Buffalo, NY 14218 ZIP Code Profile
ZIP Code 14218: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name
Preferred Name, USPS
Not Acceptable, USPS
W Seneca, NY 14218
- ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
- County: Erie County
- Centroid: Latitude 42.81, Longitude -78.782
- Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
- Observes DST: Yes
- Businesses Addresses: 426
- PO Box Addresses: 94
- Residential Addresses: 8,118
- Multi-Family Addresses: 1,012
- Single Family Addresses: 7,106
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Database updated: April 1, 2020, Maps updated: May 1, 2020.
- 14218 2019 Demographic Data
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Buffalo, NY 14218 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)
HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX
|Buffalo, NY 14218 Housing Affordability Index is 163 |
|The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability. |
|Buffalo, NY 14218 Wealth Index is 46 |
|The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level. |
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|Total Population ||19,453 (100%) |
|Population in Households ||19,204 (98.7%) |
|Population in Families ||13,981 (71.9%) |
|Population in Group Quarters1 ||249 ( 1.3%) |
|Population Density ||2,409 |
|Diversity Index2 ||44 |
|Median Household Income ||$39,326 |
|Average Household Income ||$52,561 |
|Per Capita Income ||$23,835 |
|Wealth Index4 || 46 |
|Total Housing Units ||9,766 (100%) |
|Owner Occupied HU ||4,610 (47.2%) |
|Renter Occupied HU ||4,204 (43.0%) |
|Vacant Housing Units ||952 ( 9.7%) |
|Median Home Value ||$100,172 |
|Housing Affordability Index3 ||163 |
|Total Households ||8,814 |
|Average Household Size ||2.18 |
|Family Households ||4,660 |
|Average Family Size ||3 |
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|2010-2019 ||2019-2024 |
|Population ||-0.04% ||-0.06% |
|Households ||0.03% ||-0.02% |
|Families ||-0.16% ||-0.12% |
|Median Household Income || ||1.83% |
|Per Capita Income || ||2.64% |
Buffalo, NY 14218 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile
The table below compares 14218 to the other 1,750 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 ||# 333 ||81st |
|Population Density ||# 404 ||77th |
|Diversity Index ||# 485 ||72nd |
|Median Household Income ||# 1642 ||6th |
|Per Capita Income ||# 1470 ||16th |
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