New Castle employment information

IndexNew CastleDelawareNational
Income per capita$33,667$31,118$29,829
Median household income$59,657$61,017$55,322
Median income owner occupied$61,723$72,470$70,586
Median income renter occupied$54,522$38,152$35,192
Median earnings male$48,833$39,093$36,919
Median earnings female$35,735$30,154$26,250
Unemployment rate3.0%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level11.7%12.0%15.1%
The New Castle, DE employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in New Castle is $33,667, which is 8% higher than than the Delaware average and 13% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $59,657, which is 2% lower than than the Delaware average and 8% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in New Castle is 3%, which is 36% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in New Castle is 12% which is 23% lower than than the national average.

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$Input your household income
$39,767$59,657$119,314
City
$40,673$61,017$122,034
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
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According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in New Castle is 13% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in New Castle is 8% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in New Castle is 36% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in New Castle is 23% lower than the national average.

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New Castle median earnings by income bracket

New Castle employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry10.3%2.3%
Manufacturing sector14.7%0.0%
Financial & insurance services2.6%19.7%
Wholesale & retail services6.6%8.2%
Public administration3.7%2.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.5%2.6%
Education, health & social services12.5%33.7%
Other35.1%23.5%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
North Star, DE7,567$140,691154%
Hockessin, DE13,702$117,346112%
Pike Creek, DE8,466$109,23997%
Beckett, NJ4,792$109,11597%
Greenville, DE2,265$102,76386%
New Castle, DE5,372$59,6578%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Fairport, NY5,372$69,63226%
Berryville, AR5,370$35,65236%
Northfield, IL5,374$125,636127%
Bright, IN5,375$62,95814%
Post, TX5,369$46,21416%
New Castle, DE5,372$59,6578%
Source: The New Castle, DE employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).