Princeton is located in south West Virginia. Princeton is part of Mercer County. Princeton has 3.01 square miles of land area and 0.04 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Princeton population is 6,432, which has grown 1.34% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 2.47% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Princeton median household income is $26,705 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 22.86% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 28.70% and is higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Princeton median house value is $81,000 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 39.18% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 30.63% and is lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Princeton is close to the state average in quality. The Princeton area code is 304.
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* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data