Princeton, New Jersey 

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Economy in Princeton, New Jersey

Princeton has an unemployment rate of 2.2%. The US average is 3.9%.

Princeton has seen the job market increase by 1.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 43.3%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Princeton
- The Sales Tax Rate for Princeton is 6.6%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Princeton is 5.5%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Princeton
- The average income of a Princeton resident is $63,193 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Princeton resident is $116,875 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYPrinceton, New JerseyUnited States
  2.2%3.9%
  1.3%1.6%
  43.3%33.5%
  6.6%7.3%
  5.5%4.6%
  $71,499$31,177
  $125,506$57,652
  $196,855$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.1%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  0.7%6.2%
  5.6%10.4%
  0.9%2.7%
  5.3%11.6%
  0.4%4.1%
  0.1%0.9%
  3.1%2.1%
  5.5%4.7%
  1.6%1.9%
  11.8%6.7%
  1.0%0.1%
  1.9%4.3%
  36.7%9.3%
  9.1%13.8%
  1.9%2.2%
  6.2%7.4%
  5.4%4.9%
  2.5%4.8%
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    Reviews for Princeton    5 Reviews
    College towns are in a class by themselves - 3/17/2010
    Many cities have colleges in them, but Princeton's character and quality of life are very deeply influenced by having such an outstanding school contributing to all... Read More

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    Quick response to crime - 4/9/2009
    police are very quick to respond and resolve crime problems. very safe place to live. when you feel safe, all other issues are... Read More

    Homes are Always in Demand! - 2/21/2008
    You'll never lose on a real estate investment in Princeton. It has that cache that people always desire. McCarter Theatre, University concerts, fine dining, great... Read More


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    08540 08542

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