Nationwide Claims to Fame

New Ulm is 38th out of 6,406 other cities in Race - White

Statewide Claims to Fame

New Ulm is 1st in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - White

New Ulm is 2nd in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

New Ulm is 18th in Minnesota out of 143 other cities in Residents 65 or older

New Ulm, Minnesota Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
New Ulm Rank Minnesota US
Current population (2012) 13,265 78th 5,379,139 313,914,040
Size in square miles 9.9 78th 79,626.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,363 88th 66.6 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
New Ulm Rank Minnesota US
Residents younger than 5 6.3% 102nd 6.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.7% 120th 23.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 18.6% 18th 13.6% 13.7%
Education Demographics
New Ulm Rank Minnesota US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.4% 90th 91.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 23.3% 103rd 31.8% 28.2%
Race Demographics
New Ulm Rank Minnesota US
Race - White 97.8% 1st 86.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.3% 143rd 5.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 138th 1.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 125th 4.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 67th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 0.8% 142nd 2.2% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.8% 118th 4.9% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 96.5% 2nd 82.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
New Ulm Rank Minnesota US
Female residents 50.9% 82nd 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.6% 131st 7.1% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
New Ulm Rank Minnesota US
Housing units 5,987 72nd 2,354,034 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 17.9% 88th 21.6% 25.9%
Households 5,849 69th 2,094,265 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 73.6% 71st 73.6% 66.1%
Home median value $124,100 127th $201,400 $186,200
People per household 2.1 130th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
New Ulm Rank Minnesota US
Income per capita $26,318 90th $30,310 $27,915
Income per household $44,214 116th $58,476 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.4% 53rd 11.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
New Ulm Rank Minnesota US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,471 65th 496,657 27,092,908
Retail sales $245,212 66th $71,384,103 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $18,707 49th $13,751 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $33,888 48th $10,423,660 $613,795,732

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