Newcastle is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Newcastle Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Placer County at latitude 38.8741 and longitude -121.1333. Placer County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 945 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Newcastle Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Newcastle, CA area
|Population in Households||1,210|
|Population in Familes||996|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||6|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||601 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||450 (74.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||95 (15.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||56 ( 9.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$321,233|
|Average Home Value||$367,794|
|Median Household Income||$62,506|
|Average Household Income||$80,457|
|Per Capita Income||$32,334|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.21%|
|Per Capita Income||2.92%|
The table below compares Newcastle to the other 1,523 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 999||34th|
|Population Density1||# 941||38th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1310||14th|
|Median Household Income||# 490||68th|
|Per Capita Income||# 448||71st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.