Location in Iron County and the state of Utah.
|Elevation||5,276 ft (1,608 m)|
|Time zone||Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)|
|• Summer (DST)||MDT (UTC-6)|
|GNIS feature ID||2629952|
Newcastle (also New Castle) is a census-designated place in southwestern Iron County, Utah, United States. It lies along State Route 56 southwest of the city of Parowan, the county seat of Iron County. Its elevation is 5,312 feet (1,619 m). Although Newcastle is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 84756. The population was 247 at the 2010 census.
The predominant religion is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which church's members settled the area.
Newcastle is a small farming community which has a dairy, orchard, greenhouses producing house plants and tomatoes, and several fields. Crops produced include wheat, oats, alfalfa, corn and potatoes.
According to the 2010 census, there were 247 people residing in the CDP. There were 92 housing units. The racial makeup of the town was 88.7% White, 0.4% American Indian and Alaska Native, and 10.9% from any other race. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 19.0% of the population.
- "Newcastle, Utah". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved May 23, 2011.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 23, 2011.
- Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '08. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2008, p. 102.
- Zip Code Lookup
- Climate Summary for Newcastle, Utah
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