CO

National Population : 333,590,059
Colorado State Population : 5,605,608

About New Castle, CO

New Castle, CO is located in Garfield County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for New Castle is about 6,275 with about 798 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 7,320.

The Average Home Value is $312,100.00, which is roughly 15% higher than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 40% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $88,017.00, which is roughly 30% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 35% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for New Castle is about 3.3%.

Colorado is ranked #9 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 71.88 out of 100.

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Voting

Garfield County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a slight difference of 4.61% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 49.92%
Republican: 47.62%
Libertarian: 1.37%
Other: 0.77%
Green: 0.32%


Nearby Locations

Silt, CO (6.78 mi.)
Glenwood Spgs, CO (11.25 mi.)
Rifle, CO (13.10 mi.)
Marble, CO (21.39 mi.)
Carbondale, CO (21.39 mi.)
El Jebel, CO (21.39 mi.)
Redstone, CO (21.39 mi.)
Btlmt Mesa, CO (25.63 mi.)
Parachute, CO (25.63 mi.)
Gypsum, CO (31.89 mi.)
Basalt, CO (32.09 mi.)
Collbran, CO (32.16 mi.)
Snowmass, CO (35.63 mi.)
De Beque, CO (39.06 mi.)
Meeker, CO (39.73 mi.)
Somerset, CO (43.23 mi.)
Paonia, CO (45.91 mi.)
Aspen, CO (45.93 mi.)
Cedaredge, CO (46.01 mi.)
Mc Coy, CO (47.21 mi.)
Meredith, CO (48.57 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 81647
Latitude : 39.597554
Longitude : -107.533594
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 6487 ft.
Area Code(s) : 970

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.82
Male Population Estimate : 49.77%
Female Population Estimate : 47.28%
Median Age : 33.1
Male Median Age : 32.6
Female Median Age : 33.6

White Population Estimate : 84.99%
Black Population Estimate : 0.89%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 24.78%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.04%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.83%
Other Population Estimate : 10.55%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of New Castle specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Garfield County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Garfield County: About 189 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Garfield County is about 32% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 34% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.