The West Seneca Census Designated Place had a population of 46,004 as of July 1, 2020. West Seneca ranks in the lower quartile for 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 West Seneca is located at latitude 42.8501 and longitude -78.7998 in Erie County. The formal boundaries for the West Seneca Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 21.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Erie County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 597 feet.
The West Seneca Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2390491) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Alternate Unofficial Names for West Seneca: Limestone Hill.
|Total Population||46,004 (100%)|
|Population in Households||45,564 (99.0%)|
|Population in Families||36,352 (79.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||440 ( 1.0%)|
|Median Household Income||$64,394|
|Average Household Income||$79,764|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$34,857|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||20,874 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||14,874 (71.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||5,222 (25.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||779 ( 3.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$151,100|
|Average Home Value||$174,148|
|Housing Affordability Index3||167|
|Average Household Size||2.27|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.11%|
|Per Capita Income||1.54%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.31%|
The table below compares West Seneca to the other 1,195 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 20||98th|
|Population Density||# 394||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 586||51st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 614||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 551||54th|
|Diversity Index||# 936||22nd|
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