New Castle

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  2. New Castle Statistics
  3. New Castle Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. New Castle Employment Information
  5. New Castle Family Information
  6. New Castle Education Information
  7. New Castle Public Benefits Information
  8. New Castle Criminal Information
  9. New Castle Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  10. New Castle Zip Codes


New Castle Legal Resources

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New Castle Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 60,042
  • Land Area (2000): 80.998 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 34.838 square kilometers

New Castle Population By Year


Year  Population Year  Population Year  Population
2001 4,940 2003 4,890 2005 4,917
2002 5,010 2004 Not Available 2006 4,893

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Houses (2000): 24,084

New Castle Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 60,068 99.72%
 Rural, Farm 0 0.00%
 Rural, Non-farm 170 0.28%

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New Castle Employment Information

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New Castle Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Construction 1,949 12.99%
2. Finance and Insurance 1,442 9.61%
3. Accommodation and Food Services 843 5.62%
4. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 718 4.79%
5. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 706 4.71%
6. Chemical Manufacturing 659 4.39%
7. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 635 4.23%
8. Health Care 577 3.85%
9. Other Transportation 529 3.53%
10. Public Administration 519 3.46%
11. Educational Services 406 2.71%
12. Truck Transportation 394 2.63%
13. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 383 2.55%
14. Repair and Maintenance 341 2.27%
15. Metal Manufactuing 314 2.09%
16. Food and Beverage Stores 293 1.95%
17. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 234 1.56%
18. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 201 1.34%
19. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 199 1.33%
20. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 163 1.09%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Finance and Insurance 3,050 19.92%
2. Health Care 2,158 14.09%
3. Educational Services 1,325 8.65%
4. Public Administration 857 5.60%
5. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 747 4.88%
6. Accommodation and Food Services 710 4.64%
7. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 582 3.80%
8. Chemical Manufacturing 553 3.61%
9. Social Assistance 534 3.49%
10. Food and Beverage Stores 327 2.14%
11. Department and Other General Stores 319 2.08%
12. Personal and Laundry Services 300 1.96%
13. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 238 1.55%
14. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 233 1.52%
15. Construction 224 1.46%
16. U.S. Postal Service 209 1.36%
17. Broadcasting and Telecommunications 199 1.30%
18. Arts / Entertainment / Recreation 192 1.25%
19. Transportation Equipment Manufacturing 156 1.02%
20. Other Transportation 150 0.98%

New Castle Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 888 5.92%
2. Other Production Occupations 656 4.37%
3. Other Installation / Maintenance 564 3.76%
4. Computer Specialists 517 3.45%
5. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 516 3.44%
6. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 515 3.43%
7. Other Sales and Related Occupations 503 3.35%
8. Vehicle Mechanics 496 3.31%
9. Other Management Occupations 467 3.11%
10. Other Office and Admin Support 465 3.10%
11. Other Construction Trades 420 2.80%
12. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 414 2.76%
13. Electricians 317 2.11%
14. Assemblers and Fabricators 316 2.11%
15. Other Protective Service Workers 314 2.09%
16. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 302 2.01%
17. Cooks and Food Preparation Workers 298 1.99%
18. Other Food Preparation and Servers 294 1.96%
19. Other Material Moving Workers 278 1.85%
20. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 268 1.79%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Other Office and Admin Support 1,165 7.61%
2. Secretaries and Admins 1,133 7.40%
3. Customer Service Representatives 859 5.61%
4. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 699 4.56%
5. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 576 3.76%
6. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 514 3.36%
7. Registered Nurses 500 3.27%
8. Counselors / Social Workers / Etc. 493 3.22%
9. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 486 3.17%
10. Business Operations Specialists 458 2.99%
11. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 430 2.81%
12. Health Technologists and Technicians 408 2.66%
13. Computer Specialists 401 2.62%
14. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 391 2.55%
15. Financial Clerks, Non-bookkeeping 387 2.53%
16. Cashiers 364 2.38%
17. Other Sales and Related Occupations 353 2.31%
18. Other Management Occupations 352 2.30%
19. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 343 2.24%
20. Accountants and Auditors 302 1.97%

