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Princeton, Idaho
Census-designated place
Country United States
State Idaho
County Latah
Area
 • Total 0.640 sq mi (1.66 km2)
 • Land 0.637 sq mi (1.65 km2)
 • Water 0.003 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation
2,516 ft (767 m)
Population
 • Total 148
 • Density 231.3/sq mi (89.3/km2)
Time zone UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
83857
Area code(s) 208
GNIS feature ID 397070

Princeton is an unincorporated census-designated place in Latah County, Idaho, United States. Princeton is located on Idaho State Highway 6 3 miles (4.8 km) east-southeast of Potlatch. Princeton has a post office with ZIP code 83857. As of the 2010 census, its population was 148.

History

A post office called Princeton has been in operation since 1894. The community was named after Princeton, Minnesota, the native home of an early settler.

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