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ZIP Code 14201

Primary City:Buffalo, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lakeview|West Side
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (10:44am)
Area code: 716 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.89, -78.89
ZIP (~1600 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14201

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14201. 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 14201. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14201, 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:
Buffalo, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 14201 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14201 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 14201 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14201 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,549
Population Density 11,238 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,991
Median Home Value $107,200
Land Area 1.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,732
Median Household Income $21,594

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4303143174095295534173913323584223572871841271057655
Female44032734037967159941733233534734234130320114811997148
Total8706416577881,2001,152834723667705764698590385275224173203

Gender

 Male 5,663 49%
 Female 5,886 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,967 51.7%
 Black Or African American 2,764 23.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 163 1.4%
 Asian 253 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.1%
 Other Race 1,932 16.7%
 Two Or More Races 460 4.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner171691632372431428342
Renter5711,04979081574335522192
Total5881,2189531,052986497304134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 876 15%
 Single Guardian 1,245 22%
 Singles 3,001 52%
 Singles With Roommate 610 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,463 78%
 Households with Kids 1,269 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7992798175565955697071626153837076909072
Female979177795881667646756560707067565788111123
Total176183156160133137125131115145136122131123150126133178201195

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14201 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 14201 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 14201 real estate data, the median home value of $107,200 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 14201 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 14201 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 14201 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,155 97%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 155 1%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 128 1%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 111 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 676 10%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 420 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,636 66%
 Households Vacant 1,259 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 607 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1%
 For Sale Only 60 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 542 43%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 466 10%
 1 Bedroom 1,400 30%
 2 Bedroom 1,374 30%
 3+ Bedroom 1,374 30%
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 $21,594 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 14201 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. ZIP code 14201 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 14201 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 14201 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,104 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,937 29%
 No Earnings 4,130 41%
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 3,104 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,937 29%
 No Earnings 4,130 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,817 57%
 Public transportation 1,077 22%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 941 19%
 Worked at Home 149 3%
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 area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 886 22%
 High School Graduate 1,808 44%
 Associate's degree 196 5%
 Bachelor's degree 579 14%
 Master's degree 433 11%
 Professional school degree 83 2%
 Doctorate degree 117 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,947 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 166 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 268 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14201

ZIP Code 14201 is in the Elmwood Village Charter School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14201.

Elmwood Village Charter School
40 Days Park
Buffalo, NY 14201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Elmwood Village Charter School District
Herman Badillo Community School
315 Carolina St
Buffalo, NY 14201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
D'Youville-Porter Campus
255 Porter Ave
Buffalo, NY 14201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Hutchinson Central Technical High School
256 South Elmwood Ave
Buffalo, NY 14201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Buffalo City School District
Leonardo Da Vinci High School
320 Porter Ave
Buffalo, NY 14201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Buffalo City School District

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