New Brighton, MN has a population of 22,233 and is the 1,958th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,441 per sq mi which is 5462% higher than the Minnesota average and 3698% higher than the national average. The median age in New Brighton is 39 which is approximately 3% higher than the Minnesota average of 38. In New Brighton, 58% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 85% speak English and 5% speak Spanish. 65% of New Brighton residents were born in Minnesota, 22% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 12% were foreign born.