Princeton, West Virginia 

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Population

5,599

-6.3% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

7.0%

Median Age

45.5

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.9 / 5.2

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Princeton, West Virginia

June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Princeton, while January and February are the least comfortable months.


Princeton, WV Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: West Virginia
County: Mercer County
Metro Area: Bluefield Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Princeton
Zip Codes: 24740


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Princeton is 7.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Princeton jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Princeton's cost of living is 26.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Princeton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Mercer county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 76.5% to 22.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Princeton's population is 5,599 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 6.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Princeton is Real Estate: $87,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.5%.

SCHOOLS
Princeton public schools spend $11,269 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.4 students per teacher in Princeton. More Education



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Housing Market in Princeton

It's a good time to buy in Princeton. Home Appreciation is up 7.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Princeton is $87,600.

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Reviews for Princeton   4 Reviews
Beware of ANTI-SMALL BUSINESS enviroment - 5/29/2019
I have never lived or heard of an area in this country that complains about the woes of their economy but nearly do anything to stop small businesses from developing and... Read More

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housing - 2/2/2016
west Virginia is a very beautiful place to live as well as visiting. through out the seasons u will see a wide variety of changing, especially through out the months of... Read More

Princeton WV - 6/30/2009
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