Zip Code 14216 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBuffalo
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Erie
Area Code716
Current Population:22431
Racial Majority:White 74.38%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 41.1%
Unemployment Rate:8.4%
Median Household Income$42223
Average Adjusted Gross Income$67360
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time18.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range640 - 650 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.94826100, -78.86230600

Zip Code 14216 Description

Zip Code 14216 is located in the state of New York in the Buffalo metro area. Zip code 14216 is primarily located in Erie County. The official US Postal Service name for 14216 is BUFFALO, New York. Portions of zip code 14216 are contained within or border the city limits of Buffalo, NY, Kenmore, NY, and Tonawanda, NY. The area code for zip code 14216 is 716. 14216 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 14216 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 14216 decreased to 22431 from 23587 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 14216 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 14216 public schools is Black. 25.9% of students in 14216 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 16515 74.38% 16313 +1%
 Black Or African American 3405 15.34% 3481 -2%
 Hispanic 1515 6.82% 1569 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 144 0.65% 153 -6%
 Asian 123 0.55% 322 -62%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 11 -100%
 Other Race 26 0.48% 26 +308%
 Two Or More Races 556 1.78% 556 -29%

Zip Code 14216 Race/Ethnicity

 White 35.8%
 Black Or African American 41.1%
 Hispanic 14.8%
 Asian 2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.5%
 Two or More Races 4.8%

Zip Code 14216 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2243123587
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households10811
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42223
Income Under $50K Per Year58.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.70%
14216 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 26Brian HigginsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$215795
Average Real Estate Sale Price$125922
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 14216 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18192636475762605343342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)31334355677680787159473656
Avg Precip (In.)2.882.242.843.043.213.713.163.783.863.123.713.5139.08
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY
CBSA Type14216
CBSA Population1127524
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours