New Trier, Minnesota

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New Trier is a city in Dakota County
Dakota County, Minnesota
Dakota County is the third most populous county in the U.S. state of Minnesota. The county is bordered by the Minnesota and Mississippi Rivers on the north, and the state of Wisconsin on the east. Dakota County comprises the southeast portion of seven-county Minneapolis-St. Paul, the thirteenth...

, Minnesota
Minnesota
Minnesota is a U.S. state located in the Midwestern United States. The twelfth largest state of the U.S., it is the twenty-first most populous, with 5.3 million residents. Minnesota was carved out of the eastern half of the Minnesota Territory and admitted to the Union as the thirty-second state...

, United States
United States
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. The population was 112 at the 2010 census. Minnesota Highway 50
Minnesota State Highway 50
Minnesota State Highway 50 is a highway in Minnesota, which runs from its intersection with State Highway 3 and Dakota County Road 74 in Farmington and continues east to its eastern terminus at its intersection with U.S...

 serves as a main route in the community.

History


The community was settled circa
Circa
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 1856, and is named after the city of Trier, Germany
Trier
Trier, historically called in English Treves is a city in Germany on the banks of the Moselle. It is the oldest city in Germany, founded in or before 16 BC....

.

Geography


According to the United States Census Bureau
United States Census Bureau
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, the city has a total area of 0.2 square mile (0.517997622 km²), all of it land.

New Trier is located entirely within Hampton Township
Hampton Township, Minnesota
Hampton Township is a township in Dakota County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 986 at the 2000 census.-Geography:According to the United States Census Bureau, the township has a total area of , all of it land.-Demographics:...

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Demographics


As of the census
Census
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of 2000, there were 116 people, 31 households, and 27 families residing in the city. The population density
Population density
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 was 592.0 people per square mile (223.9/km²). There were 31 housing units at an average density of 158.2 per square mile (59.8/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 94.83% White, 1.72% Native American, and 3.45% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.45% of the population.

There were 31 households out of which 54.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 77.4% were married couples
Marriage
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 living together, 6.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 12.9% were non-families. 3.2% of all households were made up of individuals and none had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.68 and the average family size was 3.89.

In the city the population was spread out with 38.8% under the age of 18, 6.9% from 18 to 24, 33.6% from 25 to 44, 15.5% from 45 to 64, and 5.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 31 years. For every 100 females there were 127.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 97.2 males.

The median income for a household in the city was $59,583, and the median income for a family was $71,875. Males had a median income of $31,875 versus $30,179 for females. The per capita income
Per capita income
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 for the city was $18,427. There were no families and 2.5% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.

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