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ZIP Code 14781

Primary City:Sherman, NY (View All Cities)
County: Chautauqua County
Timezone: Eastern (9:06am)
Area code: 716 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.2, -79.6
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14781

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14781. 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 14781. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14781, 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:
Sherman, NY

Stats and Demographics for the 14781 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14781 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 14781 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14781 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,225
Population Density 31 people per sq mi
Housing Units 989
Median Home Value $78,100
Land Area 72.61 sq mi
Water Area 0.09 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 807
Median Household Income $48,452

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male749174976466666357839487674729251718
Female7381101875764706254778672624534332028
Total1471721751841211301361251111601801591299263583746

Gender

 Male 1,119 50%
 Female 1,106 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,174 97.7%
 Black Or African American 5 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5 0.2%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 13 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 24 1.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner116892171142835621
Renter1145292117131611
Total22113121192159967232

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 479 59%
 Single Guardian 103 13%
 Singles 180 22%
 Singles With Roommate 45 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 521 65%
 Households with Kids 286 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1214161610132422221810141220182021231514
Female14101319171513191720201926161617281979
Total2624293527283741393830333836343749422223

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14781 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 14781 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 14781 real estate data, the median home value of $78,100 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 14781 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 14781 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 14781 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,225 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 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 373 38%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 271 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 163 16%
 Households Vacant 182 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 15 8.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 6 3.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 105 57.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 28.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 4 3%
 1 Bedroom 44 34%
 2 Bedroom 42 33%
 3+ Bedroom 39 30%
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 $48,452 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 14781 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 14781 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. 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 14781 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 724 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 509 27%
 No Earnings 642 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 724 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 509 27%
 No Earnings 642 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 875 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 113 11%
 Worked at Home 65 6%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 118 15.1%
 High School Graduate 466 59.4%
 Associate's degree 75 9.6%
 Bachelor's degree 59 7.5%
 Master's degree 55 7.0%
 Professional school degree 9 1.1%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 461 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 94 14%
 Not Enrolled in School 113 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14781

ZIP Code 14781 is in the Sherman Central School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14781.

Sherman Elementary School
127 Park St
Sherman, NY 14781
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sherman Central School District
Sherman High School
127 Park St
Sherman, NY 14781
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sherman Central School District
Valley View Amish School
2384 Clymer Sherman Rd
Sherman, NY 14781
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Clear View School
3170 Route 76
Sherman, NY 14781
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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