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Welcome to New Castle ...

New Castle is located in Jefferson County<1>.

New Castle is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: New Castle lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

New Castle is located in the (205) area code.

The ZIP code for New Castle: 35119<3>

Communities Also Named New Castle ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named New Castle - they are located in Colorado, Delaware, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri (2), New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania (3), Utah and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for New Castle.

Communities near New Castle ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near New Castle.

  • Birmingham [Jefferson County]
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    • Birmingham [Jefferson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of New Castle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 209,403 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Birmingham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Birmingham<5>
  • Hoover [Jefferson County]
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    • Hoover [Jefferson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of New Castle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 85,768 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoover
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoover<5>
  • Vestavia Hills [Jefferson County]
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    • Vestavia Hills [Jefferson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of New Castle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,413 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vestavia Hills
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vestavia Hills<5>
  • Homewood [Jefferson County]
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    • Homewood [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of New Castle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,377 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Homewood have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Homewood<5>
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    • Trussville [Jefferson County]
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      • Trussville [Jefferson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the east of New Castle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,635 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trussville<5>
    • Mountain Brook [Jefferson County]
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      • Mountain Brook [Jefferson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of New Castle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,297 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Brook have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Brook
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain Brook<5>
    • Center Point [Jefferson County]
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      • Center Point [Jefferson County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of New Castle
      • Estimated population in 2015: 16,655 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Center Point<5>
    • Moody [Saint Clair County]
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      • Moody [Saint Clair County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of New Castle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,065 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moody
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moody<5>
    • Irondale [Jefferson County]
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      • Irondale [Jefferson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of New Castle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,893 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irondale have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irondale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irondale<5>
    • Leeds [Jefferson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leeds
      • Leeds [Jefferson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of New Castle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,040 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leeds have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leeds
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leeds<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around New Castle. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for New Castle.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of New Castle. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around New Castle.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around New Castle. See our Newspapers Page for New Castle.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for New Castle ...

Looking for more information about New Castle? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to New Castle, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for New Castle.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for New Castle. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffcointouch.com/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Jefferson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around New Castle - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as New Castle). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether New Castle or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- New Castle) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for New Castle. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from New Castle

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in New Castle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.6507, Longitude: -86.7673    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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