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Demographics

People

Total Population4,610
Male Share of the Population47.4%
Female Share of the Population52.6%
Senior Citizens5.3%
Employed Population 16+2,599
Age of the Population33

Families

% of people married60.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher29.1%
Median Earnings25+$43,380
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$29,271
Median Earnings With High School Degree$50,069

Wealth

Median Family Income$100,154
% Above Poverty Level96.9%
% Below Poverty Level3.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time37 minutes
% Working from Home3.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.4%
% Using Public Transportation7.4%

Housing

People Living Alone15.3%
Median Gross Rent$1,414
Median House Value$278,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)38.4%
German14.3%
English11.8%
Irish8.4%
Norwegian4.4%
Finnish3.8%
Italian3.6%
African3.3%
South African3.3%
Scottish3.2%
Dutch2%
Canadian1.8%
Russian1.8%
French Except Basque1.3%
Polish1.3%
Danishn1.1%
Greek0.6%
Swedish0.5%
Welsh0.5%
Portuguese0.4%
Czech0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
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New Castle Almanac

CategoryValue
County Garfield County
Standard Zip Codes81647
Phone Area Codes970
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude39.58
Approximate Longitude-107.53

New Castle Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationGLENWOOD SPGS #2
Distance12 miles
Jan Temp13 to 36 F
Apr Temp31 to 63 F
Jul Temp52 to 89 F
Oct Temp33 to 67 F
Annual Precip17.9 inches
StationCOLLBRAN
Distance32.1 miles
Jan Temp8 to 37 F
Apr Temp30 to 60 F
Jul Temp52 to 87 F
Oct Temp31 to 65 F
Annual Precip14.3 inches
StationEAGLE AP
Distance33.4 miles
Jan Temp6 to 35 F
Apr Temp27 to 59 F
Jul Temp47 to 86 F
Oct Temp27 to 64 F
Annual Precip10.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Carbondale6,571$71,076
Glenwood Springs9,806$70,264
Marble125$83,438
Rifle9,488$61,713
Silt2,996$56,370

New Castle Public Schools

Coal Ridge High School
35947 Highway 6
ZIP: 81647
High
Total Enrollment 547
Elk Creek Elementary
804 West Main Street
ZIP: 81647
Primary
Total Enrollment 259
Kathryn Senor Elementary School
101 Alder Avenue
ZIP: 81647
Primary
Total Enrollment 296
Riverside School
215 Alder Avenue
ZIP: 81647
Middle
Total Enrollment 647

New Castle Private Schools

The Garden School
5171 County Road 335
ZIP: 81647
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 87
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