New Brighton, Minnesota Population 2020

23,155

New Brighton is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 23,155, it is the 48th largest city in Minnesota and the 1649th largest city in the United States. New Brighton is currently growing at a rate of 0.56% annually and its population has increased by 7.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,456 in 2010. New Brighton reached it's highest population of 23,269 in 1980. Spanning over 7 miles, New Brighton has a population density of 3,565 people per square mile.

The average household income in New Brighton is $90,410 with a poverty rate of 10.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,003 per month, and the median house value is $242,900. The median age in New Brighton is 38.5 years, 38.6 years for males, and 38.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.9 males.

New Brighton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of New Brighton was:

  • White: 78.03%
  • Black or African American: 10.56%
  • Asian: 5.64%
  • Two or more races: 2.97%
  • Other race: 2.53%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.01%
The current population of New Brighton, Minnesota is 23,155, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 22,899.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 21,456.

New Brighton, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,60478.03%
Black or African American2,38210.56%
Asian1,2735.64%
Two or More Races6692.97%
Some Other Race5702.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native590.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.01%

New Brighton Population Pyramid 2020

New Brighton Median Age

38.5


Total

38.6


Male

38.5


Female

New Brighton Adults

There are 17,281 adults, (4,014 of whom are seniors) in New Brighton.

New Brighton Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

30.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Child Dependency Ratio

New Brighton Sex Ratio

Female

11,815

52.37%

Male

10,745

47.63%

New Brighton Households and Families

New Brighton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

New Brighton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.2%20.8%
All61.3%38.7%
Non Family46.9%53.1%
Female38.3%61.7%
Male25.4%74.6%

61.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,1052.4361.3
Married4,5413.0479.2
Non Family3,3141.2746.9
Female8723.238.3
Male3783.4825.4

3.03

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

New Brighton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2271.44%
9th to 12th Grade5463.46%
High School Graduate3,24720.57%
Some College2,91218.45%
Associates Degree1,3388.48%
Bachelors Degree4,96731.47%
Graduate Degree2,54816.14%

New Brighton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,74712,2476,192
Black1,2121,149396
Asian902803574
Hispanic786675253
Other Race357325106
Multiple Races212212142
Native American484810
Islander33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 66.98%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,365$53,617$41,113
Less Than High School$30,208$31,333$17,500
High School Grad$36,056$42,095$29,931
Some College$36,121$42,697$31,644
Bachelors Degree$58,839$60,330$56,553
Graduate Degree$71,660$89,014$62,955

$46,365

Average Earnings

$53,617

Average Male

$41,113

Average Female

New Brighton Language

New Brighton Language by Age

New Brighton Language

83.61% of New Brighton residents speak only English, while 16.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.41% of the population.

New Brighton Poverty

New Brighton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,6531,2547.53%
Black2,37376532.24%
Hispanic1,34123017.15%
Other57023040.35%
Multiple65814522.04%
Asian1,241342.74%

10.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.96%

Male Poverty Rate

11.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Brighton

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Brighton is Other, with 40.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Brighton is Asian, with 2.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.16%.

Name Poverty
High School15.52%
Less Than High School15.18%
Some College10.14%
Bachelors or Greater3.51%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed11.66%
Female Employed6.06%
Male Employed5.65%
Male Unemployed0.51%

New Brighton Income

New Brighton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$69,357$90,410
Families$95,709$113,609
Married Families$104,991-
Non Families$40,930$48,189

New Brighton Marital Status

New Brighton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

50.4%

Female Marriage Rate

New Brighton Married by Age and Sex

New Brighton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

New Brighton Marital Status by Race

New Brighton Veterans

1,161

Number of Veterans

1,100

Male Veterans

61

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam422
Korea187
First Gulf War162
Second Gulf War108
World War II96
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1037.77%
Black342.46%
Asian161.68%
Indian816.67%

$New Brighton Veterans by Education

6.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Brighton Employment Status

68.8%

Labor Force Participation

65.8%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

New Brighton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

61.83%

Born in Minnesota

86.09%

Native Born

13.91%

Foreign Born

7.27%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.09% of New Brighton residents were born in the United States, with 61.83% having been born in Minnesota. 7.27% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202023,1551280.56%
201923,0271280.56%
201822,8992150.95%
201722,6841280.57%
201622,5562241.00%
201522,332160.07%
201422,3161880.85%
201322,1281730.79%
201221,9552251.04%
201121,7302431.13%
201021,487-719-0.33%
200022,206-1-0.00%
199022,207-1,062-0.47%
198023,2693,7621.78%
197019,50713,05911.71%
19606,4480.00%