Newcastle, Washington

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Population in 2017: 11,681 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +51.0%
Males: 5,840  (50.0%)
Females: 5,841  (50.0%)
Median resident age:

39.1 years
Washington median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 98056.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $126,976 (it was $80,320 in 2000)
Newcastle:

$126,976
WA:

$70,979

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $65,253 (it was $35,057 in 2000)

Newcastle city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $788,106 (it was $311,100 in 2000)
Newcastle:

$788,106
WA:

$339,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $658,517; detached houses: $716,050; townhouses or other attached units: $510,548; in 2-unit structures: $431,808; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $429,908; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $435,878; mobile homes: $112,193; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $70,157

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,870.

March 2019 cost of living index in Newcastle: 119.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 4.6%
(4.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 7.4% for Black residents, 21.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 7.5% for other race residents, 5.6% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Newcastle, WA (2010)
    • 6,55163.1%White alone
    • 2,54924.6%Asian alone
    • 4844.7%Two or more races
    • 4404.2%Hispanic
    • 2592.5%Black alone
    • 340.3%American Indian alone
    • 320.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 310.3%Other race alone

Races in Newcastle detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Crime rates in Newcastle by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(10.9)
2
(21.2)
4
(40.5)
1
(9.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.8)
6
(56.9)
3
(28.1)
2
(18.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.8)
2
(17.3)
N/AN/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(32.8)
1
(10.6)
2
(20.3)
2
(19.8)
0
(0.0)
4
(39.1)
3
(28.5)
2
(18.7)
6
(54.9)
5
(44.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(17.3)
1
(8.5)
2
(16.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(21.9)
3
(31.8)
5
(50.7)
3
(29.8)
3
(29.6)
7
(68.4)
2
(19.0)
3
(28.1)
4
(36.6)
2
(17.8)
1
(8.8)
1
(8.6)
4
(34.0)
4
(33.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
69
(755.2)
56
(592.8)
46
(466.2)
50
(496.0)
54
(532.6)
44
(429.7)
71
(673.4)
108
(1,010)
65
(594.8)
81
(721.0)
84
(736.0)
62
(535.6)
58
(492.6)
54
(454.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
176
(1,926)
190
(2,011)
142
(1,439)
126
(1,250)
147
(1,450)
158
(1,543)
129
(1,224)
175
(1,637)
155
(1,418)
216
(1,923)
146
(1,279)
165
(1,425)
158
(1,342)
150
(1,263)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
44
(481.6)
56
(592.8)
26
(263.5)
26
(257.9)
23
(226.9)
19
(185.5)
11
(104.3)
18
(168.4)
16
(146.4)
46
(409.4)
35
(306.7)
37
(319.6)
25
(212.3)
39
(328.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(32.8)
2
(21.2)
2
(20.3)
5
(49.6)
N/A1
(9.8)
2
(19.0)
2
(18.7)
1
(9.2)
1
(8.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(17.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)191.4195.8159.9125.2119.4139.8162.3183.3148.5177.0136.0140.8128.1133.9

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City-data.com crime index in Newcastle, WA

Crime rate in Newcastle detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 12 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.84
Washington average:

1.42
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Ancestries: German (8.4%), Irish (6.4%), English (3.8%), American (3.1%), Dutch (2.3%), Ukrainian (1.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1994

Elevation: 530 feet

Land area: 4.47 square miles.

Population density: 2,614 people per square mile   (average).

Newcastle, Washington map

3,566 residents are foreign born (8.9% Asia, 6.0% Europe).

This city:

30.4%
Washington:

13.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $7,036 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $6,001 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Renton, WA (3.4 miles , pop. 50,052).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (5.8 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (950.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Eastgate, WA (1.8 miles ),
Renton, WA (1.8 miles ),
Mercer Island, WA (1.9 miles ),
Beaux Arts Village, WA (2.0 miles ),
Bryn Mawr-Skyway, WA (2.0 miles ),
West Lake Sammamish, WA (2.1 miles ),
East Renton Highlands, WA (2.1 miles ),
Bellevue, WA (2.1 miles )

Latitude: 47.53 N, Longitude: 122.17 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -3,620 (-30.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 704 (11.0%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 425

Distribution of median household income in Newcastle, WA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Newcastle, WA in 2017

Property values in Newcastle, WA

Newcastle satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.6%
Washington:

5.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +2,803 (+56.8%).
Most common industries in Newcastle, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (10.2%)
  • Health care (8.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.5%)
  • Construction (5.7%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (14.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.1%)
  • Construction (8.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.4%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (4.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.2%)
  • Educational services (9.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.8%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Newcastle, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (7.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Engineers (6.2%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)
  • Registered nurses (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Engineers (10.3%)
  • Computer specialists (9.1%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (3.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (7.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Computer specialists (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.3%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.9%)

Average climate in Newcastle, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Newcastle, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 85.4. This is about average.

City:

85.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.213. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.213
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.650. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.650
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 21.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 18.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.47. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.47
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00388. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00388
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Newcastle-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 147% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 24.9 miles away from Newcastle center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 36.1 miles away from Newcastle center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 16.7 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 7/3/1999 at 01:43:54, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.3 ME, Depth: 25.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 59.6 miles away from Newcastle center
On 5/3/1996 at 04:04:22, a magnitude 5.5 (5.2 MB, 5.3 MD, 5.5 ML, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 28.8 miles away from Newcastle center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 74.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in King County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 26
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 15, Mudslides: 9, Landslides: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Earthquakes: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Newcastle topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Newcastle:

  • HIGHLANDS CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; RENTON, WA)
  • RENTON HILLS HEALTH AND REHA (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; RENTON, WA)
  • BELLEVUE DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; BELLEVUE, WA)
  • COVENANT SHORES HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MERCER ISLAND, WA)
  • CAROLINE KLINE GALLAND HOME (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SEATTLE, WA)
  • BELLEVUE CENTER NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BELLEVUE, WA)
  • MERCER ISLAND CARE AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MERCER ISLAND, WA)

Amtrak station near Newcastle:

  • 9 miles: SEATTLE (303 S. JACKSON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Newcastle:

  • Renton Technical College (about 4 miles; Renton, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,549)
  • Bellevue College (about 4 miles; Bellevue, WA; FT enrollment: 10,940)
  • Seattle Community College-South Campus (about 9 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 3,986)
  • Seattle University (about 9 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 5,808)
  • Seattle Central College (about 10 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 5,825)
  • University of Washington-Seattle Campus (about 11 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 39,445)
  • Highline Community College (about 12 miles; Des Moines, WA; FT enrollment: 6,074)

Public elementary/middle schools in Newcastle:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Newcastle: Coal Creek Village (A), Golf Club at Newcastle (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Newcastle include: Beit Tikvah (A), Seattle Revival Center (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Lake Boren (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Honey Dew Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Newcastle include: Hazelwood Park (1), May Creek Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: John Martin Leahy - Artist.

King County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Newcastle that have no violations reported:

  • COAL CREEK UTILITY DISTRICT (Address: 6801 132nd Place SE , Population served: 12,901, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.6 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

71.1%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

4.9%
Whole state:

7.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Newcastle in 2010:

  • 25 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 3 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
15 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Banks with branches in Newcastle (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Coal Creek Parkway Branch at 6911 Coal Creek Parkway S.E., branch established on 1997/12/02. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Newcastle Branch at 13033 Southeast 69th Way, branch established on 1995/06/19. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Newcastle at 6950 Coal Creek Parkway Se, branch established on 1991/06/17. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • KeyBank National Association: Newcastle Branch at 6917 Coal Creek Pkwy, Se, branch established on 2010/07/26. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • HomeStreet Bank: Newcastle Branch at 6949 Coal Creek Parkway Southeast, branch established on 1997/09/15. Info updated 2010/08/31: Bank assets: $2,248.5 mil, Deposits: $2,011.6 mil, headquarters in Seattle, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 20 total offices

For population 15 years and over in Newcastle:

Marital status in Newcastle, WA
  • Never married: 22.0%
  • Now married: 64.4%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 9.5%

For population 25 years and over in Newcastle:

  • High school or higher: 98.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 68.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 29.6%
  • Unemployed: 0.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.7
Washington average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Newcastle
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Newcastle, WA (based on King County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic278,34071
Evangelical Protestant204,523711
Other119,713329
Mainline Protestant104,806304
Orthodox12,25720
Black Protestant7,03024
None1,204,580-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 439
King County:

2.37 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 29
King County:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 220
This county:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 399
King County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2,027
Here:

10.95 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
King County:

6.7%
State:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
King County:

20.5%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
King County:

14.6%
Washington:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Newcastle:

57.8%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

58.6%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.1
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.9%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.0%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

29.7%
State:

32.6%

General health condition:
This city:

64.4%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

84.0%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Newcastle, WA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 7$38,896$66,6791$2,548
Housing and Community Development (Local) 5$27,662$66,3890$0
Financial Administration 3$19,018$76,0720$0
Other and Unallocable 2$8,746$52,4760$0
Other Government Administration 2$15,000$90,0007$5,000
Parks and Recreation 1$4,694$56,3280$0
Sewerage 1$5,000$60,0000$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 21$119,016$68,0098$7,548

