Living in New Castle, IN

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Updated: 2020-03-11

New Castle SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
4
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8

New Castle, IN Cost Of Living

74
New Castle's Overall Cost Of Living
0.7x
Lower Than The National Average

New Castle, Indiana Info Snack

New Castle is a city in Henry County, Indiana, 44 miles (71 km) east-northeast of Indianapolis, on the Big Blue River. The city is the county seat of Henry County. New Castle is home to New Castle Fieldhouse, the largest high school gymnasium in the world. The city is surrounded by agricultural land. In the past, it was a manufacturing center for the production of sheet iron and steel, automobiles, caskets, clothing, scales, bridges, pianos, furniture, handles, shovels, lathes, bricks, and flour.
Population
17,402
Unemployment
8.2%
Poverty
21.7%
Median Home
$72,300
Median Income
$37,467
Median Rent
$679

New Castle, IN Photos

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Rankings for New Castle in Indiana

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Map Of New Castle, IN

Population over time in New Castle

Year Population % Change
2017 17,402 -0.4%
2016 17,476 -0.9%
2015 17,634 -0.7%
2014 17,755 -0.6%
2013 17,859 -0.5%
2012 17,948 -0.7%
2011 18,066 -0.4%
2010 18,142 -0.4%
2009 18,206 -

Race / Ethnicity in New Castle

White
93.9% (16,345)
African American
2.3% (395)
American Indian
0.1% (14)
Asian
0.7% (116)
Hawaiian
0.1% (21)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (209)
Hispanic
1.7% (302)
Race New Castle IN USA
White 93.9% 79.5% 61.1%
African American 2.3% 9.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 2.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.7% 6.8% 17.8%

Household Income For New Castle, Indiana

Less than $10,000
10.2% (178,353)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.3% (110,488)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.2% (298,605)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.2% (229,073)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.4% (284,794)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (320,989)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.2% (176,686)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.1% (123,347)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.6% (10,477)
$200,000 or more
0.4% (7,381)
Income New Castle IN USA
Less than $10,000 10.2% 6.3% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.3% 4.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.2% 10.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.2% 10.5% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.4% 14.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.2% 13.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.1% 13.3% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.6% 4.4% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.4% 3.8% 7.0%

Gender in New Castle

Female
51.7% (8,999)
Male
48.3% (8,403)
Gender New Castle IN USA
Female 51.7% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 48.3% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in New Castle for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (870)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,392)
High School / GED
46.0% (8,004)
Some College
21.0% (3,654)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,218)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,740)
Master's Degree
3.0% (522)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education New Castle IN USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 46.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 20.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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