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New Castle, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $1,009,922 (it was $526,900 in 2000)
New Castle:

$1,009,922
New York:

$314,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $574,342 - $1,245,991

New Castle,NY index of house prices

Total population: 17,569 (Urban population: 16,103, Rural population: 1,388 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 6,268 (5,966 occupied: 5,518 owner occupied, 487 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

8%
State:

46%

Housing density: 270 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017 in this county: $892,641.

Median contract rent in 2017: $1,279 (lower quartile is $854, upper quartile is $1,667)


Median gross rent in New Castle, NY in 2017: $1,375

Housing units in New Castle with a mortgage: 3,649 (337 second mortgage, 509 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,235



New Castle, New York Age and Sex of Residents

Household type by relationship:

Households: 920,409
  • In family households: 787,571 (154,325 male householders, 82,094 female householders)
    177,077 spouses, 289,201 children (277,229 natural, 5,836 adopted, 6,136 stepchildren), 13,465 grandchildren, 12,621 brothers or sisters, 11,677 parents, 16,923 other relatives, 23,097 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 132,838 (45,065 male householders (36,259 living alone)), 65,748 female householders (58,355 living alone)), 22,025 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 28,704 (13,258 institutionalized population)

167,242 married couples with children.
43,170 single-parent households (7,022 men, 36,148 women).

84.7% of residents of New Castle speak English at home.
3.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (75% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
7.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (86% speak English very well, 9% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).
3.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (75% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other language at home (86% speak English very well, 14% speak English well).

Foreign born population: 2,437 (13.1%)
(78.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

9.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

5.2
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in New Castle, New York
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in New Castle, New York
  • 0no bedroom
  • 1081 bedroom
  • 5132 bedrooms
  • 1,5643 bedrooms
  • 2,0954 bedrooms
  • 9785+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in New Castle, New York
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in New Castle, New York
  • 9no bedroom
  • 1051 bedroom
  • 1782 bedrooms
  • 1023 bedrooms
  • 424 bedrooms
  • 385+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in New Castle in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in New Castle in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 57no vehicle
  • 8171 vehicle
  • 2,9852 vehicles
  • 1,1033 vehicles
  • 2384 vehicles
  • 585+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in New Castle in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in New Castle in renter-occupied apartments
  • 53no vehicle
  • 1991 vehicle
  • 1892 vehicles
  • 333 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in New Castle, New York
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in New Castle, New York
  • 01 room
  • 162 rooms
  • 333 rooms
  • 1144 rooms
  • 3805 rooms
  • 5856 rooms
  • 8707 rooms
  • 1,1238 rooms
  • 2,1379+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in New Castle, New York
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in New Castle, New York
  • 91 room
  • 202 rooms
  • 663 rooms
  • 1164 rooms
  • 585 rooms
  • 936 rooms
  • 227 rooms
  • 498 rooms
  • 419+ rooms
Year house built
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
Owners and renters by unit type in New Castle, NY
  • New Castle, NY household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in New Castle, NY in 2017
  • 38,035Less than $10,000
  • 54,217$10,000 to $19,999
  • 65,593$20,000 to $29,999
  • 52,249$30,000 to $39,999
  • 52,040$40,000 to $49,999
  • 52,557$50,000 to $59,999
  • 68,187$60,000 to $74,999
  • 88,669$75,000 to $99,999
  • 76,899$100,000 to $124,999
  • 59,379$125,000 to $149,999
  • 83,241$150,000 to $199,999
  • 190,295$200,000 or more

Percentage of workers working in this county: 53.2%
Number of people working at home: 522 (5.5% of all workers)

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 181
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 489
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 681
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 667
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 803
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 356
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 745
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 285
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 223
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 613
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 1,774
  • 90 or more minutes: 890

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,086 (61%)
  • Carpooled: 435 (5%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 9 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 59 (1%)
  • Railroad: 2,025 (24%)
  • Ferryboat: 8 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 5 (0%)
  • Walked: 41 (0%)
  • Other means: 39 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 602 (7%)
Class of Workers in 2000
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in New Castle, New York
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in New Castle, New York
  • 3021995 to March 2000
  • 2451990 to 1994
  • 2061985 to 1989
  • 951980 to 1984
  • 1801975 to 1979
  • 2321970 to 1974
  • 1641965 to 1969
  • 546Before 1965
Ancestries in New Castle, NY <small>(Other ancestries excluded from the graph)</small>

