Neu-Urbach

Names: 
Neu-Urbach
Novo-Antonovka
Novolipov Kut
Urbach
Ней-Урбах
Новый Урбах
Новолипов Кут
Ново-Антоновка
Mother Colonies: 
History: 

According to Klaus, Neu-Urbach was founded in 1860. It was named after its mother colony of Urbach. The colony of Urbach Station was located just south along the railroad line.

As of 1910, the colony had 2 schools and 3 windmills.

Church: 

There was a Lutheran prayer house in the colony.

Population: 
Year
Households
Population
Total
Male
Female
1850
 
 
 
 
1857
 
 
 
 
1859
 
 
 
 
1886
 
 
 
 
1891
 
 
 
 
1894
 
 
 
 
1897
 
560*
284
276
1904
 
 
 
 
1910
145
901
442
459
1912
 
1,600
 
 
1920
135
782
 
 
1926
99
533**
258
275

*Of whom 554 were German.
**Of whom 527 were German (96 households: 256 male & 271 female).

Sources: 

- Diesendorf, V.F. Die Deutschen Russlands : Siedlungen und Siedlungsgebiete : Lexicon. Moscow, 2006.
- Klaus, A.A. Our Colonies. Saint Petersburg, Russia, 1869.
- Koch, Fred C. The Volga Germans: In Russia and the Americas, from 1763 to the Present (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1977): 313.
- Preliminary Results of the Soviet Census of 1926 on the Volga German Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic (Pokrovsk, 1927): 28-83.
- "Settlements in the 1897 Census." Journal of the American Historical Society of Germans from Russia (Winter, 1990): 17.

Map showing the location of Neu-Urbach - upper left (1935).