Newcastle government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $880,000 ($75.34)
    Regular Highways: $816,000 ($69.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $151,000 ($12.93)
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $977,000 ($83.64)
    Regular Highways: $717,000 ($61.38)
    Financial Administration: $712,000 ($60.95)
    Sewerage: $440,000 ($37.67)
    Housing and Community Development: $404,000 ($34.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $315,000 ($26.97)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $161,000 ($13.78)
    General - Other: $39,000 ($3.34)
    Police Protection: $36,000 ($3.08)
    Health - Other: $10,000 ($0.86)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $182,000 ($15.58)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $1,961,000 ($167.88)
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $1,592,000 ($136.29)
    Other - Regular Highways: $95,000 ($8.13)
    Other - Sewerage: $77,000 ($6.59)
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $49,000 ($4.19)
    Other - Financial Administration: $41,000 ($3.51)
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $25,000 ($2.14)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $250,000 ($21.40)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,809,000 ($154.87)

Newcastle government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $952,000 ($81.50)
    Sewerage: $839,000 ($71.83)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $81,000 ($6.93)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $110,000 ($9.42)
    Donations From Private Sources: $39,000 ($3.34)
    Fines and Forfeits: $25,000 ($2.14)
    General Revenue - Other: $24,000 ($2.05)
    Sale of Property: $17,000 ($1.46)
    Interest Earnings: $11,000 ($0.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $235,000 ($20.12)
    General Local Government Support: $125,000 ($10.70)
    Other: $39,000 ($3.34)
  • Tax - Property: $4,498,000 ($385.07)
    Other License: $1,750,000 ($149.82)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,397,000 ($119.60)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,269,000 ($108.64)
    Public Utilities Sales: $191,000 ($16.35)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $46,000 ($3.94)
    Other Selective Sales: $3,000 ($0.26)

Newcastle government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,232,000 ($362.30)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,147,000 ($269.41)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,922,000 ($164.54)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $837,000 ($71.65)

Newcastle government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $9,410,000 ($805.58)

6.61% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($79,392 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.61%
Washington average:

7.39%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,122 average AGI)
King County:

0.11%
Washington average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Snohomish County, WA  0.80% ($69,312 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WA  0.66% ($53,673)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.22% ($98,405)


6.25% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($79,246 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Washington average:

6.40%

0.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,693 average AGI)
King County:

0.15%
Washington average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Snohomish County, WA  1.24% ($71,246 average AGI)
to Pierce County, WA  1.00% ($57,641)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.15% ($81,611)
Businesses in Newcastle, WA
NameCountNameCount
Baskin-Robbins1Starbucks2
Jones New York1Subway1
Kroger1UPS1
McDonald's1Vons1
Quiznos1YMCA1
Safeway1

Strongest AM radio stations in Newcastle:

  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKNW (1150 AM; 10 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA RADIO, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KXPA (1540 AM; 5 kW; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KRIZ (1420 AM; 10 kW; RENTON, WA; Owner: KRIZ BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYIZ (1620 AM; 10 kW; RENTON, WA; Owner: KRIZ BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Newcastle:

  • KYPT (96.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMTT (103.7 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KNDD (107.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJR-FM (95.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KUBE (93.3 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KPLZ-FM (101.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KNHC (89.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: SEATTLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBKS (106.1 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KING-FM (98.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: CLASSIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KLSY-FM (92.5 FM; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO INC.)
  • KPLU-FM (88.5 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • KWJZ (98.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA RADIO, INC.)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMPS-FM (94.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRWM (106.9 FM; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: SEASCAPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KMIH (104.5 FM; MERCER ISLAND, WA; Owner: MERCER ISLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT # 400)
  • KUOW (94.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON)

TV broadcast stations around Newcastle:

  • KSTW (Channel 11; TACOMA, WA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KTWB-TV (Channel 22; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K58DP (Channel 58; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KING-TV (Channel 5; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHCV (Channel 45; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: NORTH PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KWPX (Channel 33; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • KCTS-TV (Channel 9; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KCTS TELEVISION)
  • KOMO-TV (Channel 4; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE TV, L.L.C.)
  • KWDK (Channel 56; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PUGET SOUND EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KIRO-TV (Channel 7; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KIRO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWOG (Channel 51; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: AFRICAN-AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO.OF BELLEVUE, INC.)
  • K57HB (Channel 57; EUREKA, CA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K68DL (Channel 68; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KONG-TV (Channel 16; EVERETT, WA; Owner: KONG-TV, INC.)
  • KCPQ (Channel 13; TACOMA, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NORTHWEST, INC.)
  • KBTC-TV (Channel 28; TACOMA, WA; Owner: BATES TECHNICAL COLLEGE)
Newcastle fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Newcastle fatal accident list:

