Zip Code 14214 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBuffalo
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Erie
Area Code716
Current Population:19775
Racial Majority:White 45.1%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 86.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.4%
Median Household Income$38766
Average Adjusted Gross Income$58280
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range643 - 650 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.93986800, -78.83942900

Zip Code 14214 Description

Zip Code 14214 is located in the state of New York in the Buffalo metro area. Zip code 14214 is primarily located in Erie County. The official US Postal Service name for 14214 is BUFFALO, New York. Portions of zip code 14214 are contained within or border the city limits of Buffalo, NY, . The area code for zip code 14214 is 716. 14214 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 14214 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 14214 decreased to 19775 from 21860 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 14214 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 14214 public schools is Black. 42.6% of students in 14214 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 8904 45.1% 9556 -7%
 Black Or African American 7136 36.14% 7229 -1%
 Hispanic 817 4.14% 828 -1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 80 0.41% 68 +18%
 Asian 2144 10.86% 1535 +40%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 21 0.12% 21 +14%
 Two Or More Races 532 3.23% 532 +20%

Zip Code 14214 Race/Ethnicity

 White 4%
 Black Or African American 86.2%
 Hispanic 5.8%
 Asian 1.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 2.3%

Zip Code 14214 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1977521860
Male Population50.70%
Female Population49.30%
Total Households8013
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$38766
Income Under $50K Per Year60.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.30%
14214 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 26Brian HigginsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$149466
Average Real Estate Sale Price$121059
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 14214 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18192636485762605343342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)31334254677580787159473656
Avg Precip (In.)2.992.312.893.053.253.753.173.823.843.153.773.639.6
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY
CBSA Type14214
CBSA Population1127524
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours