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New Castle is 19th in Pennsylvania out of 180 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
New Castle Rank Pennsylvania US
Current population (2012) 22,851 23rd 12,763,536 313,914,040
Size in square miles 8.3 33rd 44,742.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,801.6 170th 283.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
New Castle Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents younger than 5 6.9% 46th 5.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.6% 88th 21.5% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 18.3% 72nd 16.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
New Castle Rank Pennsylvania US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 81.8% 230th 87.9% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 13.9% 212th 26.7% 28.2%
Race Demographics
New Castle Rank Pennsylvania US
Race - White 83.2% 185th 83.5% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 12.2% 46th 11.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.1% 159th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.4% 229th 3.0% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 131st 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.7% 35th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 1.6% 177th 6.1% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 82.2% 177th 78.8% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
New Castle Rank Pennsylvania US
Female residents 52.6% 95th 51.2% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 1.3% 217th 5.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
New Castle Rank Pennsylvania US
Housing units 11,304 24th 5,579,275 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 24.7% 168th 20.5% 25.9%
Households 9,568 25th 4,952,566 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 64.9% 104th 70.6% 66.1%
Home median value $56,000 248th $163,200 $186,200
People per household 2.4 107th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
New Castle Rank Pennsylvania US
Income per capita $16,897 241st $27,824 $27,915
Income per household $30,032 238th $51,651 $52,762
Income below poverty line 22.8% 51st 12.6% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
New Castle Rank Pennsylvania US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,184 19th 981,501 27,092,908
Retail sales $305,879 32nd $166,842,778 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,541 91st $13,323 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $18,541 66th $19,625,449 $613,795,732

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