New Castle is a very small town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 4,608 people and just one neighborhood, New Castle is the 85th largest community in Colorado. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in New Castle, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to New Castle, and putting down their money on brand new construction. New Castle’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. New Castle does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $71,676.
Occupations and Workforce
New Castle is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, New Castle is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in New Castle who work in sales jobs (14.07%), office and administrative support (12.83%) and management occupations (12.32%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, New Castle’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
One downside of living in New Castle is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In New Castle, the average commute to work is 32.49 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the town, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Despite being a small town, New Castle has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.