First ancestries reported:

  • Other: 5,171 (26.5%)
  • Italian: 2,525 (12.9%)
  • Irish: 2,217 (11.3%)
  • Russian: 1,939 (9.9%)
  • German: 1,524 (7.8%)
  • English: 1,317 (6.7%)
  • Polish: 1,105 (5.7%)
  • United States: 1,000 (5.1%)
  • French: 291 (1.5%)
  • Hungarian: 274 (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 267 (1.4%)
  • Greek: 228 (1.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 209 (1.1%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 183 (0.9%)
  • Norwegian: 169 (0.9%)
  • Swedish: 153 (0.8%)
  • Portuguese: 140 (0.7%)
  • Czech: 136 (0.7%)
  • Dutch: 123 (0.6%)
  • Arab: 120 (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 96 (0.5%)
  • West Indian: 71 (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 67 (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 59 (0.3%)
  • Danish: 58 (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 58 (0.3%)
  • Slovak: 22 (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 12 (0.06%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents (%):

India
New Castle:

10.6% (209)
New York:

3.0% (117,238)

United Kingdom
New Castle:

7.2% (142)
New York:

1.6% (62,237)

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
New Castle:

6.9% (135)
New York:

6.0% (233,766)

Italy
New Castle:

4.9% (97)
New York:

3.8% (147,729)

Japan
New Castle:

3.6% (71)
New York:

0.8% (32,034)

Colombia
New Castle:

3.6% (70)
New York:

2.9% (111,727)

Germany
New Castle:

3.4% (67)
New York:

1.8% (69,327)

Taiwan
New Castle:

3.2% (63)
New York:

0.8% (30,473)

Other South America
New Castle:

3.1% (62)
New York:

0.3% (12,209)

Israel
New Castle:

2.9% (58)
New York:

0.8% (29,390)

Pakistan
New Castle:

2.9% (57)
New York:

1.3% (51,055)

Ireland
New Castle:

2.8% (55)
New York:

1.1% (41,934)

Russia
New Castle:

2.5% (50)
New York:

2.4% (94,595)

Korea
New Castle:

2.5% (49)
New York:

2.5% (97,933)

Poland
New Castle:

2.4% (48)
New York:

2.4% (93,187)

Hong Kong
New Castle:

2.4% (48)
New York:

1.0% (37,496)

Guatemala
New Castle:

2.3% (45)
New York:

0.9% (33,208)

Hungary
New Castle:

2.3% (45)
New York:

0.4% (17,401)

Canada
New Castle:

1.7% (33)
New York:

1.4% (54,876)

Egypt
New Castle:

1.7% (33)
New York:

0.5% (19,907)

Philippines
New Castle:

1.5% (30)
New York:

1.9% (72,408)

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 12,073
  • Other state: 3,226
  • Northeast: 1,530
  • Midwest: 690
  • South: 654
  • West: 352

71% of New Castle residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in New York.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 33
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 33
  • 7th and 8th grade: 37
  • 9th grade: 6
  • 10th grade: 32
  • 11th grade: 10
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 37
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 373
  • Less than 1 year of college: 106
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 338
  • Associate degree: 143
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,484
  • Master's degree: 1,133
  • Professional school degree: 1,335
  • Doctorate degree: 340
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 21
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 6
  • 5th and 6th grade: 8
  • 7th and 8th grade: 43
  • 9th grade: 14
  • 10th grade: 37
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 64
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 586
  • Less than 1 year of college: 175
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 363
  • Associate degree: 259
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,083
  • Master's degree: 1,523
  • Professional school degree: 564
  • Doctorate degree: 189
Educational Attainment for Females
New Castle marital status for males
New Castle marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,951
  • One, attached: 582
  • Two: 99
  • 3 or 4: 104
  • 5 to 9: 74
  • 10 to 19: 21
  • 20 to 49: 5
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 7
Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.2%
Year householders moved into residence in New Castle
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in New Castle, NY
  • 72.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 25.6%Utility gas
  • 1.7%Electricity
  • 0.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in New Castle, NY
  • 73.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 20.3%Utility gas
  • 3.2%Electricity
  • 1.9%Wood
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 173
Here:

6.4%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 149
Here:

12.9%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 225
Here:

66.2%
New York:

38.2%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability