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Cheektowaga, NY (New York) Houses and Residents

Cheektowaga,NY index of house prices

Total population: 75,178 (All urban)

Houses: 35,823 (34,182 occupied: 22,844 owner occupied, 9,710 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

30%
State:

47%

Housing density: 1,408 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $76,566.

Median contract rent in 2015: $467 (lower quartile is $394, upper quartile is $579)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $559


Median gross rent in Cheektowaga, NY in 2015: $569

Housing units in Cheektowaga with a mortgage: 12,219 (1,031 second mortgage, 2,264 home equity loan, 28 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 8,254

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $71,543

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $41,622

Median monthly housing costs: $806


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Cheektowaga, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $106,600 (it was $81,500 in 2000)
Cheektowaga:

$106,600
New York:

$293,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $85,700 - $138,000

Mean price in 2015:

Detached houses: $111,667
Here:

$111,667
State:

$344,789

Townhouses or other attached units: $399,986
Here:

$399,986
State:

$553,457

In 2-unit structures: $114,626
Here:

$114,626
State:

$524,046

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $158,401
Here:

$158,401
State:

$600,393

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $155,208
Here:

$155,208
State:

$779,069

Mobile homes: $58,895
Here:

$58,895
State:

$72,935
Median year house/condo built: 1959

Median year apartment built: 1963

Household type by relationship:

Households: 79,067
  • In family households: 65,043 (16,458 male householders, 5,500 female householders)
    17,028 spouses, 22,634 children (21,259 natural, 465 adopted, 910 stepchildren), 836 grandchildren, 530 brothers or sisters, 641 parents, 555 other relatives, 861 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 14,024 (4,400 male householders (3,553 living alone)), 7,800 female householders (6,998 living alone)), 1,824 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 919 (540 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 10,362 2-persons, 5,201 3-persons, 4,240 4-persons, 1,593 5-persons, 379 6-persons, 183 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 10,551 1-person, 1,502 2-persons, 129 3-persons, 14 4-persons, 4 5-persons.

11,709 married couples with children.
3,736 single-parent households (755 men, 2,981 women).

90.3% of residents of Cheektowaga speak English at home.
1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
7.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (38% speak English very well, 34% speak English well, 28% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (87% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 3,503 (4.4%)
(64.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

3.6

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Cheektowaga, New York:

  • 7no bedroom
  • 3331 bedroom
  • 4,2772 bedrooms
  • 15,3583 bedrooms
  • 3,6624 bedrooms
  • 6175+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Cheektowaga, New York:

  • 158no bedroom
  • 1,3631 bedroom
  • 6,0512 bedrooms
  • 2,1183 bedrooms
  • 2134 bedrooms
  • 255+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 1,430no vehicle
  • 9,1951 vehicle
  • 10,1572 vehicles
  • 2,6603 vehicles
  • 6774 vehicles
  • 1355+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population

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

  • 1,818no vehicle
  • 5,0321 vehicle
  • 2,7512 vehicles
  • 2603 vehicles
  • 624 vehicles
  • 55+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Cheektowaga, New York:

  • 01 room
  • 622 rooms
  • 3693 rooms
  • 1,8944 rooms
  • 7,0405 rooms
  • 7,7056 rooms
  • 4,0887 rooms
  • 1,9238 rooms
  • 1,1739+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Cheektowaga, New York:

  • 961 room
  • 4302 rooms
  • 1,0523 rooms
  • 4,3094 rooms
  • 2,6035 rooms
  • 9726 rooms
  • 3447 rooms
  • 708 rooms
  • 529+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population

Year house built

Median 2015 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 ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Cheektowaga, NY household income distribution

  • Cheektowaga, NY household income distribution
  • 2,325Less than $10,000
  • 2,577$10,000 to $14,999
  • 2,692$15,000 to $19,999
  • 2,734$20,000 to $24,999
  • 2,670$25,000 to $29,999
  • 2,567$30,000 to $34,999
  • 2,357$35,000 to $39,999
  • 2,350$40,000 to $44,999
  • 2,077$45,000 to $49,999
  • 3,295$50,000 to $59,999
  • 3,719$60,000 to $74,999
  • 2,858$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,130$100,000 to $124,999
  • 371$125,000 to $149,999
  • 196$150,000 to $199,999
  • 240$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Cheektowaga, NY

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Cheektowaga, NY
  • 80Less than $10,000
  • 81$10,000 to $14,999
  • 96$15,000 to $19,999
  • 221$20,000 to $24,999
  • 102$30,000 to $34,999
  • 122$35,000 to $39,999
  • 279$40,000 to $49,999
  • 306$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,369$60,000 to $69,999
  • 1,567$70,000 to $79,999
  • 2,621$80,000 to $89,999
  • 3,263$90,000 to $99,999
  • 4,981$100,000 to $124,999
  • 3,942$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2,276$150,000 to $174,999
  • 434$175,000 to $199,999
  • 754$200,000 to $249,999
  • 243$250,000 to $299,999
  • 67$400,000 to $499,999
  • 40$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Cheektowaga, NY

