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New Trier
Location of the city of New Trierwithin Dakota County, Minnesota
Location of the city of New Trier
within Dakota County, Minnesota
Country United States
State Minnesota
County Dakota
Area
 • Total 0.19 sq mi (0.49 km2)
 • Land 0.19 sq mi (0.49 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
981 ft (299 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 112
 • Estimate 
(2019)
106
 • Density 563.83/sq mi (217.86/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 651
FIPS code 27-46024
GNIS feature ID 0648522

New Trier is a city in Dakota County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 112 at the 2010 census. Minnesota Highway 50 serves as a main route in the community.

History

A post office called New Trier was established in 1867, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1933. A share of the early settlers being natives of Trier, Germany caused the name to be selected.

Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 0.21 square miles (0.54 km2), all of it land.

New Trier is located entirely within Hampton Township geographically but is a separate entity. New Trier is in the southeast part of Dakota County.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 104
1890 129 24.0%
1900 126 −2.3%
1910 144 14.3%
1920 122 −15.3%
1930 80 −34.4%
1940 79 −1.2%
1950 73 −7.6%
1960 106 45.2%
1970 153 44.3%
1980 115 −24.8%
1990 96 −16.5%
2000 116 20.8%
2010 112 −3.4%
2019 (est.) 106 −5.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 112 people, 41 households, and 34 families living in the city. The population density was 533.3 inhabitants per square mile (205.9/km2). There were 42 housing units at an average density of 200.0 per square mile (77.2/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 97.3% White, 0.9% African American, 0.9% Native American, and 0.9% from two or more races.

There were 41 households, of which 36.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 68.3% were married couples living together, 12.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 2.4% had a male householder with no wife present, and 17.1% were non-families. 14.6% of all households were made up of individuals. The average household size was 2.73 and the average family size was 3.00.

The median age in the city was 35.4 years. 25.9% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 33.1% were from 25 to 44; 25.9% were from 45 to 64; and 8.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the city was 50.0% male and 50.0% female.

New Trier is the smallest incorporated city (by population) within the seven-county metro area of the Twin Cities.

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