New Castle Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 29,049 63.58%
15-35 hours 4,572 10.01%
1-14 hours 735 1.61%
No regular hours 11,335 24.81%

New Castle Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 1,104 3.76%
5 AM-5:29 AM 741 2.52%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 1,312 4.46%
6 AM-6:29 AM 2,284 7.77%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 3,637 12.38%
7 AM-7:29 AM 4,950 16.84%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 4,431 15.08%
8 AM-8:29 AM 3,001 10.21%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 1,581 5.38%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 1,107 3.77%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 452 1.54%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 320 1.09%
Noon-3:59 PM 2,350 8.00%
4 PM-11:59 PM 2,117 7.20%

New Castle Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 608 2.07%
5-9 2,365 8.05%
10-14 4,455 15.16%
15-19 6,181 21.03%
20-24 5,690 19.36%
25-29 1,935 6.58%
30-34 3,593 12.23%
35-39 600 2.04%
40-44 654 2.23%
45-59 1,493 5.08%
60-89 1,135 3.86%
At least 90 678 2.31%

New Castle Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 333 1.13% 20,901 71.12%
30-44 324 1.10% 4,523 15.39%
45-59 142 0.48% 1,351 4.60%
At least 60 220 0.75% 1,593 5.42%

New Castle Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 17 0.06%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 3,568 11.96%
 Car / truck / van, solo 24,157 80.99%
 Motorcycle 37 0.12%
 Other 268 0.90%
 Public transportation 1,019 3.42%
 Walked 321 1.08%
 Worked at home 440 1.48%

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New Castle Family Information

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Households (2000): 22,738 (59,118 people)
Families (2000): 15,489 (48,523 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 5,890
People at same address in 1995: 30,349

New Castle Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 1,531 6.73%
$10,000-$14,999 882 3.88%
$15,000-$19,999 1,251 5.50%
$20,000-$24,999 1,319 5.80%
$25,000-$29,999 1,549 6.81%
$30,000-$34,999 1,294 5.69%
$35,000-$39,999 1,425 6.27%
$40,000-$44,999 1,365 6.00%
$45,000-$49,999 1,301 5.72%
$50,000-$59,999 2,495 10.97%
$60,000-$74,999 3,210 14.12%
$75,000-$99,999 3,003 13.21%
$100,000-$124,999 1,268 5.58%
$125,000-$149,999 411 1.81%
$150,000-$199,999 293 1.29%
$200,000 or more 141 0.62%

New Castle Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 5,826 25.59%
 Family, 2 people 5,652 24.82%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 1,373 6.03%
 Family, 3 people 4,139 18.18%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 155 0.68%
 Family, 4 people 3,242 14.24%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 56 0.25%
 Family, 5 people 1,476 6.48%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 20 0.09%
 Family, 6 people 518 2.28%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 8 0.04%
 Family, 7 or more people 302 1.33%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 2 0.01%

New Castle Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 19,647 33.30%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 6,132 10.39%
Public Assistance 539 0.91%
Retirement 3,495 5.92%
Self Employment 1,542 2.61%
Social Security 4,432 7.51%
Supplemental Security 915 1.55%
Wage / Salary 19,369 32.83%
Other 2,925 4.96%

New Castle Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 5,476 51.20%
 With children under 18 5,220 48.80%

New Castle Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 1,829 8.52%
 Married 11,886 55.37%
 Never Married 7,216 33.61%
 Widowed 537 2.50%

New Castle Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 3,042 12.16%
 Married 12,570 50.25%
 Never Married 7,092 28.35%
 Widowed 2,312 9.24%

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New Castle Education Information

