New Hope is a medium-sized city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 21,032 people and five constituent neighborhoods, New Hope is the 52nd largest community in Minnesota.
New Hope is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, New Hope is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in New Hope who work in office and administrative support (12.85%), sales jobs (9.98%), and management occupations (8.71%).
Also of interest is that New Hope has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
For the size of the city, public transportation in New Hope is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For New Hope, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
In terms of college education, New Hope is substantially better educated than the typical community in the nation, which has 21.84% of the adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree: 33.10% of adults in New Hope have a college degree.
The per capita income in New Hope in 2010 was $28,477, which is upper middle income relative to Minnesota and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $113,908 for a family of four. However, New Hope contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
New Hope is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call New Hope home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Hope residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in New Hope include Norwegian, Irish, Swedish, and English.
In addition, New Hope has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (15.02%).
The most common language spoken in New Hope is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.