The City of Princeton, NC
The city of Princeton is located in the state of North Carolina in Johnston County and has a population of 1,322 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Princeton is Wilson, approximately 28 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Princeton, including Eagles Nest Diner of Rosewood LLC, Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant, Hardee's of Princeton #1839, Green Hornet Grill and Jc's Kitchen. For a larger selection of Princeton restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Princeton Museums and/or Golf Courses, including the Reedy Creek Golf Course, Sleepy Creek Golf Club, Cliffs of the Neuse State Park, Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site and Cherry Hospital Museum. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Princeton please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Princeton:
- Rocky Mount-Wilson Regional Airport (RWI)
Princeton, North Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of February, Princeton experiences an average high temperature of 55 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in February are usually about 31 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.66 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Princeton with daytime temperatures averaging 87 degrees in the summer, and 54 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Princeton to receive an average of 3.65 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.75 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 106 degrees in the summer and as low as -4 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Princeton should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 73 degrees, and nighttime lows of 47.
Princeton, North Carolina Attractions
1Bentonville Battlefield State Historic Site - Princeton,
Bentonville Battleground, which is also referred to as Bentonville Battleground State Historic Site, was the location in North Carolina of the Battle of Bentonville in the waning days of the American Civil War.
2Cherry Hospital Museum - Goldsboro,
Cherry Hospital is a 274-bed inpatient psychiatric hospital located in Goldsboro, North Carolina. It serves the citizens of 33 Eastern North Carolina counties. It is operated by the state of North Carolina and the United States Department of Health and Human Services. Cherry Hospital has 6 major treatment units. These units are Adolescent, Adult Acute Admissions, Geriatric Admissions, Psychiatric Rehabilitation, Psychiatric Medical, and Tuberculosis.
3Cheviot Hills Golf Club - Raleigh,
The Cheviot Hills Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Wake County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Raleigh, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 919-876-9920.
Address: 7301 Capital Blvd, Raleigh, NC 27616
4Clemmons Educational State Forest - Clayton,
Clemmons Educational State Forest is a North Carolina State Forest in Clayton, North Carolina that is operated by the North Carolina Division of Forest Resources. The site features self-guided nature trails with audio exhibit stations, the Forestry Exhibit Center with interactive exhibits about the ecology of forests, soil and water, and the state's cultural history. Forest rangers offer education programs for school groups.
5Cliffs of the Neuse State Park - Seven Springs,
Cliffs of the Neuse State Park is a North Carolina state park in Wayne County, North Carolina in the US. It is located near Seven Springs, North Carolina and covers 892 acres along the southern banks of the Neuse River. It has a swimming area, camp sites, hiking trails, fishing areas, and picnic areas. The park's museum features exhibits about the geology and natural history of the cliffs and the park.
6Eagle Crest Golf Course - Garner,
The Eagle Crest Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Wake County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Garner, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 919-772-6104.
Address: 4400 Auburn Church Rd, Garner, NC 27529
7Historic Yates Mill County Park - Raleigh,
Yates Mill is a fully restored, circa 1756 gristmill located five miles south of downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. It is the centerpiece of Historic Yates Mill County Park, located in central Wake County. The park currently features the restored mill, a visitor center containing a museum focused on milling and on the natural history of the area, classrooms, an auditorium and space for research conducted by North Carolina State University faculty and students, a 20-acre lake and extensive hiking trails.
8Imagination Station Science Museum - Wilson,
Imagination Station is a children's interactive science museum that is situated in downtown Wilson, North Carolina at 224 East Nash Street. It is housed in the former Wilson Federal Building which served as a post office with a federal courthouse of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina from its construction in 1928. One of the former courtrooms serves as the "Science Courtroom", a classroom used for science demonstrations.
9Joel Lane Museum House - Raleigh,
The Joel Lane House, built between 1760 and 1770, is a historic restored home and museum that is situated in Raleigh, North Carolina. It is the oldest dwelling in Raleigh and contains collections of 18th century artifacts and period furnishings. The museum grounds include a detached kitchen, formal city garden, and period herb garden. The house is named after Joel Lane, the "Father of Raleigh" and "Father of Wake County.
Princeton, North Carolina Hotels
Princeton, North Carolina Restaurants
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