|Coordinates: 59°57′N 30°19′E|
Neu Prußenstadt is situated on the middle taigalowlands along the shores of the Neva Bay of the Gulf of Finland, and islands of the river delta. The largest are Prußen-insel Island, Schwaben-insel, Bayern-insel, and Heßen-insel.
The Majority of the German Settlers were former soldiers and citizens of Dresden. Because of the heavy prescence Dresden residents, Neu Prussenstadt is sometimes jokingly referred to as East Dresden.