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ZIP Code 14779

Primary City:Salamanca, NY (View All Cities)
County: Cattaraugus County
Timezone: Eastern (9:36am)
Coordinates:42.2, -78.8
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14779

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14779. 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 14779. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14779, 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:
Salamanca, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 14779 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14779 is located in west New York and covers a slightly higher 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 14779 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14779 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,932
Population Density 62 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,503
Median Home Value $67,100
Land Area 112.70 sq mi
Water Area 1.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,957
Median Household Income $31,537

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male248231229207211257189154213242280221223119109759547
Female274189221248196242191195196278259262211150112141102115
Total522420450455407499380349409520539483434269221216197162

Gender

 Male 3,350 48%
 Female 3,582 52%
Gender

Race

 White 5,302 76.5%
 Black Or African American 55 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,244 17.9%
 Asian 30 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 53 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 244 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2315323640441523822074
Renter120296196228177866625
Total14344943263259232428699

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,046 35%
 Single Guardian 714 24%
 Singles 1,003 34%
 Singles With Roommate 194 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,054 69%
 Households with Kids 903 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3949565140514354434846464346513541483247
Female5651495244473835255140375835435255356356
Total951001051038498818968998683101819487968395103

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14779 has a slightly less than average 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 14779 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 14779 real estate data, the median home value of $67,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 14779 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 14779 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 14779 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,803 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 101 1.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 17 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 818 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 945 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,194 34%
 Households Vacant 546 16%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 117 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 1%
 For Sale Only 39 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 160 29%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 198 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 2%
 1 Bedroom 334 27%
 2 Bedroom 366 29%
 3+ Bedroom 515 41%
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 $31,537 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 14779 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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 14779 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 1,786 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,307 25%
 No Earnings 2,087 40%
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 1,786 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,307 25%
 No Earnings 2,087 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,263 88.3%
 Public transportation 11 0.4%
 Taxicab 23 0.9%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 193 7.5%
 Worked at Home 74 2.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 305 14.6%
 High School Graduate 1,405 67.1%
 Associate's degree 130 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 160 7.6%
 Master's degree 81 3.9%
 Professional school degree 10 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 3 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,132 85.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 46 3.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 140 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14779

ZIP Code 14779 is in the Salamanca City School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14779.

Salamanca Middle School
50 Iroquois Dr
Salamanca, NY 14779
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Salamanca City School District
Prospect Elementary School
300 Prospect Ave
Salamanca, NY 14779
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salamanca City School District
Seneca Elementary School
25 Center St
Salamanca, NY 14779
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Salamanca City School District
Salamanca Junior/Senior High School
50 Iroquois Dr
Salamanca, NY 14779
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Salamanca City School District

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