New Carlisle is a somewhat small city located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 5,693 people and three constituent neighborhoods, New Carlisle is the 242nd largest community in Ohio.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, New Carlisle is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 38.46% of the New Carlisle workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, New Carlisle is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in New Carlisle who work in office and administrative support (12.44%), sales jobs (9.92%), and food service (5.30%).
The rate of college-level education in New Carlisle is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.29% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in New Carlisle in 2010 was $16,555, which is low income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $66,220 for a family of four.
New Carlisle is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call New Carlisle home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of New Carlisle residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. New Carlisle also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 15.40% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in New Carlisle include Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in New Carlisle is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.