New Ulm, Brown County, Minnesota

New Ulm: City in Minnesota, USA

About

New Ulm is a city located in the county of Brown in the U.S. state of Minnesota. Its population at the 2010 census was 13,522 and a population density of 516 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 13,141 inhabitants.

The city was created 168 years ago in 1853.

Quick Facts about New Ulm

Population : 13,141 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Minnesota (United States)
County : Brown County
Postal code : 56073
Phone Area Codes : 507
Area : 26.23 km2
Altitude : 899 feet / 274 meters
Capital city : New Ulm is capital of Brown County
Establishment : January 01, 1854 (168 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 02:23:56 (26th November 2022)
Density : 501 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.9% (2010-2020)
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Location of New Ulm on Minnesota map.
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Geography

New Ulm is located at 44°18'45"N 94°27'38"W (44.3124600, -94.4605300).

New Ulm map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of New Ulm decreased by 2.9% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 13,522 - census
2011 13,393 -0.96% estimation process
2012 13,253 -1.06% estimation process
2013 13,185 -0.52% estimation process
2014 13,252 0.51% estimation process
2015 13,288 0.27% estimation process
2016 13,297 0.07% estimation process
2017 13,230 -0.51% estimation process
2018 13,253 0.17% estimation process
2019 13,212 -0.31% estimation process
2020 13,141 -0.54% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 16,558
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 15,719
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 5.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 15,828
April 1, 2010 Population : 15,722
People under 5 years old, percentage : 2.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.9%
People over 65 (%) : 19.7%
Female persons, % : 54.1%
White only, percent : 94.0%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 2.6%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.3%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 2.4%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 92.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 942
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 4.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 47.0%

New Ulm zip code is 56073. County name: Brown, County fips: 27015

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 47.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $125,000
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,224
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $510
2015-2019 median gross rent : $727
2015-2019 Households : 6,953
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.08
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 74.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 7.4%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 81.4%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 75.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 31.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 16.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.5%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 57,511
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 436,466
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 475,070
2012 total retail sales per capita : $29,963
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $38,862
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $26,486
Percentage of people living in poverty : 21.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,226
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 654
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 350
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 64
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,044
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 92
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 991
2010 population per square mile : 1,157.6
2010 land area in square miles : 13.58

People born in New Ulm (22)

People born in New Ulm, including actress and animal welfare activist Tippi Hedren, artist and children's writer Wanda Gág, Catholic bishop Hilary Baumann Hacker, .

List

  • Terry Steinbach (baseball coach from the United States) he was born in 02/03/1962
  • Jamie Hoffmann (American baseball player) he was born in 20/08/1984
  • Kathryn Adams Doty (Actress, psychologist, writer (1920-2016)) she was born in 15/07/1920
  • Lenore Ulric (American actress (1892-1970)) she was born in 21/07/1892
  • Brad Lohaus (American basketball player) he was born in 29/09/1964
  • Albert Held (American architect) he was born in 01/01/1866
  • Brad Gulden (American baseball player) he was born in 10/06/1956
  • Brian Raabe (American baseball player) he was born in 05/11/1967
  • Doc Hamann (American baseball player) he was born in 21/12/1900
  • Fred Bruckbauer (American baseball player) he was born in 27/05/1938
  • Marion Downs (American audiologist) she was born in 26/01/1914
  • Natalie Denise Sperl (Film/television actress) she was born in 20/06/1978
  • Willibald C. Bianchi (United States Army Medal of Honor recipient) he was born in 12/03/1915
  • Tony Eckstein (American politician) he was born in 29/05/1923
  • William Engelbert Jr. (Husband of Lynne Roberts) he was born in 15/01/1918
  • Hal Wick (American politician) he was born in 31/10/1944
  • Babe Wagner he was born in 01/01/1913
  • Helene Fesenmaier (US artist 1937-2013) she was born in 31/08/1937

Schools in New Ulm

College & universities near New Ulm, MN

Code Name City ZIP
173452 Martin Luther College New Ulm (MN) 56073-3965

Post offices near New Ulm

Post Office Name City ZIP
New Ulm Post Office New Ulm (MN) 56073

Other cities in Brown County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Brown County , MN.

City Name Population Title
Sleepy Eye 3,329 City in Brown County, Minnesota
Hanska 372 Human settlement in Brown County, Minnesota, United States of America
Stark 337 Unincorporated community in Fish Lake Township, Chisago County, Minnesota
Linden 286 Human settlement in United States of America
Leavenworth 278 Township in Brown County, Minnesota
Springfield 116 City in Minnesota, United States
Evan 84 City in Brown County, Minnesota, United States
Cobden 35 Human settlement in Brown County, Minnesota, United States of America
Comfrey 15 Human settlement in Brown County, Minnesota, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

New Ulm distances to largest Minnesota cities