University at Buffalo CDP, NY Profile: Facts, Map & Data


University at Buffalo CDP Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL University at Buffalo CDP Content

Also See: Buffalo, NY ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

University at Buffalo CDP, New York - Basic Facts

The University at Buffalo Census Designated Place had a population of 6,517 as of July 1, 2016. University at Buffalo CDP ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in New York. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for University at Buffalo CDP is located at latitude 43.0019 and longitude -78.7877 in Erie County. The formal boundaries for the University at Buffalo Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.35 sq. miles and a water area of 0.09 sq. miles.

The University at Buffalo Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2631239) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The University at Buffalo Census Designated Place is located within Town of Amherst, a minor civil division (MCD) of Erie County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with University at Buffalo CDP population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


University at Buffalo Census Designated Place, NY Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | NY Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Town of Amherst | Erie County | New York Counties

Search the map for:

University at Buffalo CDP, NY Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 6,517
Population in Households 670
Population in Familes 135
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,847
Population Density1 4,826
Diversity Index2 61


Total Households 156
Average Household Size 4.29
Family Households 26
Average Family Size 5


Total Housing Units 156 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 50 (32.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 106 (67.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 0
Median Home Value $94,000
Average Home Value $126,000


Median Household Income $27,023
Average Household Income $41,539
Per Capita Income $5,622
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.15% 0.17%
Households 24.33% 1.49%
Families 10.41% 1.49%
Median Household Income   -0.2%
Per Capita Income   0.44%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

University at Buffalo CDP, NY - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares University at Buffalo CDP to the other 1,196 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 294 76th
Population Density1 # 144 88th
Diversity Index2 # 129 89th
Median Household Income # 1191 1st
Per Capita Income # 1195 0th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE New York Census Data Comparison Tool.

New York Research Tools

New York Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare New York Census Data
Highest or Lowest: