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ZIP Code 14070

Primary City:Gowanda, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Collins
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (4:21pm)
Area code: 716 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.4, -78.9
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14070

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14070. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 14070. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14070, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Gowanda, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 14070 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14070 is located in west New York and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 14070 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14070 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,732
Population Density 132 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,350
Median Home Value $77,900
Land Area 51.11 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,085
Median Household Income $45,192

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male15414817520533340535734641141935123618913588725649
Female1331601691441251391201601811862101811681341171019184
Total287308344349458544477506592605561417357269205173147133

Gender

 Male 4,129 61%
 Female 2,603 39%
Gender

Race

 White 5,218 77.5%
 Black Or African American 689 10.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 593 8.8%
 Asian 21 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 116 1.7%
 Two Or More Races 95 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1210922433632123516756
Renter5412113413585443715
Total6623035847140627920471

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 862 41%
 Single Guardian 410 20%
 Singles 697 33%
 Singles With Roommate 116 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,474 71%
 Households with Kids 611 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2833322730243431293833423329374144533035
Female2430342634342435333332363335283534262128
Total5263665364585866627165786664657678795163

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14070 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 14070 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 14070 real estate data, the median home value of $77,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 14070 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 14070 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 14070 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,880 72%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 1,629 24%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 138 2%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 85 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 827 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 633 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 625 27%
 Households Vacant 265 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 64 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 34 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 68 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 85 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 220 43%
 2 Bedroom 214 42%
 3+ Bedroom 81 16%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $45,192 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 14070 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 14070 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,373 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,097 20%
 No Earnings 2,931 54%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,373 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,097 20%
 No Earnings 2,931 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,824 89.8%
 Public transportation 28 1.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 9 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 110 5.4%
 Worked at Home 60 3.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 600 20.8%
 High School Graduate 1,739 60.3%
 Associate's degree 277 9.6%
 Bachelor's degree 158 5.5%
 Master's degree 87 3.0%
 Professional school degree 22 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 559 82.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 96 14.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 4.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14070

ZIP Code 14070 is in the Gowanda Central School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14070.

Gowanda Elementary School
450 Aldrich St
Gowanda, NY 14070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gowanda Central School District
Gowanda Middle School
10674 Prospect St
Gowanda, NY 14070
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Gowanda Central School District
Gowanda High School
10674 Prospect St
Gowanda, NY 14070
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gowanda Central School District
St Joseph School
71 E Main St
Gowanda, NY 14070
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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