Princeton Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Princeton, KY

General Princeton Information

State: Kentucky

County: Caldwell County

Close cities: Confederate, KY, Eddy Bay, KY, Crider, KY, Fredonia, KY, Marion, KY, Cadiz, KY, Midway, KY, Dawson Springs, KY, Princeton, KY

Princeton Population (census data)
Total 6,350 (-3.0% since 2000)
Male 2,878 (45.3%)
Female 3,472 (54.7%)

Population Density: 696 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 77.7 (US Avg is 100)

Princeton Elevation: 480 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1854

Land Area: 9.13 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,346

Zip Codes: 42445.

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Princeton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (88.8%)
  • Black (9.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (25.4%)
  • English (12.6%)
  • Irish (9.0%)
  • German (7.4%)
  • Scottish (2.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.4%)

Local Princeton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds, St. Louis Cardinals
NFL Football: Tennessee Titans, St. Louis Rams
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Murray State University, Western Kentucky University

Princeton School Information

High Schools
Caldwell County High School (350 Beckner Lane, Princeton, KY, 42445 - Caldwell County District)
Middle Schools
Caldwell County Middle School (440 Beckner Lane, Princeton, KY, 42445 - Caldwell County District)
Elementary Schools
Caldwell County Elementary School (105 Education Drive, Princeton, KY, 42445 - Caldwell County District)
Other/Private Schools
Caldwell County Primary School (1000 Marion Road, Princeton, KY, 42445 - Caldwell County District)

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