About New Prague

New Prague's motto is "A Tradition of Progress" and it shows. New Prague has a unique identity as a bridge between rural and suburban/metropolitan areas.

According to statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau, New Prague's population grew just over 60 percent from 4,559 people in 2000 to 7,321 in 2010 (and is currently estimated at 8,248 with 2,067 households as of April 1, 2019) and will continue to grow into the future.

Located just 45 miles southwest of Minneapolis/St. Paul and in close proximity to Interstate 35 and U.S. Highway 169, residents and businesses enjoy New Prague's small town feel, outstanding amenities and quick access to the Twin Cities.

Vision Statement

New Prague will be a community that maintains a unique identity by recognizing its heritage while providing opportunities for residents to share and enjoy both rural and urban lifestyles.

Mission Statement

The mission of the New Prague City Government is to create and promote an atmosphere that makes New Prague one of the most desirable cities in Minnesota in which to grow, live, work and conduct business and commercial activities.