Zip Code 14209 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBuffalo
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Erie
Area Code716
Current Population:7926
Racial Majority:African American 38.86%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 74.4%
Unemployment Rate:8.4%
Median Household Income$26222
Average Adjusted Gross Income$82010
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time16.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range630 - 640 ft.
Area1 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.91636600, -78.86565700

Zip Code 14209 Description

Zip Code 14209 is located in the state of New York in the Buffalo metro area. Zip code 14209 is primarily located in Erie County. The official US Postal Service name for 14209 is BUFFALO, New York. Portions of zip code 14209 are contained within or border the city limits of Buffalo, NY, . The area code for zip code 14209 is 716. 14209 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 14209 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 14209 decreased to 7926 from 8547 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 14209 is African American while the majority ethnicity attending 14209 public schools is Black. 65.8% of students in 14209 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4194 48.78% 3593 +17%
 Black Or African American 3341 38.86% 3472 -4%
 Hispanic 559 6.5% 486 +15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 16 0.19% 42 -62%
 Asian 238 2.77% 148 +61%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 16 0.09% 16 -50%
 Two Or More Races 169 2.8% 169 +43%

Zip Code 14209 Race/Ethnicity

 White 9.3%
 Black Or African American 74.4%
 Hispanic 11.1%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 14209 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population79268547
Male Population47.10%
Female Population52.90%
Total Households3954
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$26222
Income Under $50K Per Year75.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year15.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.90%
14209 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 26Brian HigginsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$345750
Average Real Estate Sale Price$243462
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 14209 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18192636485762605343342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)31334355677580787159473656
Avg Precip (In.)2.872.212.843.043.223.713.153.763.883.143.713.539.04
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY
CBSA Type14209
CBSA Population1127524
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours