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: 478
  • PO Box Addresses: 276
  • Residential Addresses: 7,930
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 414
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,516

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

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East Amherst, NY 14051 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 20,992
Daytime Population: Workers 3,422
Daytime Population: Residents 9,771
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 13,193
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.63
Population in Households 20,973
Population in Familes 18,838
Population in Group Qrtrs 19
Population Density2 1,302
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $112,954
Average Household Income $146,104
Per Capita Income $53,565


Total Housing Units 7,964 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,804 (85.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 888 (11.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 272 ( 3.4%)
Median Home Value $246,058
Average Home Value $292,490


Total Households 7,692
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 5,966
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% 0.51%
Households 0.77% 0.57%
Families 0.68% 0.52%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   2.14%

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

The table below compares 14051 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 # 311 82nd
Population Density # 516 70th
Diversity Index # 670 62nd
Median Household Income # 113 94th
Per Capita Income # 155 91st

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