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ZIP Code 14216

Primary City:Buffalo, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North Park|North Buffalo
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (11:07am)
Area code: 716 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.95, -78.87
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14216

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14216. 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 14216. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14216, 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 14216 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14216 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 14216 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 an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14216 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,431
Population Density 8,070 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,740
Median Home Value $119,800
Land Area 2.78 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,811
Median Household Income $45,764

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male6335155385999421,207962697674761839717541351258190170133
Female6145525345781,0631,272834675675756943899645432362289287294
Total1,2471,0671,0721,1772,0052,4791,7961,3721,3491,5171,7821,6161,186783620479457427

Gender

 Male 10,727 48%
 Female 11,704 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,061 76.1%
 Black Or African American 3,625 16.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 176 0.8%
 Asian 329 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.0%
 Other Race 503 2.2%
 Two Or More Races 726 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner756768271,1691,197636453232
Renter6881,675860938684347238116
Total7632,3511,6872,1071,881983691348

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,190 30%
 Single Guardian 1,980 18%
 Singles 4,284 40%
 Singles With Roommate 1,357 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,368 77%
 Households with Kids 2,443 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1321351161041001049311510311890111100119115124144110106138
Female11913411610813196122891141228910711410212811212897113131
Total251269232212231200215204217240179218214221243236272207219269

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14216 has a small 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 14216 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 14216 real estate data, the median home value of $119,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 14216 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 14216 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 14216 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,371 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 47 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,803 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,462 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,546 47%
 Households Vacant 929 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 434 46.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 2.9%
 For Sale Only 58 6.2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 5.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 4.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 322 34.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 42 0.8%
 1 Bedroom 993 17.7%
 2 Bedroom 2,336 41.7%
 3+ Bedroom 2,225 39.8%
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 $45,764 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 14216 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 14216 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 14216 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 8,834 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,132 26%
 No Earnings 5,642 29%
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 8,834 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,132 26%
 No Earnings 5,642 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,574 87%
 Public transportation 661 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 707 6%
 Worked at Home 265 2%
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 508 7%
 High School Graduate 3,510 46%
 Associate's degree 598 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,717 23%
 Master's degree 962 13%
 Professional school degree 160 2%
 Doctorate degree 135 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,758 62%
 Enrolled in Private School 832 29%
 Not Enrolled in School 248 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14216

ZIP Code 14216 is in the Tapestry Charter School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14216.

Tapestry Charter School
65 Great Arrow Ave
Buffalo, NY 14216
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Tapestry Charter School District
Ps 66 North Park Academy
780 Parkside Ave
Buffalo, NY 14216
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Nichols School
1250 Amherst St
Buffalo, NY 14216
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Elmwood-Franklin School
104 New Amsterdam Ave
Buffalo, NY 14216
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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