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Welcome to Newcastle ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Newcastle has a population of 3,378 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Newcastle.
Newcastle is 4,370 feet [1,332 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Newcastle is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Newcastle lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Newcastle is within the boundaries of the (307) area code.
The ZIP codes for Newcastle: 82701, 82715<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Newcastle had an population of 3,378 people. This is a decrease of 4.36% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.21% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Newcastle had a population of 3,532 people (which is 49% of the total population of Weston County). This makes Newcastle the county's most populous community.
The population of Newcastle represents 0.63% of the population of Wyoming (which has 563,626 people), making it the state's 20th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,532 people, the population of Newcastle increased 15.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,065 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Newcastle.
Adding Newcastle to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Newcastle in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Newcastle was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Newcastle on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Wyoming (1925).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Newcastle on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Newcastle ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Newcastle - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Florida, Illinois, Kansas (2), Maine, Nebraska, New Brunswick, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Washington.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Newcastle.
Communities near Newcastle ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Newcastle.
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 Newcastle. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Newcastle.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Newcastle. 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 Newcastle.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Newcastle. Our list includes 16 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Newcastle.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Newcastle ...
Looking for more information about Newcastle? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Newcastle, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Newcastle.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Newcastle. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 11 Oct 2021