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New Prague, Minnesota - Basic Facts

The City of New Prague had a population of 7,919 as of July 1, 2017. 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with New Prague population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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, 2017)


Total Population 7,919
Daytime Population: Workers 2,826
Daytime Population: Residents 3,719
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,545
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.83
Population in Households 7,833
Population in Familes 6,680
Population in Group Qrtrs 86
Population Density2 2,082
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $63,408
Average Household Income $84,405
Per Capita Income $31,171


Total Housing Units 3,058 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,277 (74.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 647 (21.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 134 ( 4.4%)
Median Home Value $241,041
Average Home Value $273,803


Total Households 2,924
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 2,082
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.09% 1.18%
Households 1.05% 1.2%
Families 1.2% 1.14%
Median Household Income   2.74%
Per Capita Income   3.05%

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, 2017 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 # 116 87th
Population Density # 68 93rd
Diversity Index # 460 49th
Median Household Income # 232 74th
Per Capita Income # 304 67th

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