Buffalo, NY 14206 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 14206: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Buffalo, NY 14206

Acceptable Alternative
Cheektowaga, NY 14206
West Seneca, NY 14206

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Erie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.87, Longitude -78.797
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 620
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 8,503
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 233
    • Single Family Addresses: 8,270

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

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  1. 14206 2018 Demographic Data
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  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Buffalo, NY 14206 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 20,425
Population in Households 20,386
Population in Familes 14,520
Population in Group Qrtrs 39
Population Density2 4,192
Diversity Index3 38


Median Household Income $35,940
Average Household Income $47,791
Per Capita Income $21,908


Total Housing Units 11,015 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,470 (49.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,870 (35.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,675 (15.2%)
Median Home Value $69,585
Average Home Value $84,712


Total Households 9,340
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 4,883
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.19% -0.08%
Households -0.15% -0.06%
Families -0.4% -0.21%
Median Household Income   1.55%
Per Capita Income   2.97%

Buffalo, NY 14206 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 14206 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 # 319 82nd
Population Density # 317 82nd
Diversity Index # 551 68th
Median Household Income # 1649 5th
Per Capita Income # 1566 10th

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