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Cheektowaga,NY index of house prices

Total population: 75,178 (All urban)

Houses: 35,192 (32,626 occupied: 22,568 owner occupied, 10,058 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

31%
State:

47%

Housing density: 1,383 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $250,783.

Median contract rent in 2016: $467 (lower quartile is $394, upper quartile is $579)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $765


Median gross rent in Cheektowaga, NY in 2016: $569

Housing units in Cheektowaga with a mortgage: 13,728 (217 second mortgage, 1,502 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 8,840

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $62,885

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $42,101

Median monthly housing costs: $818


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Cheektowaga, New York Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $106,900 (it was $81,500 in 2000)
Cheektowaga:

$106,900
New York:

$302,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $83,600 - $138,400

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $118,240
Here:

$118,240
State:

$357,272

Townhouses or other attached units: $186,707
Here:

$186,707
State:

$568,104

In 2-unit structures: $126,753
Here:

$126,753
State:

$561,049

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $179,394
Here:

$179,394
State:

$650,258

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $186,738
Here:

$186,738
State:

$816,667

Mobile homes: $57,427
Here:

$57,427
State:

$72,941
Median year house/condo built: 1961

Median year apartment built: 1961

Household type by relationship:

Households: 73,199
  • In family households: 54,487 (8,281 male householders, 9,715 female householders)
    11,012 spouses, 19,993 children (19,245 natural, 464 adopted, 284 stepchildren), 1,004 grandchildren, 1,638 brothers or sisters, 468 parents, 614 other relatives, 1,762 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 17,483 (6,767 male householders (5,062 living alone)), 7,863 female householders (7,070 living alone)), 2,853 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,229

Size of family households: 8,826 2-persons, 4,412 3-persons, 3,063 4-persons, 1,127 5-persons, 495 6-persons, 73 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 12,132 1-person, 2,358 2-persons, 140 3-persons.

7,428 married couples with children.
5,457 single-parent households (915 men, 4,542 women).

91.7% of residents of Cheektowaga speak English at home.
2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (73% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
3.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (74% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).
1.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (62% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
1.2% of residents speak other language at home (77% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 1% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 3,741 (5.1%)
(61.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

3.8

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1711 bedroom
  • 3,8702 bedrooms
  • 13,8583 bedrooms
  • 3,6454 bedrooms
  • 1,0245+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population

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

  • 180no bedroom
  • 2,1351 bedroom
  • 5,2302 bedrooms
  • 1,6793 bedrooms
  • 8004 bedrooms
  • 345+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 902no vehicle
  • 9,2621 vehicle
  • 9,2162 vehicles
  • 2,5333 vehicles
  • 5494 vehicles
  • 1065+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population

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

  • 1,854no vehicle
  • 6,4351 vehicle
  • 1,3752 vehicles
  • 2813 vehicles
  • 1134 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 2003 rooms
  • 1,5354 rooms
  • 6,2185 rooms
  • 7,5666 rooms
  • 3,6487 rooms
  • 2,1478 rooms
  • 1,2549+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population

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

  • 1801 room
  • 4362 rooms
  • 1,4443 rooms
  • 3,5754 rooms
  • 2,5195 rooms
  • 8486 rooms
  • 3977 rooms
  • 5458 rooms
  • 1149+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga 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 ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Cheektowaga, NY household income distribution

  • Cheektowaga, NY household income distribution
  • 1,704Less than $10,000
  • 1,950$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,544$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1,790$20,000 to $24,999
  • 2,128$25,000 to $29,999
  • 2,216$30,000 to $34,999
  • 2,181$35,000 to $39,999
  • 2,218$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,184$45,000 to $49,999
  • 4,040$50,000 to $59,999
  • 3,502$60,000 to $74,999
  • 3,574$75,000 to $99,999
  • 2,168$100,000 to $124,999
  • 942$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,199$150,000 to $199,999
  • 286$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Cheektowaga, NY

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Cheektowaga, NY
  • 94Less than $10,000
  • 201$10,000 to $14,999
  • 139$15,000 to $19,999
  • 101$20,000 to $24,999
  • 50$25,000 to $29,999
  • 110$30,000 to $34,999
  • 55$35,000 to $39,999
  • 337$40,000 to $49,999
  • 511$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,023$60,000 to $69,999
  • 1,752$70,000 to $79,999
  • 2,660$80,000 to $89,999
  • 2,634$90,000 to $99,999
  • 4,938$100,000 to $124,999
  • 3,427$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,772$150,000 to $174,999
  • 621$175,000 to $199,999
  • 421$200,000 to $249,999
  • 174$250,000 to $299,999
  • 167$300,000 to $399,999
  • 40$400,000 to $499,999
  • 80$500,000 to $749,999
  • 46$750,000 to $999,999
  • 31$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 3$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 8$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Cheektowaga, NY

