Living in New Castle, PA

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

New Castle, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
21,991
Unemployment
10.9%
Poverty
25.7%
Median Home
$61,900
Median Income
$34,133
Median Rent
$676

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 Crime Report

719
Total Crimes
3,281.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
32.50%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
New Castle
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 719 3,281.6 1,709.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 123 561.4 306.4 366.7
Murder 4 18.3 5.2 5.0
Robbery 43 196.3 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 62 283.0 191.1 250.2
Property Crime 596 2,720.2 1,403.4 2,109.9
Burglary 179 817.0 182.4 340.5
Larceny 387 1,766.3 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 30 136.9 96.8 219.9

New Castle, PA Cost Of Living

84
New Castle's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense New Castle Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 84 99 100
Services 92 98 100
Groceries 109 103 100
Health 92 94 100
Housing 42 91 100
Transportation 119 109 100
Utilities 114 111 100

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
2019 21,991 -0.9%
2018 22,188 -1.1%
2017 22,434 -0.3%
2016 22,500 -0.8%
2015 22,682 -0.9%
2014 22,883 -0.9%
2013 23,083 -0.9%
2012 23,290 -1.2%
2011 23,570 -1.1%
2010 23,836 -

Race / Ethnicity in New Castle

White
80.8% (17,765)
African American
10.7% (2,345)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.2% (46)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (23)
Two Or More
5.1% (1,123)
Hispanic
3.1% (689)
Race New Castle PA USA
White 80.8% 76.4% 60.7%
African American 10.7% 10.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 3.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.1% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.1% 7.3% 18.0%

Gender in New Castle

Female
52.3% (11,500)
Male
47.7% (10,490)
Gender New Castle PA USA
Female 52.3% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 49.0% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
4.0% (879)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,759)
High School / GED
47.0% (10,335)
Some College
18.0% (3,958)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,759)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (2,419)
Master's Degree
3.0% (659)
Professional Degree
1.0% (219)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education New Castle PA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 47.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For New Castle, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
13.0% (286,938)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.3% (225,878)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.8% (347,999)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (258,245)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.4% (317,239)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (406,764)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.5% (187,543)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.2% (114,546)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.6% (34,432)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (19,511)
Income New Castle PA USA
Less than $10,000 13.0% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.3% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.8% 9.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 9.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.4% 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.5% 13.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.2% 15.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.6% 6.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 6.6% 7.7%

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