Princeton is a small town atmosphere, a great place to raise a family, and we have some great area businesses!  Most famous is our array of antique stores and unique shops, restaurants and B&B's.  We are also known for Hoffmans Patterns of the Past where you can find almost ANY china pattern and the Hornbaker Gardens.  Of course, there's the local newspaper and radio station. Discover our town, There are three grocery stores and several convenience stores, quite a few local banks and branches, your lawyers, insurance, accountants.  We have our very own hospital and local doctors, dentists, chiropractors and pharmacies.  You will find funeral homes, nursing homes and motels.  Great car dealers, dry cleaning, appliance sales and all the things for everyday living. 

Princeton is largely an agricultural based city but there are numerous small businesses and manufacturing plants providing a broad economical base.  We have an active local library, country club and Chamber of Commerce and soon, the Illinois High School Athletic Hall of Fame.  Check out all the listings on the City of Princeton home page.  Click here for schedule of events
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