status by Race

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Princeton Marital Status

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588

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War143
First Gulf War257
Vietnam79
Korea
World War II

Princeton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3422
35 to 54326
55 to 64102
65 to 7479
75+59

Princeton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5088.28%
Black352.48%
Native American1448.28%
2+ Races317.47%
Hispanic642.87%

Princeton Veterans by Race

Princeton Veterans by Education

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1.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Princeton Veterans by Education

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72%

Labor Force Participation

69.7%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Princeton Employment by Age

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Princeton Employment by Race

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Princeton Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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52.26%

Born in Princeton

81.66%

Native Born

18.34%

Foreign Born

9.85%

Non Citizen

8.49%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.66% of Princeton residents were born in the United States, with 52.26% having been born in Texas. 9.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Princeton Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19803,4080.00%
20003,477690.10%
20106,8073,3306.95%
20117,8291,02215.01%
20128,8511,02213.05%
20139,8731,02211.55%
201410,8951,02210.35%
201511,9171,0229.38%
201612,9391,0228.58%
201713,9611,0227.90%
201814,9831,0227.32%
201916,0051,0226.82%
202017,0271,0226.39%
202118,0491,0226.00%
202219,0711,0225.66%

Princeton Population by Year