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ZIP Code 14221

Primary City:Buffalo, NY (View All Cities)
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (7:18pm)
Coordinates:42.99, -78.73
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14221

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14221. 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 14221. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14221, 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:
Amherst, Williamsville
Unacceptable:
Clarence

Stats and Demographics for the 14221 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14221 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 14221 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14221 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 53,555
Population Density 2,329 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,800
Median Home Value $180,800
Land Area 22.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,676
Median Household Income $75,189

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 49

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1931,5361,7131,6551,4201,1861,1131,3271,6951,7741,8961,7851,6601,2551,026975872835
Female1,1391,5331,6981,5661,3031,1441,1361,4101,8482,0212,1592,0111,9551,5211,3551,3651,4462,029
Total2,3323,0693,4113,2212,7232,3302,2492,7373,5433,7954,0553,7963,6152,7762,3812,3402,3182,864

Gender

 Male 24,916 47%
 Female 28,639 53%
Gender

Race

 White 47,302 88.3%
 Black Or African American 1,694 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 74 0.1%
 Asian 3,545 6.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.0%
 Other Race 195 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 730 1.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner901,0082,5443,7263,7392,7792,344909
Renter472977736613573439775952
Total5621,9853,2804,3394,3123,2183,1191,861

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 11,847 52%
 Single Guardian 2,253 10%
 Singles 7,427 33%
 Singles With Roommate 1,149 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 16,800 74%
 Households with Kids 5,876 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male246257254249274291314325332335329341327381397357361279261250
Female205251233248280277319330327339327326354352343363396256208225
Total451508487497554568633655659674656667681733740720757535469475

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14221 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 14221 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 14221 real estate data, the median home value of $180,800 is slightly higher 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 14221. Rentals in 14221 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 14221 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 52,233 97.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 55 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 1,037 1.9%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 230 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 11,060 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 6,079 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,537 23%
 Households Vacant 1,124 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 404 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 2%
 For Sale Only 159 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 52 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 261 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 223 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 329 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,627 30%
 2 Bedroom 2,459 45%
 3+ Bedroom 1,038 19%
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 $75,189 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 14221 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 14221 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 17,551 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,446 26%
 No Earnings 15,177 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 17,551 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 11,446 26%
 No Earnings 15,177 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23,915 93%
 Public transportation 284 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 465 2%
 Worked at Home 964 4%
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 830 5%
 High School Graduate 5,057 29%
 Associate's degree 1,382 8%
 Bachelor's degree 5,064 29%
 Master's degree 2,714 16%
 Professional school degree 1,417 8%
 Doctorate degree 953 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,267 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,414 15%
 Not Enrolled in School 697 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14221

ZIP Code 14221 is in the Clarence Central School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14221.

Harris Hill Elementary School
4260 South Harris Hill Rd
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarence Central School District
Sheridan Hill Elementary School
4560 Boncrest Dr East
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clarence Central School District
Maplemere Elementary School
236 East Maplemere Rd
Amherst, NY 14221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sweet Home Central School District
Country Parkway Elementary School
35 Hollybrook
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Williamsville Central School District
Forest Elementary School
250 North Forest Rd
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Williamsville Central School District
Heim Elementary School
155 Heim Rd
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Williamsville Central School District
Heim Middle School
175 Heim Rd
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Williamsville Central School District
Maple East Elementary School
1500 Maple Rd
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Williamsville Central School District
Maple West Elementary School
851 Maple Rd
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Williamsville Central School District
Mill Middle School
505 Mill St
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Williamsville Central School District
Williamsville North High School
1595 Hopkins Rd
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Williamsville Central School District
Williamsville South High School
5950 Main St
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Williamsville Central School District
Nativity of Mary School
8550 Main St
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Gregory the Great School
250 Saint Gregory Ct
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Sts Peter & Paul Elementary School
5480 Main St
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Christian Central Academy
39 Academy St
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Gateway-Longview Lynde School
6350 Main St
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Chc Learning Center
80 Lawrence Bell Dr Sutie 115
Williamsville, NY 14221
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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