Princeton is a municipality with a borough
form of government in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States, that was
established on January 1, 2013, through the consolidation of the Borough of
Princeton and Princeton Township. As of the 2010 United States Census, the
borough's population was 28,572, reflecting the former township's population of
16,265, along with the 12,307 in the former borough.
Princeton is best known as the location of
Princeton University, which has been sited in the community since 1756.
Although Princeton is a "college