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Demographics

People

Total Population149
Male Share of the Population40.3%
Female Share of the Population59.7%
Senior Citizens20.8%
Employed Population 16+55
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married28.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher29.1%
Median Earnings25+$21,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$21,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,750
% Above Poverty Level81.9%
% Below Poverty Level18.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time32 minutes
% Working from Home23.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone42.9%
Median Gross Rent$730
Median House Value$215,000

Ancestry

English20.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)14.1%
Irish12.8%
Portuguese10.7%
Scottish5.4%
French Except Basque3.4%
Dutch2.7%
German2%
Norwegian2%
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New Castle Almanac

CategoryValue
County Craig County
Standard Zip Codes24127
Phone Area Codes540
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude37.5
Approximate Longitude-80.11

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)

StationROANOKE WOODRUM AP
Distance15.6 miles
Jan Temp27 to 45 F
Apr Temp44 to 68 F
Jul Temp65 to 88 F
Oct Temp45 to 69 F
Annual Precip42.4 inches
StationCOVINGTON FILTER PLANT
Distance22.3 miles
Jan Temp21 to 43 F
Apr Temp38 to 68 F
Jul Temp61 to 88 F
Oct Temp40 to 70 F
Annual Precip37.2 inches
StationUNION 3 SSE
Distance23.3 miles
Jan Temp19 to 40 F
Apr Temp36 to 63 F
Jul Temp58 to 84 F
Oct Temp37 to 66 F
Annual Precip36.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Covington5,675$48,388
Fincastle464$42,500
Roanoke99,572$51,828
Salem25,521$68,149
Troutville527$52,333
Vinton8,069$53,042

New Castle Public Libraries

Craig County Public Library
303 MAIN STREET
New Castle, Virginia
(540) 864-8978

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New Castle Public Schools

Craig County High
25239 Craigs Creek Road, Hwy 615
ZIP: 24127
(540) 864-5185
Other
Total Enrollment 366
Mccleary Elem
25345 Craigs Creek Road, Hwy 615
ZIP: 24127
(540) 864-5173
Primary
Total Enrollment 280

New Castle Private Schools

Boys Woods School
700 Scenic View Ln
ZIP: 24127
Secondary
Total Enrollment 7
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