For population 25 years and over in Princeton:
For population 15 years and over in Princeton city:
4 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,114 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lawrence, KS (32.6 miles , pop. 80,098).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (56.0 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (402.6 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Richmond, KS (2.5 miles ), Ottawa, KS (2.9 miles ), Rantoul, KS (3.2 miles ), Williamsburg, KS (3.3 miles ), Lane, KS (3.3 miles ), Greeley, KS (3.4 miles ), Pomona, KS (3.6 miles ), Garnett, KS (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 38.49 N, Longitude: 95.27 W
Area code: 785
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +40 (+14.4%).
Work and jobs in Princeton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Princeton, Kansas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Princeton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Kansas state average. It is 180% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/20/1957, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Princeton city center killed 44 people and injured 207 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/12/1964, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.2 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Princeton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Kansas state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 70.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/23/2007 at 08:15:49, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.6 miles away from Princeton center
On 5/13/1999 at 14:18:22, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Franklin County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Princeton:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Princeton:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Princeton and their reported violations in the past:FRANKLIN CO RWD 3 (Population served: 85, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 14.6%
(15.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Princeton compared to Kansas state average:
Banks with branches in Princeton (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Princeton city (based on Franklin County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.86%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Princeton government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Princeton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
7.75% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,899 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:
7.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,068 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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TV broadcast stations around Princeton:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.