For population 25 years and over in Princeton:
For population 15 years and over in Princeton CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntsville, AL (25.2 miles , pop. 158,216).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (94.5 miles , pop. 545,524).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (488.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Skyline, AL (2.5 miles ), Hytop, AL (2.6 miles ), Pleasant Groves, AL (3.0 miles ), New Market, AL (3.7 miles ), Huntland, TN (3.7 miles ), Gurley, AL (3.9 miles ), Paint Rock, AL (4.0 miles) , Hollywood, AL (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 34.87 N, Longitude: 86.20 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 256
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Princeton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Princeton, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Princeton-area historical tornado activity is above Alabama state average. It is 228% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/18/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.6 miles away from the Princeton place center killed one person and injured 55 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/3/1974, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 28.7 miles away from the place center killed 28 people and injured 267 people.
Earthquake activity:Princeton-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 41.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/8/2001 at 01:08:21, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 9.6 miles away from Princeton center
On 7/19/1997 at 17:06:34, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 79.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/5/1994 at 22:21:59, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 40.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/21/2001 at 23:35:35, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 1.9 mi) earthquake occurred 42.9 miles away from Princeton center
On 6/19/2007 at 18:16:27, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 79.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Jackson County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 9, Floods: 8, Tornadoes: 6, Winds: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Fires: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Curly Putman - Songwriter.
Hospitals/medical centers near Princeton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Princeton:
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Public high school in Princeton:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2004 was 8.53. This is significantly better than average. There were 6 monitors within city limits.
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
129 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
15 people in other group homes
Princeton compared to Alabama state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Princeton (based on Jackson County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.58%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 16
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 27
Number of full-service restaurants: 28
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
4.91% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,157 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.70% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,617 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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