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ZIP Code 14211

Primary City:Buffalo, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Genesee Moselle|East Delavan
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (8:14pm)
Area code: 716 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.91, -78.82
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14211

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14211. 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 14211. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14211, 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
Unacceptable:
Cheektowaga

Stats and Demographics for the 14211 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14211 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 14211 are primarily black or African American. 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 an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14211 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,611
Population Density 5,596 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,243
Median Home Value $37,700
Land Area 4.04 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,367
Median Household Income $20,983

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8078599471,01576659651054661768783561147333924819312799
Female8708399091,069838735742739776908989800573426354329228212
Total1,6771,6981,8562,0841,6041,3311,2521,2851,3931,5951,8241,4111,046765602522355311

Gender

 Male 10,275 45%
 Female 12,336 55%
Gender

Race

 White 3,801 16.8%
 Black Or African American 17,347 76.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 86 0.4%
 Asian 535 2.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 239 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 602 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner50287583955875634487162
Renter4721,0751,0821,20986536518779
Total5221,3621,6652,1641,740999674241

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,783 19%
 Single Guardian 3,671 39%
 Singles 3,419 37%
 Singles With Roommate 494 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,119 65%
 Households with Kids 3,248 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male155192159158164155178179183176208186175202204206198208199205
Female185177169161145172161165196179190174191175189224230200226174
Total340369328319309327339344379355398360366377393430428408425379

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14211 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 14211 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 14211 real estate data, the median home value of $37,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 14211 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 14211 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 14211 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,353 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 22 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 230 1.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,134 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,899 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,334 44%
 Households Vacant 2,876 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,017 35.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 34 1.2%
 For Sale Only 141 4.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 0.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,623 56.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 54 1%
 1 Bedroom 551 11%
 2 Bedroom 2,027 39%
 3+ Bedroom 2,586 50%
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 $20,983 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 14211 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 14211 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 14211 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 3,696 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,304 28%
 No Earnings 7,483 48%
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 3,696 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,304 28%
 No Earnings 7,483 48%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,772 74.9%
 Public transportation 1,031 16.2%
 Taxicab 35 0.5%
 Motorcycle 9 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 349 5.5%
 Worked at Home 172 2.7%
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 1,089 22.1%
 High School Graduate 2,815 57.3%
 Associate's degree 471 9.6%
 Bachelor's degree 349 7.1%
 Master's degree 149 3.0%
 Professional school degree 18 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 26 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,118 83.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 325 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 657 10.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14211

ZIP Code 14211 is in the King Center Charter School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14211.

King Center Charter School
938 Genesee St
Buffalo, NY 14211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: King Center Charter School District
Build Academy
340 Fougeron St
Buffalo, NY 14211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Dr Martin Luther King, Jr Multicultural Institute
487 High St
Buffalo, NY 14211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Ps 59 Dr Charles Drew Science Magnet
1 ML King Jr Park
Buffalo, NY 14211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Harvey Austin School #97
1405 Sycamore St
Buffalo, NY 14211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Dr Charles R Drew Science Magnet - #90
50 a St
Buffalo, NY 14211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
East High School
820 Northampton St
Buffalo, NY 14211
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Buffalo City School District
Universal School
1957 Genesee St
Buffalo, NY 14211
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Saints Tabernacle of Excellence
1301 Genesee St
Buffalo, NY 14211
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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