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Population (year 2000): 6,536. Estimated population in July 2005: 6,447 (-1.4% change)
Males: 2,963 (45.3%), Females: 3,573 (54.7%)

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Median resident age: 42.0 years
Median household income: $26,654 (year 2000)
Median house value: $52,500 (year 2000)

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Races in Princeton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (88.8%)
  • Black (9.0%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (25.4%), English (12.6%), Irish (9.0%), German (7.4%), Scottish (2.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%).

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Elevation: 480 feet

Land area: 9.1 square miles

Princeton,

For population 25 years and over in Princeton

  • High school or higher: 72.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 19.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Princeton city

  • Never married: 16.3%
  • Now married: 58.0%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 11.1%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

0.5% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -515 (-7.3%).



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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: TN Clarksville, (52.3 miles pop. 103,455).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: TN Nashville-Davidson, (101.3 miles pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (327.6 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: KY (13.0 miles Eddyville, Springs, KY Dawson (14.0 miles KY (14.0 miles Fredonia, KY Kuttawa, (16.2 miles KY (17.2 miles Cadiz, KY (20.6 miles Marion, Dycusburg, KY (21.1 miles) , KY (21.9 miles Providence,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1997: 28 buildings, average cost: $64,800
  • 1998: 27 buildings, average cost: $64,800
  • 1999: 29 buildings, average cost: $64,800
  • 2000: 27 buildings, average cost: $64,800
  • 2001: 28 buildings, average cost: $64,800
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2003: 6 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $121,800
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $121,800

Latitude: 37.11 N, Longitude: 87.88 W

Area code: 270


Industries providing employment: Manufacturing (25.2%), Educational,health and social services (19.9%), Retail trade (14.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +875 (+13.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,577 (58.0%)

Crime in Princeton (2004):
  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 rapes (31.1 per 100,000)
  • 3 robberies (46.6 per 100,000)
  • 10 assaults (155.3 per 100,000)
  • 40 burglaries (621.3 per 100,000)
  • 151 thefts (2345.4 per 100,000)
  • 4 auto thefts (62.1 per 100,000)
  • crime index = 196.8 (higher means more crime, US average = 315.1)

Average climate in Princeton, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Princeton,

Princeton-area historical tornado activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 47% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1968, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 17.4 miles away from the Princeton city center killed 2 people and injured 30 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 3/4/1964, a category 4 tornado 26.9 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 24 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospital/medical center in Princeton:
  • CALDWELL CO HOSP (101 HOSPITAL DRIVE BOX 410)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Princeton:
  • TRIGG COUNTY HOSPITAL (about 18 miles; CADIZ, KY)
  • CRITTENDEN CO HOSP (about 21 miles; MARION, KY)
  • LIVINGSTON HOSP AND HEALTHCARE SER INC (about 28 miles; SALEM, KY)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Princeton:
  • CAMPBELL AAF (about 41 miles; FORT CAMPBELL/HOPKINSVILLE, KY; ID: HOP)
  • BARKLEY REGIONAL (about 62 miles; PADUCAH, KY; ID: PAH)
  • OWENSBORO-DAVIESS COUNTY (about 66 miles; OWENSBORO, KY; ID: OWB)
Other public-use airports nearest to Princeton:
  • PRINCETON-CALDWELL COUNTY (about 3 miles; PRINCETON, KY; ID: 2M0)
  • KUTTAWA HARBOR (about 15 miles; KUTTAWA, KY; ID: K45)
  • TRADEWATER (about 16 miles; DAWSON SPRINGS, KY; ID: 8M7)


Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 5 $12,243 $29,383 0 $0
Streets and Highways 9 $14,358 $19,144 0 $0
Firefighters 2 $4,295 $25,770 27 $860
Police - Other 2 $2,141 $12,846 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 16 $32,413 $24,309 1 $304
Other Government Administration 1 $1,519 $18,228 7 $1,438
Financial Administration 3 $6,476 $25,904 1 $289
Electric Power 16 $57,697 $43,272 0 $0
Water Supply 4 $9,801 $29,403 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 7 $14,340 $24,582 0 $0
Totals for Government 65 $155,283 $28,667 36 $2,891


Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Princeton:
  • MURRAY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 44 miles; MURRAY, KY; Full-time enrollment: 7,676)
  • AUSTIN PEAY STATE UNIVERSITY (about 54 miles; CLARKSVILLE, TN; FT enrollment: 5,744)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN INDIANA (about 62 miles; EVANSVILLE, IN; FT enrollment: 7,510)
  • UNIVERSITY OF EVANSVILLE (about 64 miles; EVANSVILLE, IN; FT enrollment: 2,440)
  • TRINITY THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY-TRINITY COLLEGE (about 69 miles; NEWBURGH, IN; FT enrollment: 2,986)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE-MARTIN (about 82 miles; MARTIN, TN; FT enrollment: 5,131)
  • JOHN A LOGAN COLLEGE (about 95 miles; CARTERVILLE, IL; FT enrollment: 4,255)
Public high school in Princeton:
  • CALDWELL COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 620; Location: 350 BECKNER LN; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Princeton:
  • CALDWELL COUNTY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 499; Location: 105 EDUCATION DR; Grades: 01 - 05)
  • CALDWELL COUNTY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 468; Location: 440 BECKNER LN; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • CALDWELL COUNTY PRIMARY SCHOOL (Students: 410; Location: 1000 MARION RD; Grades: PK - 03)
Private primary/middle school in Princeton:
  • SOUTHSIDE PRESCHOOL & KG (Students: 72; Location: P. O. BOX 684; Grades: PK - KG)
Library in Princeton:
  • GEORGE COON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $186,784; Location: 114 SOUTH HARRISON STREET; 36,218 books; 269 audio materials; 358 video materials; 61 serial subscriptions)

Notable location: Princeton Country Club (A).

Churches in Princeton include: Spillman Chapel (A), Southside Church (B), Calvary Church (C).

Cemeteries: Cedar Hill Cemetery (1), Dawson Cemetery (2).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Big Spring Branch (A).

Parks in Princeton include: Ratliff Park (1), V F W Park (2).


Princeton compared to Kentucky state average:
  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in Princeton:
  • WPKY (1580 AM; 0 kW; PRINCETON, KY; Owner: CALDWELL COUNTY CBC, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WWLK (900 AM; 1 kW; EDDYVILLE, KY; Owner: TILENT, INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCBL (1290 AM; 5 kW; BENTON, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND)
  • WKDZ (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; CADIZ, KY; Owner: HAM BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPAD (1560 AM; 10 kW; PADUCAH, KY; Owner: BRISTOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WCRV (640 AM; 50 kW; COLLIERVILLE, TN; Owner: BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY/TENNESSEE)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WDDD (810 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTON CITY, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Princeton:
  • WAVJ (104.9 FM; PRINCETON, KY; Owner: CALDWELL COUNTY CBC, INC.)
  • WVVR (100.3 FM; HOPKINSVILLE, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WCCK (95.7 FM; CALVERT CITY, KY; Owner: JIM W. FREELAND DBA FREELAND BROADCASTING)
  • WCVQ (107.9 FM; FORT CAMPBELL, KY; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF TUCKESSEE, LLC)
  • WMJL-FM (102.7 FM; MARION, KY; Owner: JOEMYERS PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • WKTG (93.9 FM; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUND BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • WKDZ-FM (106.5 FM; CADIZ, KY; Owner: HAM BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHRZ (97.7 FM; PROVIDENCE, KY; Owner: HOPKINS-WEBSTER CBC, INC.)
  • W266AB (101.1 FM; PROVIDENCE, KY; Owner: PENNYRILE CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Princeton:
  • WKMA-TV (Channel 35; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
  • WAZE-TV (Channel 19; MADISONVILLE, KY; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

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