The unemployment rate in New Castle Metro Area is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. New Castle Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, New Castle Metro Area's cost of living is 27.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the New Castle metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, the New Castle metro area remained overwhelmingly Republican, 71.4% to 26.3%. More Voting Stats
New Castle Metro Area's population is 48,857 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 0.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 26.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in New Castle Metro Area is Real Estate: $152,900
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.3%.
New Castle Metro Area public schools spend $11,487 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in New Castle Metro Area. More Education