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ZIP Code 14214

Primary City:Buffalo, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Leroy|North East
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (12:45pm)
Area code: 716 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.94, -78.84
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14214

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14214. 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 14214. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14214, 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:
University Buffalo

Stats and Demographics for the 14214 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14214 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 14214 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s 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 14214 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,775
Population Density 6,922 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,142
Median Home Value $117,900
Land Area 2.86 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,013
Median Household Income $38,698

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5084644941,1032,1538845524675175375845904552671801237572
Female4964264891,0241,414763567506504571689665506328247213166176
Total1,0048909832,1273,5671,6471,1199731,0211,1081,2731,255961595427336241248

Gender

 Male 10,025 51%
 Female 9,750 49%
Gender

Race

 White 9,863 49.9%
 Black Or African American 7,372 37.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 79 0.4%
 Asian 1,545 7.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.0%
 Other Race 268 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 640 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner51330574766882444299108
Renter1,0321,09363275959927712344
Total1,0831,4231,2061,5251,481721422152

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,043 25%
 Single Guardian 1,715 21%
 Singles 2,944 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,311 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,071 76%
 Households with Kids 1,942 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10281104104881027896100106938510310796125104346432486
Female979990987092877998101999890101121102120329352360
Total199180194202158194165175198207192183193208217227224675784846

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14214 has a slightly less 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 14214 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 14214 real estate data, the median home value of $117,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 14214. Rentals in 14214 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 14214 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,125 91.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 80 0.4%
 Other Institutional 36 0.2%
 College Student Housing 1,420 7.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 109 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,372 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,082 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,559 50%
 Households Vacant 1,129 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 418 37%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 64 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 560 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 88 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,046 23%
 2 Bedroom 1,829 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,569 35%
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 $38,698 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 14214 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 14214 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 14214 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,690 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,602 33%
 No Earnings 5,773 34%
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 5,690 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,602 33%
 No Earnings 5,773 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,253 79%
 Public transportation 1,294 14%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 323 4%
 Worked at Home 304 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 574 10%
 High School Graduate 2,759 47%
 Associate's degree 349 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,013 17%
 Master's degree 742 13%
 Professional school degree 273 5%
 Doctorate degree 216 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,697 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 592 23%
 Not Enrolled in School 238 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14214

ZIP Code 14214 is in the Buffalo United Charter School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14214.

Buffalo United Charter School
325 Manhattan Ave
Buffalo, NY 14214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo United Charter School District
Dr Lydia T Wright School of Excellence
106 Appenheimer St
Buffalo, NY 14214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Bennett Park Montessori School
342 Clinton Ave
Buffalo, NY 14214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Dr George Blackman Ecc
2358 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Bennett High School
2885 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Buffalo City School District
Burgard Vocational High School
400 Kensington Ave
Buffalo, NY 14214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Buffalo City School District
Ps 42 Occupational Training Center
2495 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Buffalo City School District
St Mark Elementary School
399 Woodward Ave
Buffalo, NY 14214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Joseph University School
3275 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holy Angels Academy
24 Shoshone St
Buffalo, NY 14214
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Cantalician Center for Learning
3233 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14214
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Mary'S School for the Deaf
2253 Main St
Buffalo, NY 14214
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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