Princeton, TX Population

Population: 3,477. Estimated population in July 2020: 4,115 (+18.3% change)
Males: 1,698 (48.8%), Females: 1,779 (51.2%)

Collin County

Zip code: 75407

Median resident age: 32.3 years
Median household income: $38,590
Median house value: $67,500

Races in Princeton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (85.7%)
  • Hispanic (10.9%)
  • Other race (4.6%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)
  • Black (0.9%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (17.3%), Irish (10.4%), German (7.3%), English (6.5%), French (2.9%), Italian (1.5%).

Elevation: 580 feet

Land area: 4.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Princeton

  • High school or higher: 73.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 30.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Princeton city

  • Never married: 18.4%
  • Now married: 58.8%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

3.4% Foreign born (2.8% Latin America, 0.3% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,075 (+44.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Princeton:

  • NORTH CENTRAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 8 miles; MCKINNEY, TX)
  • BARIATRIC CARE CENTER OF TEXAS (about 12 miles; WYLIE, TX)
  • PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL OF ALLEN (about 15 miles; ALLEN, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Princeton:

  • DALLAS LOVE FIELD (about 35 miles; DALLAS, TX; Abbreviation: DAL)
  • DALLAS/FORT WORTH INTERNATIONAL (about 43 miles; DALLAS-FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: DFW)
  • FORT WORTH ALLIANCE (about 59 miles; FORT WORTH, TX; Abbreviation: AFW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Princeton:

  • MC KINNEY MUNI (about 6 miles; MC KINNEY, TX; Abbreviation: TKI)
  • KITTYHAWK (about 14 miles; ALLEN, TX; Abbreviation: 0T7)
  • AERO COUNTRY (about 17 miles; MC KINNEY, TX; Abbreviation: T31)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Princeton:

  • COLLIN COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE-CENTRAL PARK (about 13 miles; MCKINNEY, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,514)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT DALLAS (about 23 miles; RICHARDSON, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,695)
  • RICHLAND COLLEGE (about 25 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 7,352)
  • EASTFIELD COLLEGE (about 27 miles; MESQUITE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,457)
  • BROOKHAVEN COLLEGE (about 30 miles; FARMERS BRANCH, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,711)
  • SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY (about 35 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 8,231)
  • EL CENTRO COLLEGE (about 35 miles; DALLAS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,359)

Schools

Public high school in Princeton:

  • PRINCETON H S (Students: 686; Location: 321 PANTHER PKWY; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Princeton:

  • LACY ELEMENTARY (Students: 694; Location: 321 PANTHER PKWY; Grades: PK – 03)
  • HUDDLESTON INTERMEDIATE (Students: 500; Location: 321 PANTHER PKWY; Grades: 04 – 06)
  • CLARK JR HIGH (Students: 374; Location: 321 PANTHER PKWY; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • PRINCETON SPECIAL PROGRAMS CENTER (Location: 321 PANTHER PKWY; Grades: KG – 12)
  • COLLIN CO J J A E P (Location: 321 PANTHER PKWY; Grades: N – N )

Libraries

Library in Princeton:

  • PRINCETON COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $11,766; Location: 319 MCKINNEY AVE; 5,200 books; 32 audio materials; 86 video materials)