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ZIP Code 14224

Primary City:Buffalo, NY (View All Cities)
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (7:17pm)
Coordinates:42.84, -78.75
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14224

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14224. 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 14224. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14224, 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:
West Seneca

Stats and Demographics for the 14224 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14224 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 14224 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14224 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,889
Population Density 1,969 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,752
Median Home Value $130,400
Land Area 20.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,062
Median Household Income $57,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 47

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8331,0841,2731,3251,0791,0779621,0561,3561,5171,5651,4131,226999802617527383
Female7741,0361,1701,2171,0311,0429951,0781,4341,5601,6761,5381,4441,175997909827892
Total1,6072,1202,4432,5422,1102,1191,9572,1342,7903,0773,2412,9512,6702,1741,7991,5261,3541,275

Gender

 Male 19,094 48%
 Female 20,795 52%
Gender

Race

 White 38,824 97.3%
 Black Or African American 318 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 80 0.2%
 Asian 259 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.0%
 Other Race 103 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 302 0.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner591,0422,0122,8592,7782,1561,619597
Renter222737606632511420455357
Total2811,7792,6183,4913,2892,5762,074954

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,602 50%
 Single Guardian 2,308 14%
 Singles 5,369 31%
 Singles With Roommate 783 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,697 74%
 Households with Kids 4,365 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male161164185166191206205224258246252241256278259252304261249227
Female152160166161180213214211218205234225246260280252265210210196
Total313324351327371419419435476451486466502538539504569471459423

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14224 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 14224 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1960s. Looking at 14224 real estate data, the median home value of $130,400 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 14224. Rentals in 14224 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 14224 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,444 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 51 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 161 0.4%
 Other Institutional 38 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 195 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,227 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,895 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,940 22%
 Households Vacant 690 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 209 30%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2%
 For Sale Only 113 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 263 38%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 92 3%
 1 Bedroom 779 22%
 2 Bedroom 1,983 55%
 3+ Bedroom 767 21%
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 $57,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 14224 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 14224 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 14224 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 13,915 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,135 25%
 No Earnings 11,119 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 13,915 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,135 25%
 No Earnings 11,119 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,765 94.4%
 Public transportation 214 1.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 47 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 532 2.7%
 Worked at Home 319 1.6%
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 989 7.4%
 High School Graduate 7,140 53.2%
 Associate's degree 1,622 12.1%
 Bachelor's degree 2,202 16.4%
 Master's degree 1,236 9.2%
 Professional school degree 174 1.3%
 Doctorate degree 65 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,336 81.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 692 10.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 486 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14224

ZIP Code 14224 is in the West Seneca Central School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14224.

East Elementary School
1415 Center Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: West Seneca Central School District
Erie 1 Boces
355 Harlem Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Erie 1 Boces School District
Allendale Elementary School
1399 Orchard Park Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Seneca Central School District
Clinton Elementary School
4100 Clinton St
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Seneca Central School District
Northwood Elementary School
250 Northwood Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Seneca Central School District
Potters Road School
675 Potters Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Seneca Central School District
Winchester Elementary School
650 Harlem Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Seneca Central School District
West Elementary School
1397 Orchard Park Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Seneca Central School District
Alternative Learning Center
900 Mill Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Seneca Central School District
East Middle School
1445 Center Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: West Seneca Central School District
West Seneca East Senior High School
4760 Seneca St
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Seneca Central School District
West Middle School
395 Center Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: West Seneca Central School District
West Seneca West Senior High School
3330 Seneca St
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Seneca Central School District
Queen of Heaven Elementary School
839 Mill Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Fourteen Holy Helpers School
1339 Indian Church Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Trinity Lutheran School
146 Reserve Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Center Road Christian Academy
412 Center Rd
West Seneca, NY 14224
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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