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ZIP Code 14740

Primary City:Gerry, NY (View All Cities)
County: Chautauqua County
Timezone: Eastern (4:21pm)
Area code: 716 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.22, -79.18
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14740

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14740. 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 14740. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14740, 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:
Gerry, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 14740 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14740 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 14740 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14740 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,431
Population Density 55 people per sq mi
Housing Units 642
Median Home Value $77,800
Land Area 26.05 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 539
Median Household Income $49,345

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male 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
Male403940533720413738544740462131362631
Female314044502529333747505932393228354994
Total7179841036249747485104106728553597175125

Gender

 Male 677 47%
 Female 754 53%
Gender

Race

 White 1,410 98.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4 0.3%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 14 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner436691057952379
Renter7171310973946
Total11538211588597655

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 304 56%
 Single Guardian 67 12%
 Singles 145 27%
 Singles With Roommate 23 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 387 72%
 Households with Kids 152 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male412878771166106991161212125
Female37551058895412914111412947
Total719131218121519151114181823222024211612

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14740 has a slightly less than average 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 14740 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1980s. Looking at 14740 real estate data, the median home value of $77,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 14740. Rentals in 14740 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 14740 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,312 92%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 119 8%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 246 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 145 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 148 23%
 Households Vacant 103 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 6 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 68%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 3%
 1 Bedroom 44 34%
 2 Bedroom 73 57%
 3+ Bedroom 7 5%
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 $49,345 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 14740 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 14740 can expect to fall in that range. 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 482 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 316 23%
 No Earnings 578 42%
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 482 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 316 23%
 No Earnings 578 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 626 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 4%
 Worked at Home 44 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. 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 94 17.8%
 High School Graduate 288 54.5%
 Associate's degree 65 12.3%
 Bachelor's degree 68 12.9%
 Master's degree 10 1.9%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 193 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 18 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 27 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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