Living in New Castle, DE

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

New Castle, Delaware Info Snack

Population
5,242
Unemployment
3.7%
Poverty
6.0%
Median Home
$194,300
Median Income
$68,211
Median Rent
$1,320

New Castle SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
7

New Castle, DE Crime Report

246
Total Crimes
4,426.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
78.71%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
New Castle
/ 100k People
Delaware
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 246 4,426.1 2,674.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 21 377.8 422.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.9 5.0
Robbery 5 90.0 81.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 16 287.9 304.7 250.2
Property Crime 225 4,048.2 2,252.2 2,109.9
Burglary 19 341.8 304.8 340.5
Larceny 196 3,526.4 1,782.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 10 179.9 164.7 219.9

New Castle, DE Cost Of Living

113
New Castle's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense New Castle Delaware National Average
Overall 113 114 100
Services 119 116 100
Groceries 123 121 100
Health 112 100 100
Housing 112 121 100
Transportation 110 104 100
Utilities 84 93 100

New Castle, DE Photos

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Rankings for New Castle in Delaware

Map Of New Castle, DE

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Population over time in New Castle

Year Population % Change
2019 5,242 -2.2%
2018 5,359 -0.1%
2017 5,364 -0.1%
2016 5,372 0.0%
2015 5,371 0.5%
2014 5,346 0.1%
2013 5,343 0.6%
2012 5,309 0.7%
2011 5,270 0.4%
2010 5,250 -

Race / Ethnicity in New Castle

White
63.6% (3,335)
African American
26.4% (1,385)
American Indian
0.2% (12)
Asian
1.5% (77)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (13)
Two Or More
1.7% (88)
Hispanic
6.3% (332)
Race New Castle DE USA
White 63.6% 62.3% 60.7%
African American 26.4% 21.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 3.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.3% 9.2% 18.0%

Gender in New Castle

Female
50.4% (2,642)
Male
49.6% (2,600)
Gender New Castle DE USA
Female 50.4% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 48.4% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
1.0% (52)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (262)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,044)
Some College
19.0% (995)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (209)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (838)
Master's Degree
11.0% (576)
Professional Degree
2.0% (104)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (157)
Education New Castle DE USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For New Castle, Delaware

Less than $10,000
3.2% (17,029)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.5% (18,121)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.1% (32,093)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.5% (39,516)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (63,314)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.3% (116,804)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.9% (78,160)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.6% (66,152)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.4% (49,341)
$200,000 or more
8.3% (43,665)
Income New Castle DE USA
Less than $10,000 3.2% 5.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.5% 3.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.1% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.5% 8.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 11.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.3% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.9% 14.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.6% 16.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.4% 7.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 8.3% 7.0% 7.7%

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