Henry County

New Castle, IN: What you need to know

Situated along the Big Blue River is New Castle, home to New Castle Fieldhouse that is the largest high school gymnasium in the world, with a seating capacity of 9,325. The city also houses the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame, and recreation options include eight public parks. Students can attend Indiana University East: Henry County Danielson Center, and housing prices are very reasonable in New Castle, with the median home price at $75,000.


New Castle, IN City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 17,755
Median Age 41
Median Household Income $32,840
Median Home Price $66,800
Walkscore 37

New Castle, IN Demographics

Median Population in New Castle, IN

Median Age 41.4%
Age 18 Over 77.6%
Age 21 Over 74.7%
Age 62 Over 20.9%
Age 65 Over 17.3%

Race in New Castle, IN

  Ethnicity White 94.4%
  Ethnicity Black 1.8%
  Ethnicity Asian 0.6%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 2.5%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.4%
  Ethnicity Other 0.5%

Population By Gender in New Castle, IN

  Male 47.5%
  Female 52.5%

Language in New Castle, IN

  English Only 96.6%
  English Other 3.4%

Economics in New Castle, IN

  Median Household Income $32,840
  Median Home Price $66,800
  Homes Owned 41.5%
  Homes Rent 58.5%
  Median Property Rent $602

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Commute Types in New Castle, IN

  Walked 3.4%
  Worked at Home 1.8%
  Public Transportation 0.4%
  Other Means 0.4%
  Drove Alone 83.7%
  Carpooled 10.1%

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