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The City of New Prague had a population of 8,195 as of July 1, 2020. New Prague ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Minnesota. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for New Prague is located at latitude 44.5433 and longitude -93.5761 in Le Sueur County. The formal boundaries for the City of New Prague encompass a land area of 3.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Le Sueur County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 988 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of New Prague are located in Le Sueur County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Scott County.
The City of New Prague (GNIS ID: ) has a P1 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for New Prague: City of New Prague, Prague, Prague Village.
|Total Population||8,195 (100%)|
|Population in Households||8,108 (98.9%)|
|Population in Families||6,879 (83.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||87 ( 1.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$85,398|
|Average Household Income||$108,292|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$39,804|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,111 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,367 (76.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||663 (21.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||81 ( 2.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$267,673|
|Average Home Value||$313,345|
|Housing Affordability Index3||181|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.24%|
|Per Capita Income||2.01%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.48%|
The table below compares New Prague to the other 903 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 116||87th|
|Population Density||# 66||93rd|
|Median Household Income||# 111||88th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 401||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 115||87th|
|Diversity Index||# 469||49th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.