Zip Code 14220 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameBuffalo
Zip Code StateNew York
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Erie
Area Code716
Current Population:24227
Racial Majority:White 86.12%
Public School Racial Majority:White 50.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$45184
Average Adjusted Gross Income$48620
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time21.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range594 - 600 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)42.84452000, -78.82428800

Zip Code 14220 Description

Zip Code 14220 is located in the state of New York in the Buffalo metro area. Zip code 14220 is primarily located in Erie County. The official US Postal Service name for 14220 is BUFFALO, New York. Portions of zip code 14220 are contained within or border the city limits of Buffalo, NY, West Seneca, NY, and Lackawanna, NY. The area code for zip code 14220 is 716. 14220 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in New York.

The current unemployment level in 14220 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 14220 decreased to 24227 from 26550 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 14220 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 14220 public schools is White. 25.9% of students in 14220 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 21121 86.12% 21064 +0%
 Black Or African American 841 3.43% 625 +35%
 Hispanic 2060 8.4% 1846 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 103 0.42% 128 -20%
 Asian 87 0.35% 159 -45%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 27 0.04% 27 -63%
 Two Or More Races 375 1.24% 375 -19%

Zip Code 14220 Race/Ethnicity

 White 50.2%
 Black Or African American 31.1%
 Hispanic 13.9%
 Asian 1.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.9%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 14220 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2422726550
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households10175
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45184
Income Under $50K Per Year55.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.40%
14220 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
New York District 26Brian HigginsDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$77630
Average Real Estate Sale Price$72538
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 14220 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)18182637475762605343342440
Avg Max Temp (°F)31334355677680787159473656
Avg Precip (In.)2.772.152.813.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY
CBSA Type14220
CBSA Population1127524
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours