New Castle 72 Excellent
New Castle Livability #18 ranked city in Delaware#10,379 ranked city in the USARanks better than 64% of areas

Livability Awards

A+ New Castle Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F New Castle Cost of Living Cost of living is 1% lower than Delaware
New Castle
11313% more expensive than the US average
11414% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
New Castle cost of living
F New Castle Crime Total crime is 65% higher than Delaware
Total crime
4,42678% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2378% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-2%Year over year crime is down
New Castle crime
C+ New Castle Employment Household income is 2% lower than Delaware
Median household income
$59,6578% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$33,66713% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%36% lower than the US average
New Castle employment
C+ New Castle Housing Home value is 14% lower than Delaware
Median home value
$200,6009% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,15321% higher than the US average
Home ownership
63%1% lower than the US average
New Castle real estate or New Castle rentals
F New Castle Schools HS graduation rate is 2% higher than Delaware
High school grad. rates
87%5% higher than the US average
School test scores
35%28% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
16:1equal to the US average
New Castle K-12 schools
A+ New Castle User Ratings There are a total of 2 ratings in New Castle
Overall user rating
87% 2 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
87% 2 total surveys
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      New Castle transportation information

      StatisticNew CastleDelawareNational
      Average one way commute24min26min26min
      Workers who drive to work84.1%81.3%76.4%
      Workers who carpool5.0%8.2%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit4.2%2.9%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.3%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.3%2.1%2.8%
      Working from home4.3%4.3%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The New Castle, DE data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).