Buffalo, NY 14220 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 14220: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Buffalo, NY 14220

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 479
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,364
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 257
  • County: Erie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.834, Longitude -78.798
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Buffalo, NY 14220 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 23,663
Daytime Population: Workers 6,789
Daytime Population: Residents 12,127
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 18,916
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.80
Population in Households 23,424
Population in Familes 17,697
Population in Group Qrtrs 239
Population Density2 5,319
Diversity Index3 35


Median Household Income $44,806
Average Household Income $56,507
Per Capita Income $24,226


Total Housing Units 11,150 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,171 (55.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,840 (34.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,139 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $83,154
Average Home Value $95,483


Total Households 10,011
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 5,877
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.27% -0.13%
Households -0.18% -0.08%
Families -0.41% -0.23%
Median Household Income   -0.15%
Per Capita Income   1.8%

Buffalo, NY 14220 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 14220 to the other 1,745 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 278 84th
Population Density # 278 84th
Diversity Index # 588 66th
Median Household Income # 1439 18th
Per Capita Income # 1351 23rd

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