Zip Code 14203 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBuffalo
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Erie
Area Code716
Current Population:1618
Racial Majority:African American 53.74%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 54.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$12960
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64200
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time20.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.86219700, -78.86549200

Zip Code 14203 Description

Zip Code 14203 is located in the state of New York in the Buffalo metro area. Zip code 14203 is primarily located in Erie County. The official US Postal Service name for 14203 is BUFFALO, New York. Portions of zip code 14203 are contained within or border the city limits of Buffalo, NY, Lackawanna, NY, . The area code for zip code 14203 is 716. 14203 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 14203 is 8.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 14203 increased to 1618 from 1009 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 14203 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 14203 public schools is Black. -2.2% of students in 14203 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 598 34.15% 473 +26%
 Black Or African American 941 53.74% 958 -2%
 Hispanic 146 8.34% 125 +17%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 37 2.11% 25 +48%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 29 1.66% 29 +0%

Zip Code 14203 Race/Ethnicity

 White 2.5%
 Black Or African American 54.2%
 Hispanic 37.9%
 Asian 2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 14203 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population16181009
Male Population54.00%
Female Population46.00%
Total Households818
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
-2.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$12960
Income Under $50K Per Year92.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year5.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year2.20%
14203 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 26Brian HigginsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$395000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$12000
Current Unemployment Level 8.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago15.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfb - Humid Continental Mild Summer, Wet All Year
Ecoregion 83a - Erie Lake Plain
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 14203 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18182637485762605343342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)31334355677580787159473656
Avg Precip (In.)2.742.142.813.043.213.693.133.723.93.133.693.4538.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY
CBSA Type14203
CBSA Population1127524
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours