KY

National Population : 333,590,059
Kentucky State Population : 4,519,884

About Princeton, KY

Princeton, KY is located in Caldwell County in the state of Kentucky.

The total City Population for Princeton is about 5,691 with about 262 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 11,424.

The Average Home Value is $92,500.00, which is roughly 2% lower than the Average Home Value of $94,219.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 51% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $45,208.00, which is roughly 14% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $39,100.00 for the state of Kentucky, and roughly 21% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Princeton is about 3.3%.

Kentucky is ranked #37 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 26.82 out of 100.

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Voting

Caldwell County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 70.79% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 76.32%
Democratic: 22.29%
Libertarian: 0.9%
Other: 0.48%


Nearby Locations

Fredonia, KY (9.60 mi.)
Eddyville, KY (10.34 mi.)
Dawson Spgs, KY (12.01 mi.)
Dawson Springs, KY (12.01 mi.)
Kuttawa, KY (14.10 mi.)
Cerulean, KY (15.02 mi.)
Saint Charles, KY (16.74 mi.)
Marion, KY (17.20 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 42445
Latitude : 37.162676
Longitude : -87.882242
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 578 ft.
Area Code(s) : 270, 364

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.38
Male Population Estimate : 47.51%
Female Population Estimate : 51.68%
Median Age : 41.9
Male Median Age : 40.6
Female Median Age : 43.5

White Population Estimate : 92.63%
Black Population Estimate : 6.48%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.09%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.35%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.05%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.75%
Other Population Estimate : 0.44%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Princeton specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Caldwell County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Caldwell County: About 193 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Caldwell County is about 33% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.