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Zip Code 14215 Population

Population breakdown by gender

Population in zip code 14215 is 40,084 residents | Male to Female ratio is 1:1.26 | Zip Code 14215 land area is 4.9202 sq. miles | Population density is 8,146.82 residents per square mile

Median age in zip code 14215

  Median Age
Zip Code Median Age 29.8
Median Age - Male 25.8
Median Age - Female 32.9

Median age of zip code 14215 is 17.9% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 19.9% lower compared to the United States median age. Comparing gender-specific madian age yields the following results. Male median age of zip code 14215 is 23.7% lower compared to nearby zip codes and 27.9% lower compared to the United States male median age. Female zip code 14215 median age is 14.8% lower in comparison to nearby zip codes and 14.5% lower compared to female national median age average.

Population breakdown by age

Racial makeup of zip code 14215

White population 6418
Black or African American population 31431
Asian population 552
American Indian and Alaska Native population 25
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander population 0
Other population 652

Region of birth

Zip code 14215 ancestry distribution

Arab 0.3% Czech 0.2%
Danish 0% Dutch 0.2%
English 2.1% French No Basque 1.2%
French Canadian 0.2% German 8.7%
Greek 0.1% Hungarian 0.3%
Irish 3.9% Italian 4.2%
Lithuanian 0.1% Norwegian 0.2%
Polish 4.8% Portuguese 0.1%
Russian 0.2% Scotch-Irish 0.2%
Scottish 0.6% Slovak 0.1%
Subsaharan African 1.9% Swedish 0.4%
Swiss 0.1% Ukrainian 0.2%
USA 1.1% Welsh 0.1%
West Indian No Hispanic Groups 0.9% Other Ancestries 64.7%

Family type by presence of children under 18 by age in zip code 14215

Family Type Distribution
Total families 9956
Married couples 34.46%
Other couples 65.54%

Family and household income distribution in zip code 14215

  Family income (%) Household income (%)
$30,000 or less 45.59% 49.49%
$30,000 and $50,000 22.1% 20.52%
$50,000 and $100,000 21.78% 21.24%
$100,000 and $200,000 9.52% 8.1%
$200,000 or more 1.01% 0.65%

Households by size in zip code 14215

Household language in zip code 14215

English language 94.16%
Spanish language 2.12%
Other European language 1.55%
Asian language 1.2%
Other language 0.97%

Population by housing unit in zip code 14215

Total Occupied housing units 15571
Detached housing units 54.86%
Attached housing units 2.65%
2 units 32.28%
3 - 4 units 5.26%
5 - 9 units 2.41%
10 - 19 units 1.67%
20 - 49 units 0.37%
50 or more units 0.49%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Means of transportation to work in zip code 14215

Use car, track or Van 77.64%
Use public transportation 14.53%
Use Motorcycle 0%
Use bicycle 0.71%
Walk to work 4.55%
Work at home 2.57%

School attendance in zip code 14215

Attent Preschool programs 3.77%
Attend Public School 21.47%
Attend college undergraduate program 9.08%
Attent graduate studies 1.56%
Not enrolled in school 64.12%

Highest school attainment in zip code 14215

Less then 9th grade 3.91%
Grade 9 to 12, no diploma 13.29%
High school diploma 31.98%
Some college, no degree 27.53%
Associate degree 11.52%
Bachelor's degree 10.39%
Graduate or professional degree 1.38%

Real Estate in zip code 14215

Housing occupied 82.2%
Housing vacant 17.8%
Housing occupied by owner 48.12%
Housing occupied by tenant 51.88%
Total Rented Units 8079
Median Contract Gross Rent $513
Median Gross Rent $705
Median Home Value $58,400

Contract rent is the monthly cash rent agreed to, regardless of any furnishings, utilities, fees, meals, or services that may be included. Gross rent is the contract rent plus the estimated average monthly cost of utilities and fuels if these are paid by the renter. In zip code 14215 median gross rent is 37.43% larger then the median contract rent.

Average estimated apartment rent in zip code 14215

Studio $600
1 Bedroom $600
2 Bedrooms $720
3 Bedrooms $890
4 Bedrooms $980
AVERAGE RENT $758

Average rent in zip code 14215 ($758.00) is 1.4% higher compared to nearby zip codes and 19% lower compared to the average rent in the US. The following illustrates how zip code 14215 rent compares to the nearby zip code rents by unit type: studio apartment rent is 1.9% higher, one bedroom apartment rent is 1.5% higher, two bedroom rent is 1.6% higher, three bedroom rent is 1.4% higher, four bedroom rent is 1.1% higher.

Housing units in zip code 14215

Total housing units 18942
Detached housing units 49.71%
Attached housing units 2.22%
2 units 36.94%
3 - 4 units 6.04%
5 - 9 units 2.66%
10 - 19 units 1.56%
20 - 49 units 0.45%
50 or more units 0.41%
Mobile homes 0%
Boats, RVs, Vans 0%

Real Estate taxes paid in zip code 14215

Total Real Estate Taxes $12,197,900
Real estate taxes paid for units with a mortgage $9,526,400
Real estate taxes paid for units with no mortgage $2,671,400

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Zip Code City County Distance
14201 Buffalo Erie 1.06 ml
14214 Buffalo Erie 1.26 ml
14211 Buffalo Erie 1.46 ml
14217 Buffalo Erie 2.27 ml
14208 Buffalo Erie 2.58 ml
14216 Buffalo Erie 2.59 ml
14212 Buffalo Erie 2.66 ml
14209 Buffalo Erie 2.88 ml
14226 Buffalo Erie 2.98 ml
14225 Buffalo Erie 3.26 ml