Statewide Claims to Fame

New Brighton is 15th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

New Brighton is 17th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
New Brighton Rank Minnesota US
Current population (2012) 21,867 50th 5,379,139 313,914,040
Size in square miles 6.5 100th 79,626.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 3,321.4 15th 66.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
New Brighton Rank Minnesota US
Residents younger than 5 6.3% 97th 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 21.1% 117th 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 17.7% 27th 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
New Brighton Rank Minnesota US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 94.4% 49th 91.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 43.0% 30th 31.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
New Brighton Rank Minnesota US
Race - White 81.9% 116th 86.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 6.6% 23rd 5.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.4% 86th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 6.1% 25th 4.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 64th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.7% 39th 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 4.4% 49th 4.9% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 80.1% 112th 82.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
New Brighton Rank Minnesota US
Female residents 51.7% 44th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 9.6% 30th 7.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
New Brighton Rank Minnesota US
Housing units 9,479 39th 2,354,034 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 36.7% 17th 21.6% 25.9%
Households 9,249 38th 2,094,265 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 63.9% 113th 73.6% 66.1%
Home median value $228,000 48th $201,400 $186,200
People per household 2.3 110th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
New Brighton Rank Minnesota US
Income per capita $32,693 40th $30,310 $27,915
Income per household $58,796 78th $58,476 $52,762
Income below poverty line 12.3% 41st 11.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
New Brighton Rank Minnesota US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,957 48th 496,657 27,092,908
Retail sales $152,709 82nd $71,384,103 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $7,091 105th $13,751 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $19,496 75th $10,423,660 $613,795,732

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