Zip Code 14204 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBuffalo
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Erie
Area Code716
Current Population:8691
Racial Majority:African American 75.99%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 68%
Unemployment Rate:8.4%
Median Household Income$19144
Average Adjusted Gross Income$35660
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range587 - 607 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.88294300, -78.86164600

Zip Code 14204 Description

Zip Code 14204 is located in the state of New York in the Buffalo metro area. Zip code 14204 is primarily located in Erie County. The official US Postal Service name for 14204 is BUFFALO, New York. Portions of zip code 14204 are contained within or border the city limits of Buffalo, NY, . The area code for zip code 14204 is 716. 14204 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 14204 is 8.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 14204 decreased to 8691 from 10040 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 14204 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 14204 public schools is Black. 30.2% of students in 14204 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1414 15.88% 1300 +9%
 Black Or African American 6767 75.99% 6421 +5%
 Hispanic 587 6.59% 787 -25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.18% 26 -38%
 Asian 11 0.12% 39 -72%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 110 1.24% 110 +0%

Zip Code 14204 Race/Ethnicity

 White 12.3%
 Black Or African American 68%
 Hispanic 8.1%
 Asian 7.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 3.7%

Zip Code 14204 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population869110040
Male Population44.50%
Female Population55.50%
Total Households4117
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$19144
Income Under $50K Per Year81.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year13.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.50%
14204 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 26Brian HigginsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$68875
Average Real Estate Sale Price$47688
Current Unemployment Level 8.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago11.1%
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 14204 Annual Climate Data

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 Type14204
CBSA Population1127524
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours