U.S. Beacon December 5, 2021

Princeton, NJ

Mercer County, New Jersey

Latitude: 40.352206     Longitude: -74.657071
Population 13,495 (2005)
Elevation of Princeton, New Jersey: 215 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:3460900, place: Princeton borough, New Jersey)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 7,537 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 176 (2.34%)
Kindergarten: 104 (1.38%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 555 (7.36%)
High school (grades 9-12): 246 (3.26%)
College or graduate school: 6,456 (85.66%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 7,148 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 344 (4.81%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 414 (5.79%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 950 (13.29%)
Some college, no degree: 1,024 (14.33%)
Associate degree: 118 (1.65%)
Bachelor's degree: 1,464 (20.48%)
Graduate or professional degree: 2,834 (39.65%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 89.4%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 60.1%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 13,022 (100%)
Never married: 3,204 (24.6%)
Now married, except separated: 8,509 (65.34%)
Separated: 159 (1.22%)
Total Widowed: 695 (5.34%)
Widowed Female: 606 (4.65%)
Total Divorced: 455 (3.49%)
Divorced Female: 281 (2.16%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 35 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 5 (14.29%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 12,809 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 614 (4.79%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 3,869 (100%)
--With a disability: 51 (1.32%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 8,513 (100%)
--With a disability: 340 (3.99%)
----Percent employed: 66.8%
--No disability: 8,173 (96.01%)
----Percent employed: 52.2%
Population 65 years and over: 1,098 (100%)
--With a disability: 298 (27.14%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 13,735 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 3,291 (23.96%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 9,656 (70.3%)
--Same county: 1,158 (8.43%)
--Different county: 8,498 (61.87%)
----Same state: 581 (4.23%)
----Different state: 7,917 (57.64%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 788 (5.74%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 14,203 (100%)
Native: 12,191 (85.83%)
--Born in United States: 11,995 (100%)
----State of residence: 3,765 (26.51%)
----Different state: 8,230 (57.95%)
--Born outside United States: 196 (1.38%)
Foreign born: 2,012 (14.17%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 1,370 (9.65%)
--Naturalized citizen: 457 (3.22%)
--Not a citizen: 1,555 (10.95%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 2,012 (100%)
Europe: 815 (40.51%)
Asia: 288 (14.31%)
Africa: 86 (4.27%)
Oceania: 35 (1.74%)
Latin America: 618 (30.72%)
Northern America: 170 (8.45%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 13,735 (100%)
English only: 11,437 (83.27%)
Language other than English: 2,298 (16.73%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 976 (7.11%)
--Spanish: 813 (5.92%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 486 (3.54%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 806 (5.87%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 197 (1.43%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 616 (4.48%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 293 (2.13%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 14,203 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 8,971% (63.16%)
Arab: 98 (0.69%)
Czech: 81 (0.57%)
Danish: 42 (0.3%)
Dutch: 151 (1.06%)
English: 945 (6.65%)
French (except Basque): 337 (2.37%)
French Canadian: 39 (0.27%)
German: 927 (6.53%)
Greek: 81 (0.57%)
Hungarian: 103 (0.73%)
Irish: 1,043 (7.34%)
Italian: 556 (3.91%)
Lithuanian: 84 (0.59%)
Norwegian: 45 (0.32%)
Polish: 462 (3.25%)
Portuguese: 1 (0.01%)
Russian: 259 (1.82%)
Scotch-Irish: 94 (0.66%)
Scottish: 127 (0.89%)
Slovak: 22 (0.15%)
Subsaharan African: 89 (0.63%)
Swedish: 90 (0.63%)
Swiss: 96 (0.68%)
Ukrainian: 95 (0.67%)
United States or American: 190 (1.34%)
Welsh: 93 (0.65%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 50 (0.35%)
Other ancestries: 2,771 (19.51%)

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