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Cheektowaga, NY
  • 26$100 to $149
  • 320$200 to $249
  • 62$300 to $349
  • 299$350 to $399
  • 154$400 to $449
  • 273$450 to $499
  • 758$500 to $549
  • 969$550 to $599
  • 605$600 to $649
  • 884$650 to $699
  • 737$700 to $749
  • 1,015$750 to $799
  • 2,385$800 to $899
  • 679$900 to $999
  • 605$1,000 to $1,249
  • 287No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 8592010 or later
  • 7582000 to 2009
  • 5851990 to 1999
  • 4271980 to 1989
  • 2981970 to 1979
  • 1,916Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Cheektowaga population
Cheektowaga commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 1,680
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,386
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 6,401
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 8,155
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 8,253
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 2,709
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 3,384
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 671
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 369
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 994
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 467
  • 90 or more minutes: 317
Cheektowaga, NY Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 96.0%
Number of people working at home: 668 (1.8% of all workers)

Cheektowaga mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 33,703 (84%)
  • Carpooled: 3,164 (8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,640 (4%)
  • Ferryboat: 62 (0%)
  • Taxi: 357 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 151 (0%)
  • Walked: 495 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 668 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Polish: 11,806
 German: 4,744
 Italian: 3,609
 Irish: 2,128
 American: 1,518
 English: 547
 African: 249
 Arab: 230
 European: 230
 Jamaican: 228
 Ukrainian: 223
 Scottish: 173
 Hungarian: 143
 French (except Basque): 122
 Dutch: 119
 Yugoslavian: 97
 Russian: 90
 Greek: 88
 French Canadian: 67
 Scotch-Irish: 53
 Welsh: 43
 Swedish: 40
 Austrian: 38
 Serbian: 38
 Canadian: 34
 Estonian: 30
 Jordanian: 27
 Pennsylvania German: 26
 Czechoslovakian: 26
 Armenian: 23
 Finnish: 23
 Slovak: 23
 Danish: 22
 British: 20
 Norwegian: 20
 West Indian: 19
 Swiss: 16
 Macedonian: 14
 Eastern European: 14
 Latvian: 13
 Barbadian: 12
 Turkish: 11
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 11
 Lebanese: 10
 Brazilian: 9
 British West Indian: 9
 Portuguese: 8
 Slavic: 7
 Slovene: 7
 Haitian: 7
 Scandinavian: 6
 Bulgarian: 5
 Egyptian: 4
 Croatian: 2

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

  • 12%India
  • 10%Poland
  • 9%Canada
  • 6%Jamaica
  • 5%Germany
  • 5%Italy
  • 4%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan

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

  • This state: 63,501
  • Other state: 5,166
  • Northeast: 1,042
  • Midwest: 1,043
  • South: 1,914
  • West: 1,167

91% of Cheektowaga residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 63% lived in New York.

Cheektowaga:

90.8%
State average:

89.4%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 158
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 134
  • 5th and 6th grade: 13
  • 7th and 8th grade: 151
  • 9th grade: 150
  • 10th grade: 271
  • 11th grade: 363
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 360
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 9,353
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,710
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,580
  • Associate degree: 2,916
  • Bachelor's degree: 4,172
  • Master's degree: 1,403
  • Professional school degree: 288
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 136
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 78
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 560
  • 9th grade: 111
  • 10th grade: 433
  • 11th grade: 264
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 354
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 11,359
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,818
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,743
  • Associate degree: 3,827
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,781
  • Master's degree: 2,182
  • Professional school degree: 120
  • Doctorate degree: 225

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 2.6%Males
  • 3.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 16.6%Males
  • 4.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 25.8%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 2.9%Males
  • 6.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 13.5%Males
  • 6.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 11.8%Males
  • 10.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 11.7%Males
  • 4.6%Females
Cheektowaga marital status for males
Cheektowaga marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 21,045
  • One, attached: 502
  • Two: 5,525
  • 3 or 4: 3,052
  • 5 to 9: 2,025
  • 10 to 19: 1,076
  • 20 to 49: 81
  • 50 or more: 785
  • Mobile homes: 1,101

Median worth of mobile homes: $27,600

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.9%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 3.9%

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:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Cheektowaga
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (96.9%)
  • Electricity (1.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.5%)
  • Wood (0.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)
  • Utility gas (80.9%)
  • Electricity (14.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.8%)
  • No fuel used (0.8%)
  • Other fuel (0.6%)
  • Wood (0.1%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 703
Here:

10.9%
New York:

14.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 397
Here:

16.5%
New York:

13.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 1,259
Here:

29.4%
New York:

34.3%

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)