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New Prague, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of New Prague had a population of 7,876 as of July 1, 2018. 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 44.5459 and longitude -93.5758 in Le Sueur County. The formal boundaries for the City of New Prague (see map below) 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.

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New Prague, MN Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 7,876
Population in Households 7,789
Population in Familes 6,599
Population in Group Qrtrs 87
Population Density2 2,071
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $66,029
Average Household Income $90,428
Per Capita Income $33,464


Total Housing Units 3,033 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,296 (75.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 619 (20.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 119 ( 3.9%)
Median Home Value $251,157
Average Home Value $287,103


Total Households 2,914
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 2,060
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.89% 1.03%
Households 0.88% 1.02%
Families 0.92% 0.9%
Median Household Income   3.8%
Per Capita Income   4.08%

New Prague, MN - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares New Prague to the other 905 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 118 87th
Population Density # 70 92nd
Diversity Index # 463 49th
Median Household Income # 228 75th
Per Capita Income # 238 74th

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