New Ulm, Minnesota Population 2022

13,089
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New Ulm is a city located in Brown County Minnesota. New Ulm has a 2020 population of 13,089. It is also the county seat of Brown County. New Ulm is currently declining at a rate of -0.31% annually and its population has decreased by -3.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,498 in 2010.

The average household income in New Ulm is $74,347 with a poverty rate of 7.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $774 per month, and the median house value is $145,600. The median age in New Ulm is 40.4 years, 38.7 years for males, and 41.7 years for females.

New Ulm Demographics

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

  • White: 93.92%
  • Other race: 2.35%
  • Black or African American: 1.24%
  • Two or more races: 1.23%
  • Asian: 1.16%
  • Native American: 0.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of New Ulm, Minnesota is 13,089 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 13,089.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,498.

New Ulm, Minnesota Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201025,8430.00%
201125,658-185-0.72%
201225,412-246-0.97%
201325,267-145-0.57%
201425,27250.02%
201525,240-32-0.13%
201625,272320.13%
201725,172-100-0.40%
201825,125-47-0.19%
201925,008-117-0.47%
202024,891-117-0.47%
202124,774-117-0.47%

New Ulm Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,40693.92%
Black or African American1641.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native130.10%
Asian1531.16%
Some Other Race3112.35%
Two or More Races1621.23%
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New Ulm Population by Race

New Ulm Population Pyramid 2022

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New Ulm Median Age

39.7


Total

37.3


Male

41.5


Female

New Ulm Adults

There are 10,502 adults, (2,625 of whom are seniors) in New Ulm.

New Ulm Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.4

Child Dependency Ratio

New Ulm Sex Ratio

Female

6,757

51.15%

Male

6,452

48.85%

New Ulm Population by Age

New Ulm Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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New Ulm Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.3%10.7%
All71.7%28.3%
Female71.3%28.7%
Non Family51.1%48.9%
Male48.1%51.9%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

New Ulm Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,6362.1871.7
Married2,8512.8589.3
Male2332.4448.1
Female4082.6771.3
Non Family2,1441.1551.1

2.74

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

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New Ulm Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2132.39%
9th to 12th Grade4124.63%
High School Graduate2,95133.15%
Some College2,02622.76%
Associates Degree90310.14%
Bachelors Degree1,61418.13%
Graduate Degree7838.80%
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New Ulm Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

New Ulm Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races746533
Asian1069345
White8,3497,7982,315
Hispanic2752344
Native American1212
Other Race201201
Black8775

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 2+ races people with a rate of 44.59%.

New Ulm Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,712$45,554$35,707
Less Than 9th Grade$25,417$30,192$19,514
High School Graduate$36,621$40,341$31,201
Some College$38,413$43,042$29,509
Bachelors Degree$47,739$53,202$39,909
Graduate Degree$65,643$71,915$52,946

$40,712

Average Earnings

$45,554

Average Male

$35,707

Average Female

New Ulm Earnings by Educational Attainment

New Ulm Language by Age

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New Ulm Language

95.80% of New Ulm residents speak only English, while 4.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.55% of the population.

New Ulm Language

New Ulm Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic48915130.88%
Asian1472214.97%
Black149128.05%
White11,4267016.14%
Other116NaN%
Multiple15064.00%

7.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.65%

Male Poverty Rate

7.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in New Ulm

The race most likely to be in poverty in New Ulm is Hispanic, with 30.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in New Ulm is Multiple, with 4.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.48%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.58%.

New Ulm Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade23.08%
High School9.13%
Some College4.50%
Bachelors or Greater1.35%

New Ulm Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.23%
Male Unemployed11.11%
Female Employed4.37%
Female Unemployed11.48%

New Ulm Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

New Ulm Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,839$71,720
Families$79,222$89,178
Married Families$86,748-
Non Families$35,844$39,348
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Income by Household Type

New Ulm Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.1%

Male Marriage Rate

51.6%

Female Marriage Rate

New Ulm Married by Age and Sex

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New Ulm Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

New Ulm Marital Status by Race

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New Ulm Marital Status

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692

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War114
First Gulf War14
Vietnam334
Korea62
World War II20

New Ulm Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3493
35 to 5417
55 to 6497
65 to 74262
75+223

New Ulm Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6476.51%
Asian4537.50%
Hispanic30.95%

New Ulm Veterans by Race

New Ulm Veterans by Education

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2.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

New Ulm Veterans by Education

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69.1%

Labor Force Participation

67.3%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

New Ulm Employment by Age

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New Ulm Employment by Race

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New Ulm Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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74.11%

Born in New Ulm

97.07%

Native Born

2.93%

Foreign Born

0.79%

Non Citizen

2.14%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.07% of New Ulm residents were born in the United States, with 74.11% having been born in Minnesota. 0.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

New Ulm Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18903,7410.00%
19005,4031,6623.74%
19105,6482450.44%
19206,7451,0971.79%
19307,3085630.80%
19408,7431,4351.81%
19509,3486050.67%
196011,1141,7661.75%
197013,0511,9371.62%
198013,7557040.53%
199013,132-623-0.46%
200013,5944620.35%
201013,498-96-0.07%
201113,393-105-0.78%
201213,253-140-1.05%
201313,185-68-0.51%
201413,252670.51%
201513,288360.27%
201613,29790.07%
201713,230-67-0.50%
201813,253230.17%
201913,212-41-0.31%
202013,171-41-0.31%
202113,130-41-0.31%
202213,089-41-0.31%

New Ulm Population by Year