ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
CASTILE COMMUNITY PROFILE
New York > All counties > Wyoming County > Castile
QUICK LINKS

Profile for Castile, New York, NY

Castile postcard post card - Greetings from Castile, NY
Greetings from Castile, NY

Send us your Castile photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of Castile
Blog about Castile
Castile map pronunciation

Sponsored Ads

Castile is a village in Wyoming County.

The community was named for the city of Spain.
[NOTE: This is not the only community in New York named Castile. For links to other places called Castile, NY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Castile is 42.628N. The longitude is -78.054W.

It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,355 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 1,026.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$34,519
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Castile demographic reports
Castile is on Wolf Creek.
Former and merged names include:
· Oak Hill
· Wolf Creek
Well-known residents have included:
· Mary Jemison, "White Woman of the Genesee"
Local festivals include:
  • Summer Farewell Festival - Sept. 2, 2007
Dates often change. Check Castile web sites and events links in the sections below.
Nearby parks & recreation: Letchworth State Park
Historic sites and museums: Castile Historical House, William Pryor Letchworth Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was below the national average. (See library links below.)
Quotes:
Castile can be seen from a distance with a white church spire thrusting its point above the shielding trees.
-- WPA Guide to Rochester and Monroe County, 1937

Listed places near Castile

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
Castile
Wyoming County
New York
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about Castile demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Wyoming County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 14427 ZIP code.

Castile, NY locator map
(Also see local map below.)
Castile Web sites

Ancestry & family history

23% of Castile residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Castile ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Castile was $15,648, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

13% of Castile residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events
Castile festival dates:

Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.



Fall foliage National Forest foliage hotspots
 Foliage hotlines
Geocaching & geography
Gifts & collectibles
Government
Guides to Castile
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in Castile, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $327.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $744.


Jobs
Libraries

Libraries in Castile include Cordelia A. Greene Library ... View libraries

Maps

Media outlets
Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

Wyoming County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Castile political report.

Postal Service
Religion
Traffic

The average commute time for Castile workers is 25 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel
Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of New York community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about Castile:

DUPLICATE NAMES
Other NY communities named Castile:
  �Wyoming County town

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



QUOTES
“ Castile can be seen from a distance with a white church spire thrusting its point above the shielding trees. ”
~ WPA Guide to Rochester and Monroe County, 1937

Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!