Buffalo, NY 14223 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 14223: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Buffalo, NY 14223

Acceptable Alternative
Kenmore, NY 14223
Tn of Tona, NY 14223
Tonawanda, NY 14223
Town of Tonawanda, NY 14223

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 392
  • Single Family Addresses: 9,339
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 677
  • County: Erie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.974, Longitude -78.856
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Buffalo, NY 14223 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 22,980
Population in Households 22,760
Population in Familes 17,676
Population in Group Qrtrs 220
Population Density1 6,480
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 10,164
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 6,121
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 10,710 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,792 (72.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,372 (22.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 546 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $119,566
Average Home Value $127,778


Median Household Income $54,317
Average Household Income $67,921
Per Capita Income $30,346
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.21% -0.1%
Households -0.03% 0.03%
Families -0.25% -0.09%
Median Household Income   1.46%
Per Capita Income   1.53%
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.

Buffalo, NY 14223 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 14223 to the other 1,741 ZIP Codes 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 # 286 84th
Population Density1 # 243 86th
Diversity Index2 # 808 54th
Median Household Income # 879 50th
Per Capita Income # 745 57th

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