Buffalo, NY 14212 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 14212: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Buffalo, NY 14212

Acceptable Alternative
Sloan, NY 14212

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Erie County
  • Centroid: Latitude 42.862, Longitude -78.819
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 339
  • PO Box Addresses: 93
  • Residential Addresses: 4,375
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 288
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,087

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

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  1. 14212 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 14212 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Buffalo, NY 14212 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 10,262
Population in Households 10,186
Population in Familes 7,218
Population in Group Qrtrs 76
Population Density2 4,704
Diversity Index3 63


Median Household Income $25,181
Average Household Income $37,696
Per Capita Income $17,144


Total Housing Units 6,705 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,177 (32.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,445 (36.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,083 (31.1%)
Median Home Value $61,169
Average Home Value $77,848


Total Households 4,622
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 2,279
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 -0.54% -0.28%
Households -0.51% -0.26%
Families -0.76% -0.42%
Median Household Income   1.39%
Per Capita Income   2.52%

Buffalo, NY 14212 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 14212 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 # 514 71st
Population Density # 293 83rd
Diversity Index # 246 86th
Median Household Income # 1694 3rd
Per Capita Income # 1666 4th

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