New Castle Information

New Castle Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of New Castle, CO

General New Castle Information

State: Colorado

County: Garfield County

Close cities: Parachute, CO, Carbondale, CO, Gypsum, CO, El Jebel, CO, Battlement Mesa, CO, Rifle, CO, Glenwood Springs, CO, Silt, CO

New Castle Population (census data)
Total 3,556 (+65.2% since 2000)
Male 1,778 (50.0%)
Female 1,778 (50.0%)

Population Density: 1,525 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.5 (US Avg is 100)

New Castle Elevation: 5,573 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.33 square miles

Median Household Income: $62,369

Zip Codes: 81647.

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New Castle Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (86.7%)
  • Hispanic (11.9%)
  • Other race (3.3%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (25.9%)
  • Irish (14.9%)
  • English (11.8%)
  • Italian (6.1%)
  • French (5.9%)
  • United States (5.1%)
Foriegn Born: 110 people (3.1%)
  • Latin America (100.0%)

Local New Castle Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Colorado Rockies
NFL Football: Denver Broncos, Arizona Cardinals
NBA Basketball: Utah Jazz, Denver Nuggets
NHL Hockey: Colorado Avalanche
NCAA Sports: University of Colorado, University of Denver

New Castle School Information

High Schools
Coal Ridge High School (35947 Highway 6, New Castle, CO, 81647 - Garfield RE-2 District)
Elementary Schools
Kathryn Senor Elementary School (101 Alder Avenue, New Castle, CO, 81647 - Garfield RE-2 District)
Other/Private Schools
Riverside School (804 West Main, New Castle, CO, 81647 - Garfield RE-2 District)

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