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ZIP Code 14217

Primary City:Buffalo, NY (View All Cities)
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (1:12am)
Coordinates:42.98, -78.88
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14217

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14217. 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 14217. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14217, 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
Acceptable:
Kenmore, Tn Of Tona, Tonawanda, Town Of Tonawanda

Stats and Demographics for the 14217 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14217 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 14217 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14217 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,480
Population Density 7,311 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,384
Median Home Value $107,700
Land Area 3.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,837
Median Household Income $50,254

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male594645656685682814766676738799849794633402335269226260
Female603601621620761907772740764865995940727545480460525731
Total1,1971,2461,2771,3051,4431,7211,5381,4161,5021,6641,8441,7341,360947815729751991

Gender

 Male 10,823 46%
 Female 12,657 54%
Gender

Race

 White 21,932 93.4%
 Black Or African American 651 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 123 0.5%
 Asian 244 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 147 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 382 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner739171,1101,5131,506854656368
Renter289823573620496366366307
Total3621,7401,6832,1332,0021,2201,022675

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,090 38%
 Single Guardian 1,742 16%
 Singles 4,289 40%
 Singles With Roommate 716 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,172 75%
 Households with Kids 2,665 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male125118121107129132121134129136121122129148129161130120145131
Female111122117130121129127115109140115107125134115129144124108139
Total236240238237250261248249238276236229254282244290274244253270

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14217 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 14217 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 14217 real estate data, the median home value of $107,700 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 14217. Rentals in 14217 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 14217 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,010 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 2 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 383 1.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 85 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,903 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,094 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,840 34%
 Households Vacant 547 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 148 27%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 3%
 For Sale Only 67 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 26 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 264 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 206 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,325 35%
 2 Bedroom 1,645 43%
 3+ Bedroom 659 17%
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 $50,254 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 14217 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 14217 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 8,088 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,928 26%
 No Earnings 6,080 32%
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 8,088 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,928 26%
 No Earnings 6,080 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,595 90.7%
 Public transportation 307 2.6%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 28 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 497 4.3%
 Worked at Home 237 2.0%
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 689 9%
 High School Graduate 3,664 49%
 Associate's degree 785 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,363 18%
 Master's degree 814 11%
 Professional school degree 97 1%
 Doctorate degree 96 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,628 74.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 746 21.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 159 4.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14217

ZIP Code 14217 is in the Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14217.

Kenmore Middle School
155 Delaware Rd
Kenmore, NY 14217
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District
Theodore Roosevelt Elementary School
283 Washington Ave
Buffalo, NY 14217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District
St Andrews Country Day School
1545 Sheridan Dr
Kenmore, NY 14217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mount St Mary Academy
3756 Delaware Ave
Kenmore, NY 14217
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Erie County Nys a R C School
1 Delaware Rd
Kenmore, NY 14217
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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