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 The location of Princeton 

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Located in: Lancaster County (see below)

Time Zone: Princeton lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)

Telephone Area Code: (402)

Elevation: 1,430 feet [435.86 m] above sea level<1>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<2>

Lat:   40°34'25" N   (or 40.57° N)
Lon:   -96°42'17" W   (or -96.7° W)

Name of USGS Topo Map:<3>   Cortland

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Princeton

GNIS ID:   832394
FIPS State / Place Code:   31 / 40395

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Princeton)


About Lancaster County

The community of Lincoln is the County Seat for Lancaster County.

From the 2010 US Census     (For more detail, see our Census Page for Lancaster)

Population

2012:<4>     293,407   (2.8% increase since 2010)  
2010:     285,407   (14.03% increase since 2000)
2000:     250,291

Total Area:<5>   846 sq. miles [2,192.1 km²]   - of which 1.04% is water (8.83 sq. miles [22.9 km²])

Housing Units:<6>   120,875

Official Website:   www.lancaster.ne.gov/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Lancaster

GNIS ID:   835876
FIPS State / County Code:   31 / 109

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Princeton)


About Nebraska

From the US Census

Population

2012:     1,855,525   (1.6% increase since 2010)  
2010:     1,826,341   (6.72% increase since 2000)
2000:     1,711,263

Websites for State of Nebraska

Official Website:   www.nebraska.gov/
Tourism:   www.visitnebraska.org
Parks:   www.ngpc.state.ne.us/
Fishing:   www.ngpc.state.ne.us/fishing/
Hunting:   www.ngpc.state.ne.us/hunting/

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Nebraska

GNIS ID:   1779792
FIPS State:   31

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Princeton)

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Princeton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Princeton:

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Working on your genealogy? We recommend a visit to these websites when searching in and around the area of Princeton and Lancaster County:

Cyndi's List for the State of Nebraska,
        for Lancaster County
 
Family Search for the State of Nebraska,
        for Lancaster County
 

We have a longer, more detailed list of websites on our Genealogy Helper Page for Princeton.






Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Princeton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Princeton, rather it may be a prominent feature such as the location of City Hall, the main Post Office, an airport, the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<3>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Princeton.

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<4>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2012.

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<5>The area value has been supplied by the US Census Bureau and it can be different than the geographic boundaries of Princeton. The value given by the Census Bureau reflects their statistical (or sampling) requirements. For example, if there is a cluster of people living just outside of the community's official boundary, the Census-defined area might be expanded to include that group.

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<6>A Housing Unit is a broad term for those places where people live (whether occupied or temporarily vacant), such as a house, an apartment, a mobile home, or an area that is considered as a separate living quarter. Separate living quarters (consisting of one or more rooms) are considered to be those places where people live, sleep and eat separately from others and that have access to the outside (either directly or by a shared hallway).

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Princeton.



 
 
 

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