East Amherst, NY 14051 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 14051: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
East Amherst, NY 14051

Acceptable Alternative
Swormville, NY 14051

Not Acceptable, USPS
E Amherst, NY 14051

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Erie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 43.033, Longitude -78.693
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 473
  • PO Box Addresses: 261
  • Residential Addresses: 7,996
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 423
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,573

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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East Amherst, NY 14051 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 20,690
Population in Households 20,672
Population in Familes 18,637
Population in Group Qrtrs 18
Population Density2 1,374
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $119,013
Average Household Income $152,869
Per Capita Income $56,277


Total Housing Units 7,869 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,794 (86.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 819 (10.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 256 ( 3.3%)
Median Home Value $253,755
Average Home Value $309,935


Total Households 7,613
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 5,909
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 0.69% 0.47%
Households 0.76% 0.54%
Families 0.68% 0.49%
Median Household Income   1.61%
Per Capita Income   2.62%

East Amherst, NY 14051 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 14051 to the other 1,740 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 316 82nd
Population Density # 508 71st
Diversity Index # 648 63rd
Median Household Income # 105 94th
Per Capita Income # 153 91st

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