New Castle Henry County, Indiana

New Castle: City in Indiana

About

New Castle is a city located in the county of Henry in the U.S. state of Indiana. Its population at the 2010 census was 18,114 and a population density of 948 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 17,106 inhabitants.

The city was created 200 years ago in 1821.

New Castle Quick Facts

Population : 17,106 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Indiana (United States)
County : Henry County
Postal code : 47362
Phone Area Codes : 765
Area : 19.1 km2
Altitude : 1,070 feet / 326 meters
Capital city : New Castle is capital of Henry County
Establishment : January 01, 1822 (200 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Indiana/Indianapolis
Local time : 10:32:50 (4th October 2022)
Density : 895 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.89% (2010-2020)
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Location of New Castle on Indiana map.
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Geography

New Castle is located at 39°55'44"N 85°22'13"W (39.9289400, -85.3702500).

New Castle map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of New Castle decreased by 5.89% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,114 - census
2011 17,965 -0.83% estimation process
2012 17,725 -1.35% estimation process
2013 17,603 -0.69% estimation process
2014 17,585 -0.1% estimation process
2015 17,487 -0.56% estimation process
2016 17,354 -0.77% estimation process
2017 17,286 -0.39% estimation process
2018 17,224 -0.36% estimation process
2019 17,113 -0.65% estimation process
2020 17,106 -0.04% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 23,270
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 22,552
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 3.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 24,223
April 1, 2010 Population : 22,390
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.2%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 19.8%
People over 65 (%) : 15.3%
Female persons, % : 50.3%
White only, percent : 75.4%
Black or African American alone, percent : 4.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 15.0%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.1%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 6.4%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 71.3%
2015-2019 Veterans : 820
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 16.1%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 57.7%

New Castle zip code is 47362. County name: Henry, County fips: 18065

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 57.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $356,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,414
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $988
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,279
2015-2019 Households : 9,876
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.28
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 82.6%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.7%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 90.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 97.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 61.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 4.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 5.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 70.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 79,331
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 125,301
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 149,442
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 371,315
2012 total retail sales per capita : $16,396
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 30.0
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $90,588
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $51,574
Percentage of people living in poverty : 5.5%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,118
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,610
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,021
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 635
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,267
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 188
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,735
2010 population per square mile : 3,273.3
2010 land area in square miles : 6.84
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 52.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $301,900
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,014
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $780
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,139
2015-2019 Households : 10,743
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.28
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.3%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 28.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 85.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 81.7%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 44.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 5.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 65.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 57,532
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 123,417
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 889,510
2012 total retail sales per capita : $35,726
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 27.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $64,416
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $40,077
Percentage of people living in poverty : 13.6%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,052
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,585
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,172
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 684
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,270
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 151
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,795
2010 population per square mile : 4,907.9
2010 land area in square miles : 5.03
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 68.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $82,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $932
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $430
2015-2019 median gross rent : $650
2015-2019 Households : 2,588
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.25
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 84.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 2.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 88.9%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 76.3%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 15.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 7.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 53.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 8,238
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 39,343
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 89,395
2012 total retail sales per capita : $14,049
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $41,849
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $23,917
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.8%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 477
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 282
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 107
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 421
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 419
2010 population per square mile : 1,334.5
2010 land area in square miles : 4.81

People born in New Castle (16)

People born in New Castle, including artist Robert Indiana, basketball player Kent Benson, Major League Baseball player Bob Kahle, .

List

  • Dakoda Armstrong (racecar driver) he was born in 16/07/1991
  • Joe Rice (American politician) he was born in 07/05/1967
  • Omar Bundy (United States Army general) he was born in 17/06/1861
  • Richard Crane (American actor (1918-1969)) he was born in 06/06/1918
  • Tracy Hines (American racing driver) he was born in 01/05/1972
  • Brandon Miller (American basketball coach) he was born in 21/05/1979
  • Trey Ball (baseball player) he was born in 27/06/1994
  • Peter Malnati (professional golfer) he was born in 13/06/1987
  • Everett Russell Bailey he was born in 30/03/1888
  • Tom Allen (American football coach) he was born in 14/03/1970
  • Frances M. Goodwin (American sculptor) she was born in 01/01/1855
  • William Benoit (American political communication scholar) he was born in 17/03/1953
  • Rosa Mary Redding Mikels (American writer and botanist (1862-1950)) she was born in 28/07/1862

Schools in New Castle

College & universities near New Castle, IN

Code Name City ZIP
457572 Summit Salon Academy Anderson (IN) 46013

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near New Castle, IN

Code Name Address Type
COI Connersville station 1012 Eastern Avenue RAIL
IND Indianapolis Union Station 350 South Illinois Street RAIL
CIN Cincinnati Museum Center at Union Terminal 1301 Western Ave. RAIL
CIG Cincinnati, OH 1005 Gilbert Avenue BUS

Post offices near New Castle

Post Office Name City ZIP
New Castl Post Office New Castle (IN) 47362

Other places with the same name (8)

Other cities in Henry County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Henry County , IN. (more)

City Name Population Title
Knox 3,552 City in Center Township, Starke County, Indiana, United States
Middletown 2,260 Town in Henry County, Indiana, United States
Knightstown 2,134 City in Indiana
Ashland 1,754 Unincorporated community in Henry County, Indiana
Honey Creek 1,151 Unincorporated community in Henry County, Indiana
Spiceland 934 Township in Henry County, Indiana
Hillsboro 503 Town in Indiana, United States
Kennard 446 Town in Indiana
Mooreland 355 Town
Lewisville 348 Human settlement in Henry County, Indiana, United States of America
Mount Summit 333 Human settlement in Henry County, Indiana, United States of America
Straughn 212 Human settlement in Henry County, Indiana, United States of America
Dunreith 169 Human settlement in Henry County, Indiana, United States of America
Springport 140 Human settlement in Henry County, Indiana, United States of America
Greensboro 137 Town in Indiana, United States
Cadiz 136 Human settlement in Henry County, Indiana, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

New Castle distances to largest Indiana cities