New Castle, PA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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New Castle, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
21,805
Unemployment
11.7%
Poverty
25.9%
Median Home
$62,800
Median Income
$35,117
Median Rent
$661

New Castle SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8.5

New Castle, PA Cost Of Living

87
New Castle's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense New Castle Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 87 102 100
Services 96 100 100
Groceries 110 108 100
Health 96 94 100
Housing 41 92 100
Transportation 119 113 100
Utilities 118 112 100

New Castle, PA Photos

Kennedy Square
Source: Public Domain
Stairs At The Lawrence County Courthouse
Source: Public Domain
Piericomplex
Zambelli Plaza
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for New Castle in Pennsylvania

Map Of New Castle, PA

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Population over time in New Castle

Year Population % Change
2020 21,805 -1.7%
2019 22,188 -1.1%
2018 22,434 -0.3%
2017 22,500 -0.8%
2016 22,682 -0.9%
2015 22,883 -0.9%
2014 23,083 -0.9%
2013 23,290 -1.2%
2012 23,570 -1.1%
2011 23,836 -

Race / Ethnicity in New Castle

White
78.2% (17,055)
African American
10.8% (2,353)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.2% (46)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
7.2% (1,569)
Hispanic
3.6% (782)
Race New Castle PA USA
White 78.2% 75.7% 60.1%
African American 10.8% 10.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.2% 3.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 7.2% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.6% 7.6% 18.2%

Gender in New Castle

Female
53.0% (11,554)
Male
47.0% (10,251)
Gender New Castle PA USA
Female 53.0% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 49.0% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
3.0% (654)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,744)
High School / GED
47.0% (10,248)
Some College
18.0% (3,924)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,962)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (2,616)
Master's Degree
3.0% (654)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education New Castle PA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 47.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For New Castle, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
11.9% (258,570)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.4% (225,728)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.7% (319,859)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.0% (284,010)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.5% (358,713)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (387,623)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.8% (191,499)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.2% (113,558)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.1% (24,978)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (15,958)
Income New Castle PA USA
Less than $10,000 11.9% 5.8% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.4% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.7% 8.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.0% 9.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.5% 12.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.8% 13.2% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.2% 15.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 6.7% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 7.1% 8.3%

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