Aug 21, 2016 09:02 AM, Se 80th St, 150 Pl Se, Lat: 47.530833, Lon: -122.139972, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 29, 2007 08:40 PM, Coal Creek Pkwy Se, Private Rd, Lat: 47.543800, Lon: -122.164708, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 11, 2000 02:35 PM, Coalcreekpky, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 30ft / 9.5mTotal length
  • $13,764,000Total costs
  • 30,098Total average daily traffic
  • 1,500Total average daily truck traffic
  • 37,150Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Newcastle)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Lat: 47.491806 Lon: -122.135111, Call Sign: WQBF395,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.137 MHz, 451.537 MHz, 456.337 MHz, 457.837 MHz, 452.112 MHz, Grant Date: 08/06/2014, Expiration Date: 09/30/2024, Certifier: Matt Wilklinson, Registrant: Oki Developments, Inc., 1416 112th Ave Ne, Bellevue, WA 98004, Phone: (425) 454-2800, Fax: (425) 455-3828, Email:
  • NPC, Lat: 47.537806 Lon: -122.165667, Call Sign: WQBN778,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.437 MHz, Grant Date: 11/15/2004, Expiration Date: 11/15/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/17/2015, Certifier: Becky Desmet, Registrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 200 N Glebe Rd., Ste. 1000, Arlington, VA 22203, Phone: (703) 558-0516, Fax: (703) 558-0523, Email:
  • Lat: 47.523556 Lon: -122.186028, Call Sign: WQTI560,
    Assigned Frequencies: 457.412 MHz, 457.487 MHz, 457.637 MHz, 457.662 MHz, 457.987 MHz, Grant Date: 02/11/2014, Expiration Date: 02/11/2024, Certifier: Andrew Newing, Registrant: Radio Licensing Service, Milwaukie, OR 97222, Phone: (503) 659-1240, Fax: (503) 659-4723, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • NEWCASTLE, Lat: 47.610833 Lon: -121.958611, Call Sign: WPWM567,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.281 MHz, Grant Date: 10/24/2012, Expiration Date: 12/19/2022, Certifier: Larry D Jones, Registrant: Invensys Metering Systems Inc, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (724) 439-7828, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • NEWCASTLE, 15500 Six Penny Lane (Lat: 47.536000 Lon: -122.143694), Type: Building, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WQHL869,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19560.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/05/2007, Expiration Date: 09/05/2017, Cancellation Date: 11/11/2017, Certifier: H. M. Levy, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • SE09969A, 15500 Six Penny Lane (Lat: 47.536167 Lon: -122.143500), Type: Upole, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQYC447,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/16/2016, Expiration Date: 08/19/2016, Cancellation Date: 10/22/2016, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • SE01918A, 15500 Six Penny Lane (Lat: 47.535667 Lon: -122.143694), Type: Bant, Structure height: 17.4 m, Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQYG467,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/20/2016, Expiration Date: 10/04/2016, Cancellation Date: 12/10/2016, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • SE01918A, 15500 Six Penny Lane (Lat: 47.535667 Lon: -122.143694), Type: Bant, Structure height: 17.4 m, Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQYQ776,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/14/2016, Expiration Date: 12/14/2026, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

62 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Newcastle)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

21 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Newcastle)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED23$364,34063$408,132411$319,1917$234,59713$218,388
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$07$389,03441$344,4891$88,9002$213,270
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$474,08710$461,02976$376,3911$226,1107$252,449
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$373,05512$424,27764$346,5801$68,2604$248,175
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$378,2902$576,20516$354,6740$01$313,540
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0247.02 , 0250.01, 0250.04

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$389,3664$374,230
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$440,8001$341,410
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$387,4052$258,905
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$276,2700$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0247.02 , 0250.01, 0250.04

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Newcastle, WA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Newcastle, WA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 19. The highest number of fires - 29 took place in 2012, and the least - 11 in 2018. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Newcastle, WA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (49.5%), and Structure Fires (38.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Newcastle, WA
    • 15849.5%Outside Fires
    • 12438.9%Structure Fires
    • 3210.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 51.6%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Newcastle, WA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Newcastle, WA
  • 78.8%Utility gas
  • 19.2%Electricity
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Newcastle, WA
  • 78.7%Electricity
  • 19.7%Utility gas
  • 0.8%Wood
  • 0.8%No fuel used


Newcastle compared to Washington state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Newcastle on our top lists:

  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Japan (population 500+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Hong Kong (population 500+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute from (largest negative percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 5,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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