For population 25 years and over in Princeton:
For population 15 years and over in Princeton city:
13 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $498 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: St. Joseph, MO (79.7 miles , pop. 73,990).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Kansas City, MO (105.0 miles , pop. 441,545).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (323.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Ravanna, MO (2.7 miles) , Mercer, MO (2.9 miles ), Cainsville, MO (3.2 miles ), Spickard, MO (3.3 miles ), Mount Moriah, MO (3.5 miles) , South Lineville, MO (3.6 miles) , Lineville, IA (3.6 miles ), Newtown, MO (3.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 40.40 N, Longitude: 93.59 W
Area code: 660
Population change in the 1990s: +18 (+1.7%).
Work and jobs in Princeton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Princeton, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Princeton-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Missouri state average. It is 120% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/21/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.1 miles away from the Princeton city center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 6/2/1980, a category F4 tornado 18.8 miles away from the city center caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Princeton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 100% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 2/11/1995 at 05:54:10, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 72.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Mercer County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Calamity Jane - (1852-1903), riflewoman, Wild West star, Arthur M. Hyde - (1877-1947), governor, Russ Derry - Baseball player.
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Library in Princeton:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 21.0%
(19.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
11 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
21 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
3 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Princeton compared to Missouri 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 Mercer County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 82.17%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
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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):
7.70% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,912 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:
7.98% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,726 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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Princeton fatal accident list:
May 19, 1983 05:40 PM, 136, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 31, 1980 10:00 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 28, 1976 11:05 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 32 meters (105ft)
Total average daily traffic: 4,558
Total average daily truck traffic: 774
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 5,924
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Princeton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Princeton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Princeton, MO
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.