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ZIP Code 14213

Primary City:Buffalo, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Grant Ferry|West Side
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (3:43am)
Area code: 716 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.92, -78.89
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14213

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14213. 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 14213. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14213, 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 14213 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14213 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 14213 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14213 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,465
Population Density 10,822 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,532
Median Home Value $63,300
Land Area 2.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,254
Median Household Income $25,939

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 29

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1289839641,0271,2791,15184976470977467660044527919212110566
Female1,0879568869961,3931,113876812740698773577458293235187150123
Total2,2151,9391,8502,0232,6722,2641,7251,5761,4491,4721,4491,177903572427308255189

Gender

 Male 12,112 50%
 Female 12,353 50%
Gender

Race

 White 11,750 48.0%
 Black Or African American 5,575 22.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 387 1.6%
 Asian 2,681 11.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 37 0.2%
 Other Race 2,913 11.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,122 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6333647664563432923090
Renter9131,6811,3391,20375933316657
Total9762,0171,8151,8481,393662396147

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,288 25%
 Single Guardian 2,826 31%
 Singles 3,031 33%
 Singles With Roommate 1,109 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,987 65%
 Households with Kids 3,267 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male208234248184226167187192211187225180178194217168203194245282
Female222214204207186178203179210172161193163197188205191182230254
Total430448452391412345390371421359386373341391405373394376475536

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14213 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 14213 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 14213 real estate data, the median home value of $63,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 14213 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 14213 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ 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 14213 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,022 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 216 0.9%
 College Student Housing 108 0.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 119 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,692 15%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,111 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,451 56%
 Households Vacant 2,278 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 734 32.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 0.8%
 For Sale Only 100 4.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 60 2.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 33 1.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 1,333 58.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 168 3%
 1 Bedroom 931 16%
 2 Bedroom 2,245 38%
 3+ Bedroom 2,593 44%
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 $25,939 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 14213 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 14213 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 14213 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 14213 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 4,717 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,803 33%
 No Earnings 7,163 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 4,717 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,803 33%
 No Earnings 7,163 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,234 72.7%
 Public transportation 1,369 16.0%
 Taxicab 37 0.4%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 827 9.6%
 Worked at Home 109 1.3%
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 1,908 27%
 High School Graduate 3,083 44%
 Associate's degree 302 4%
 Bachelor's degree 954 14%
 Master's degree 478 7%
 Professional school degree 140 2%
 Doctorate degree 74 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,205 87.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 298 5.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 462 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14213

ZIP Code 14213 is in the West Buffalo Charter School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14213.

West Buffalo Charter School
113 Lafayette Ave
Buffalo, NY 14213
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Buffalo Charter School District
Dr Antonia Pantoja Community School of Academic Ex
370 Normal Ave
Buffalo, NY 14213
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Native American Magnet
97 West Delavan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14213
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
International School
141 Hoyt St
Buffalo, NY 14213
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Frank a Sedita School #30
21 Lowell Place
Buffalo, NY 14213
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Lafayette High School
370 Lafayette Ave
Buffalo, NY 14213
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Buffalo City School District

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