B+
20%
Income/capita NAT. AVG.
39%
Household income NAT. AVG.
18%
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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IndexPrincetonIowaNational
Income per capita$35,870$28,872$29,829
Median household income$77,031$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$80,000$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$43,625$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$41,528$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate5.5%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level6.7%12.3%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Princeton is 20% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Princeton is 39% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Princeton is 18% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Princeton is 56% lower than the national average

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      $51,348 $77,031 $154,062
      City
      $36,376 $54,570 $109,140
      State
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Princeton median earnings by income bracket

      Princeton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.8%18.8%
      Manufacturing sector26.8%26.8%
      Financial & insurance services2.6%2.6%
      Wholesale & retail services14.0%14.0%
      Public administration3.7%3.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.6%6.6%
      Education, health & social services5.1%5.1%
      Other22.4%22.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Long Grove, IA893$108,28195.7%
      Erie, IL1,865$85,75055.0%
      Bettendorf, IA36,214$85,40454.4%
      Rapids City, IL1,010$84,58352.9%
      Port Byron, IL2,028$81,61847.5%
      Princeton, IA942$77,03139.2%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Lumpkin, GA942$19,28665.1%
      Treynor, IA942$77,18839.5%
      Ponca, NE942$51,4587.0%
      Carrizozo, NM942$25,97253.1%
      Clear Lake CDP (Pierce County), WA942$75,22736.0%
      Princeton, IA942$77,03139.2%
      Source: The Princeton, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).