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ZIP Code 14206

Primary City:Buffalo, NY (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Kaisertown|South Buffalo
County: Erie County
Timezone: Eastern (7:35pm)
Area code: 716 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:42.88, -78.81
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 14206

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 14206. 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 14206. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 14206, 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:
Cheektowaga, West Seneca

Stats and Demographics for the 14206 ZIP Code

ZIP code 14206 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 14206 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 14206 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,751
Population Density 4,282 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,885
Median Home Value $63,900
Land Area 4.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,443
Median Household Income $34,293

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56526081,260
5-95765731,149
10-146045661,170
15-196346901,324
20-247067551,461
25-297097051,414
30-346386021,240
35-395665911,157
40-446706821,352
45-498737901,663
50-548898221,711
55-597467381,484
60-645335811,114
65-69350438788
70-74270346616
75-79221399620
80-84232404636
85 Plus177415592

Gender

 Male 10,046 48%
 Female 10,705 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,617 84.9%
 Black Or African American 2,193 10.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 107 0.5%
 Asian 190 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.0%
 Other Race 240 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 400 1.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2473346419
25-345198531,372
35-447696761,445
45-541,2617742,035
55-641,1235891,712
65-747043111,015
75-84759192951
85 Plus388106494

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,858 30%
 Single Guardian 2,238 24%
 Singles 3,713 39%
 Singles With Roommate 634 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,033 74%
 Households with Kids 2,410 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1133125258
2134127261
3130119249
4118117235
5113117230
6110116226
7109110219
8129127256
9115103218
10131124255
1110897205
12135110245
13115112227
14115123238
15134118252
16116149265
17141136277
18113154267
19130133263
20131173304

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 14206 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 14206 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 14206 real estate data, the median home value of $63,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 14206 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 14206 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 14206 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,732 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 14 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,245 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,351 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,847 35%
 Households Vacant 1,442 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 413 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 1%
 For Sale Only 88 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 19 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 873 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 1%
 1 Bedroom 664 19%
 2 Bedroom 1,454 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,392 39%
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 $34,293 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 14206 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. Residents in ZIP code 14206 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 14206 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 14206 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 6,227 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,192 24%
 No Earnings 7,294 41%
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 6,227 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,192 24%
 No Earnings 7,294 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,658 85.2%
 Public transportation 621 6.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 642 7.1%
 Worked at Home 63 0.7%
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 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 1,310 17.9%
 High School Graduate 4,386 60.1%
 Associate's degree 789 10.8%
 Bachelor's degree 606 8.3%
 Master's degree 175 2.4%
 Professional school degree 24 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 11 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,338 81.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 328 8.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 408 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 14206

ZIP Code 14206 is in the Buffalo City School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 14206.

Lovejoy Discovery School #43
161 Benzinger St
Buffalo, NY 14206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Ps 69 Houghton Academy
1725 Clinton St
Buffalo, NY 14206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Buffalo City School District
Theodore Roosevelt School
2495 William St
Cheektowaga, NY 14206
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cheektowaga-Sloan Union Free School District

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