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Buffalo,MO index of house prices

Total population: 3,039 (Urban population: 2,592 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 142 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 1,319 (1,106 occupied: 540 owner occupied, 573 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

51%
State:

34%

Housing density: 600 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $589,413.

Median contract rent in 2016: $269 (lower quartile is $179, upper quartile is $320)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,997


Median gross rent in Buffalo, MO in 2016: $353

Housing units in Buffalo with a mortgage: 362 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 176

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $43,872

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $41,239

Median monthly housing costs: $618


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Buffalo, Missouri Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $88,996 (it was $65,300 in 2000)
Buffalo:

$88,996
Missouri:

$151,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $44,651 - $119,831

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $103,370
Here:

$103,370
State:

$199,711
Median year house/condo built: 1968

Median year apartment built: 1969

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,074
  • In family households: 2,456 (194 male householders, 550 female householders)
    355 spouses, 1,001 children (956 natural, 27 adopted, 18 stepchildren), 65 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 32 parents, 183 other relatives, 87 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 408 (114 male householders (86 living alone)), 259 female householders (250 living alone)), 32 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 209

Size of family households: 383 2-persons, 106 3-persons, 93 4-persons, 78 5-persons, 25 6-persons, 47 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 336 1-person, 35 2-persons.

507 married couples with children.
272 single-parent households (17 men, 255 women).

99.4% of residents of Buffalo speak English at home.
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.4
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Buffalo, Missouri:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 431 bedroom
  • 1202 bedrooms
  • 2973 bedrooms
  • 544 bedrooms
  • 205+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Buffalo population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Buffalo, Missouri:

  • 29no bedroom
  • 631 bedroom
  • 3212 bedrooms
  • 1393 bedrooms
  • 214 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Buffalo population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Buffalo in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 34no vehicle
  • 1391 vehicle
  • 2292 vehicles
  • 943 vehicles
  • 144 vehicles
  • 295+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Buffalo population

Cars and other vehicles available in Buffalo in renter-occupied apartments

  • 127no vehicle
  • 3521 vehicle
  • 292 vehicles
  • 593 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Buffalo population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Buffalo, Missouri:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 704 rooms
  • 1605 rooms
  • 796 rooms
  • 1117 rooms
  • 338 rooms
  • 829+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Buffalo population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Buffalo, Missouri:

  • 291 room
  • 122 rooms
  • 783 rooms
  • 1834 rooms
  • 2425 rooms
  • 06 rooms
  • 267 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Buffalo population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Buffalo, MO household income distribution

  • Buffalo, MO household income distribution
  • 100Less than $10,000
  • 175$10,000 to $14,999
  • 46$15,000 to $19,999
  • 105$20,000 to $24,999
  • 68$25,000 to $29,999
  • 32$30,000 to $34,999
  • 84$35,000 to $39,999
  • 172$40,000 to $44,999
  • 30$45,000 to $49,999
  • 76$50,000 to $59,999
  • 124$60,000 to $74,999
  • 48$75,000 to $99,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Buffalo, MO

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Buffalo, MO
  • 12$15,000 to $19,999
  • 45$25,000 to $29,999
  • 23$30,000 to $34,999
  • 26$35,000 to $39,999
  • 47$40,000 to $49,999
  • 22$50,000 to $59,999
  • 29$60,000 to $69,999
  • 14$70,000 to $79,999
  • 50$80,000 to $89,999
  • 65$90,000 to $99,999
  • 43$100,000 to $124,999
  • 21$125,000 to $149,999
  • 9$150,000 to $174,999
  • 32$175,000 to $199,999
  • 27$200,000 to $249,999
  • 10$250,000 to $299,999
  • 16$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Buffalo, MO

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Buffalo, MO
  • 9$100 to $149
  • 8$200 to $249
  • 79$250 to $299
  • 54$300 to $349
  • 94$350 to $399
  • 133$400 to $449
  • 72$450 to $499
  • 35$500 to $549
  • 10$550 to $599
  • 11$1,250 to $1,499

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 01995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 13Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Buffalo population
Buffalo commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 146
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 153
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 5
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 19
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 10
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 37
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 25
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 47
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 51
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 207
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 40
  • 90 or more minutes: 31
Buffalo, MO Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 41.2%
Number of people working at home: 24 (3.0% of all workers)

Buffalo mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,222 (90%)
  • Carpooled: 106 (8%)
  • Worked at home: 24 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 329
 English: 159
 Irish: 138
 Polish: 91
 German: 90
 Eastern European: 29
 Italian: 25
 Swedish: 18
 Scottish: 17
 European: 12

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 100%Mexico

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,894
  • Other state: 1,171
  • Northeast: 51
  • Midwest: 460
  • South: 313
  • West: 349

74% of Buffalo residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 94% lived in Missouri.

Buffalo:

73.8%
State average:

84.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 21
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 75
  • 11th grade: 32
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 40
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 365
  • Less than 1 year of college: 115
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 88
  • Associate degree: 43
  • Bachelor's degree: 57
  • Master's degree: 13
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 104
  • 9th grade: 33
  • 10th grade: 21
  • 11th grade: 48
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 10
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 299
  • Less than 1 year of college: 87
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 210
  • Associate degree: 56
  • Bachelor's degree: 90
  • Master's degree: 80
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 17.4%Males
  • 1.6%Females
Buffalo marital status for males
Buffalo marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,059
  • Two: 25
  • 3 or 4: 101
  • 5 to 9: 78
  • 10 to 19: 20
  • Mobile homes: 35

Median worth of mobile homes: $21,801

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 4.5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 9.6%

House/condo owner moved in on average 10 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Buffalo:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Buffalo
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (63.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (25.6%)
  • Wood (7.0%)
  • Other fuel (2.6%)
  • Electricity (72.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (17.8%)
  • Utility gas (8.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 19
Here:

4.4%
Missouri:

12.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Missouri:

12.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 25
Here:

55.6%
Missouri:

24.6%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)