For population 25 years and over in Newcastle:
For population 15 years and over in Newcastle city:
52 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $778 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Rapid City, SD (51.2 miles , pop. 59,607).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (278.1 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (830.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Hill View Heights, WY (1.8 miles) , Osage, WY (3.7 miles ), Upton, WY (5.2 miles ), Custer, SD (5.6 miles ), Hill City, SD (5.7 miles ), Pringle, SD (5.9 miles) , Sundance, WY (6.2 miles ), Keystone, SD (6.3 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.85 N, Longitude: 104.21 W
Area code: 307
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Newcastle detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 13 (7 officers).
Work and jobs in Newcastle: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Newcastle, Wyoming
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Newcastle-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 34% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/25/1975, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 27.0 miles away from the Newcastle city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
On 7/12/1965, a category F3 tornado 27.5 miles away from the city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Newcastle-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Wyoming state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/8/1984 at 00:59:31, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/29/1984 at 20:18:32, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 91.1 miles away from Newcastle center
On 2/6/1996 at 16:08:36, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 25.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/28/1990 at 04:59:59, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 LG, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 93.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/9/1996 at 02:48:08, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 54.5 miles away from Newcastle center
On 8/29/2004 at 18:49:44, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Weston County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Mudslide: 1, Fire: 1, Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Charles E. Richardson - Journalist.
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Library in Newcastle:
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.613. This is significantly better than average. There were 6 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Newcastle and their reported violations in the past:NEWCASTLE, CITY OF (Population served: 3003, Groundwater):
Past health violations:WESTON COUNTY MALLO CAMP (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:WATER UNLIMITED, INC. (Population served: 255, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:WEST END WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 225, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:CAMBRIA IMPROVEMENT & SER DIST (Population served: 165, Purch_groundwater):
Past health violations:DAMPIER LODGE (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:FLYING V CAMBRIA INN (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:BUCKHORN BAR & GRILL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Newcastle that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 9.1%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 5.4% for other race residents, 69.6% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
People in group quarters in Newcastle in 2010:
People in group quarters in Newcastle in 2000:
Newcastle compared to Wyoming state average:
Banks with branches in Newcastle (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Newcastle (based on Weston County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.88%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
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Newcastle government finances in 2006(per resident):
9.27% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,191 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.96% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,678 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Newcastle fatal accident list:
Nov 14, 1995 05:10 PM, 16, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 15, 1989 08:52 PM, 16, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 26, 1986 09:41 PM, Wentworth, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 29, 1975 05:14 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Newcastle)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Newcastle, WY)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Newcastle)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 35 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Newcastle)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Newcastle, WY
Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2014.