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Cheektowaga, NY
  • 41$150 to $199
  • 25$250 to $299
  • 390$300 to $349
  • 499$350 to $399
  • 687$400 to $449
  • 745$450 to $499
  • 862$500 to $549
  • 693$550 to $599
  • 1,139$600 to $649
  • 836$650 to $699
  • 308$700 to $749
  • 751$750 to $799
  • 1,312$800 to $899
  • 425$900 to $999
  • 393$1,000 to $1,249
  • 63$1,500 to $1,999
  • 70$2,000 to $2,499
  • 471No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 5421995 to March 2000
  • 3201990 to 1994
  • 2451985 to 1989
  • 1821980 to 1984
  • 1621975 to 1979
  • 1361970 to 1974
  • 2501965 to 1969
  • 1,666Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population
Cheektowaga commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 858
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 4,395
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 6,545
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 8,297
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 8,352
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 2,725
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 3,205
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 517
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 558
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 768
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 508
  • 90 or more minutes: 518
Cheektowaga, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 96.5%
Number of people working at home: 571 (1.5% of all workers)

Cheektowaga mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 32,624 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 3,403 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 465 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 26 (0%)
  • Taxi: 35 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 22 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 31 (0%)
  • Walked: 538 (1%)
  • Other means: 102 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 571 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Polish: 26,768
 German: 15,457
 Italian: 10,171
 Irish: 6,420
 Other groups: 4,172
 English: 2,249
 United States or American: 1,648
 French (except Basque): 1,103
 Ukrainian: 467
 Hungarian: 435
 Scottish: 419
 French Canadian: 371
 Swedish: 368
 Scotch-Irish: 259
 Greek: 252
 Russian: 231
 Canadian: 182
 Dutch: 175
 Arab:: 170
 Austrian: 163
 British: 130
 Yugoslavian: 129
 Slovak: 128
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 128
 Norwegian: 125
 Welsh: 108
 Subsaharan African:: 84
 Pennsylvania German: 80
 Lebanese: 79
 Lithuanian: 79
 African: 78
 Jamaican: 73
 Czechoslovakian: 71
 Czech: 65
 Swiss: 59
 European: 54
 Finnish: 50
 Belgian: 49
 Arab/Arabic: 42
 Croatian: 40
 Danish: 35
 Alsatian: 30
 Haitian: 24
 Macedonian: 23
 Palestinian: 21
 Slavic: 20
 Jordanian: 18
 Eastern European: 16
 Portuguese: 14
 Scandinavian: 13
 Armenian: 13
 Albanian: 12
 West Indian: 12
 Syrian: 10
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 10
 British West Indian: 9
 Slovene: 8
 Estonian: 7
 Israeli: 7
 Serbian: 6
 Other Subsaharan African: 6
 Bulgarian: 5
 Brazilian: 4

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

  • 19%Poland
  • 11%Italy
  • 11%Germany
  • 9%Canada
  • 9%India
  • 4%Ukraine
  • 4%Vietnam

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

  • This state: 70,703
  • Northeast: 2,254
  • Midwest: 1,120
  • South: 1,695
  • West: 473

69% of Cheektowaga residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 86% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 56% lived in New York.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 164
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 40
  • 5th and 6th grade: 206
  • 7th and 8th grade: 819
  • 9th grade: 536
  • 10th grade: 894
  • 11th grade: 736
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 993
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 9,224
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,206
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,515
  • Associate degree: 2,461
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,052
  • Master's degree: 830
  • Professional school degree: 291
  • Doctorate degree: 125

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 157
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 78
  • 5th and 6th grade: 328
  • 7th and 8th grade: 1,562
  • 9th grade: 985
  • 10th grade: 1,572
  • 11th grade: 754
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 1,099
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 11,704
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,989
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,266
  • Associate degree: 3,296
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,200
  • Master's degree: 1,240
  • Professional school degree: 358
  • Doctorate degree: 137

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.2%Males
  • 2.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 4.3%Males
  • 9.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 5.7%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 5.8%Males
  • 2.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 11.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 6.1%Males
  • 9.0%Females
Cheektowaga marital status for males
Cheektowaga marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 21,846
  • One, attached: 708
  • Two: 6,691
  • 3 or 4: 2,327
  • 5 to 9: 1,385
  • 10 to 19: 1,375
  • 20 to 49: 111
  • 50 or more: 301
  • Mobile homes: 1,079

Median worth of mobile homes: $33,200

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Cheektowaga:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 97.6%Utility gas
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Electricity

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 87.0%Utility gas
  • 9.4%Electricity
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 924
Here:

11.7%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 335
Here:

9.4%
New York:

13.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 728
Here:

21.5%
New York:

38.2%

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)