New Castle, IN Micro Area has a population of 48,953 people with a median age of 42.5 and a median household income of $44,509. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of New Castle, IN Micro Area declined from 49,146 to 48,953, a 0.39% decrease and its median household income grew from $41,855 to $44,509, a 6.34% increase.
The population of New Castle, IN Micro Area is 94% White, 2.02% Black, and 1.6% Hispanic. 1.91% of the people in New Castle, IN Micro Area speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in New Castle, IN Micro Area are Ivy Tech Community College, with 20,401 graduates, Indiana University-Bloomington, with 11,491 graduates, and Purdue University-Main Campus, with 10,746 graduates.
The median property value in New Castle, IN Micro Area is $94,000, and the homeownership rate is 72.6%. Most people in New Castle, IN Micro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.7 minutes. The average car ownership in New Castle, IN Micro Area is 2 cars per household.
New Castle, IN Micro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Henry County, IN and the census places New Castle, IN; Middletown, IN; and Knightstown, IN.