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New Castle Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 2,108 4.76%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 6,747 15.24%
 High school diploma or equivalent 15,526 35.08%
 Some college, no degree 9,362 21.15%
 Associate degree 2,525 5.70%
 Bachelors degree 5,893 13.31%
 Graduate or professional degree 2,103 4.75%

New Castle Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 657 1.09% 467 0.78% 1,124 1.87%
Kindergarten 687 1.14% 273 0.45% 960 1.60%
Grades 1-4 3,441 5.73% 555 0.92% 3,996 6.66%
Grades 5-8 3,157 5.26% 359 0.60% 3,516 5.86%
Grades 9-12 3,086 5.14% 302 0.50% 3,388 5.64%
Undergrad college 1,634 2.72% 718 1.20% 2,352 3.92%
Graduate or professional school 290 0.48% 292 0.49% 582 0.97%
Total 12,952 21.57% 2,966 4.94% 15,918 26.51%

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New Castle Public Benefits Information

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New Castle Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 54,576 92.32%
 Below Poverty Level 4,539 7.68%

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New Castle Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 391

New Castle Crimes Per 1,000 People By Type And Year



Year  Aggravated Assault  Forcible Rape  Murder / Manslaughter  Robbery Total Violent Crimes  Arson  Burglary  Larceny / Theft  Motor Vehicle Theft Total Property Crimes
2001 5.263 0.405 0.000 0.810 6.478 1.012 3.644 25.506 2.429 32.591
2002 4.391 0.798 0.000 1.198 6.387 0.200 6.587 38.124 3.593 48.503
2003 3.067 0.204 0.000 2.454 5.726 0.000 11.656 48.671 3.681 64.008
2004 Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available Not Available
2005 4.474 0.407 0.000 2.847 7.728 0.203 6.711 46.980 3.051 56.742
2006 5.109 0.613 0.000 2.044 7.766 0.000 8.584 44.553 3.883 57.020
2007 3.629 0.000 0.000 1.008 4.637 0.000 7.056 42.339 2.419 51.815

New Castle Law Enforcement Employeess

Year  Officers  Civilian
2004 2 17
2005 2 17
2006 2 17
2007 2 16

New Castle Crime Index

Year  Index
2001 193
2002 275

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New Castle Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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New Castle Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 8,889 14.80%
10-19 Years 8,363 13.93%
20-29 Years 9,008 15.00%
30-39 Years 10,792 17.97%
40-49 Years 9,055 15.08%
50-59 Years 6,321 10.53%
60-69 Years 3,851 6.41%
70-79 Years 2,622 4.37%
80-89 Years 1,021 1.70%
90+ Years 120 0.20%

New Castle Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 28,683 47.77%
 Female 31,359 52.23%

New Castle Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 34,598 57.62%
 African-American 19,525 32.52%
 Hispanic/Latino 3,613 6.02%
 Asian 1,203 2.00%
 Multiracial 894 1.49%
 Amerindian 109 0.18%
 Other Race 83 0.14%
 Pacific Islander 17 0.03%

New Castle Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. Irish 9,131 22.58%
2. German 6,836 16.91%
3. Italian 5,194 12.84%
4. English 5,023 12.42%
5. Polish 2,996 7.41%
6. United States Or American 2,140 5.29%
7. French Non-Basque 1,231 3.04%
8. African 819 2.03%
9. Dutch 802 1.98%
10. Scottish 692 1.71%

New Castle Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 50,198 89.68%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 3,433 6.13%
3. Other Asian 283 0.51%
4. French 257 0.46%
5. Other Indic 226 0.40%
6. Italian 182 0.33%
7. Hindi 167 0.30%
8. German 146 0.26%
9. Polish 134 0.24%
10. African 132 0.24%

New Castle Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 56,824 94.33%
 Naturalized immigrant 1,133 1.88%
 Not a citizen 2,281 3.79%

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New Castle Zip Codes

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Alphabetical | By Population

19720 19721