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  1. Public Schools
    C
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    C
  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
    C
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    C
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    A
  10. Health & Fitness
    C+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B
  12. Commute
    C+
Princeville is a town in North Carolina with a population of 2,357. Princeville is in Edgecombe County. Living in Princeville offers residents a suburban rural mix feel and most residents own their homes. Residents of Princeville tend to be liberal.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$70,300
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$654
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban Rural Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    43%
  • Own
    57%
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Princeville Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    13%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    6%
  • 45-54 years
    18%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    2%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    7%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    43%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    25%
    13%

Working in Princeville

Jobs
C
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$34,324
National
$55,322
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Princeville Reviews

1 review
I am alright with living in Princeville because i have lived here my whole life. Although, i do not want to live here any longer due to the recent hurricanes leading to flooding. It is also does not have the best and safest neighborhoods to live in at the time.
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