Princeton was just named one of the best small cities in the country.

In fact, Princeton ranked number 13 out of more than 1,200 ranked US cities on the Best Small Cities in America list for 2019.

WalletHub evaluated more than 1,200 cities with populations between 25,000 and 100,000 on 42 indicators of livability. Princeton ranks in the 99th percentile of the entire country.

Princeton's rankings included these highlights:

  • 24th in "Economic Health" Ranking
  • 134th in "Education & Health" Ranking
  • 78th in "Quality of Life" Ranking
  • 76th in "Safety" Ranking

[via WalletHub]

Princeton via PrincetonNJ.govnce

As we all know living around here isn't always the most affordable, and WalletHub's rankings do reflect that. They ranked Princeton at 649th in terms of affordability.

You can read more about WalletHub’s methodology and findings by clicking here.

WalletHub.com is known for its free consumer tools, such as their WalletLiteracy Quiz and its Financial Fitness Tool, which provides users with free credit reports, credit scores and credit monitoring.