About This Place
New Prague is a city in Le Sueur and Scott counties in the U.S. state of Minnesota. The population was 7,321 at the 2010 census.
The city is named after Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, and the city and surrounding area reflect the Czech origins of many of their first settlers. The pronunciation of the city is /preɪɡ/ prayg, unlike the city in Europe.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.6 square miles (6.8 km²), all of it land. The land around the area varies from flat, to hilly.