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Buffalo, New York Neighborhood Map

Area: 0.860 square miles

Population: 10,110

Population density:
Kensington:

11,762 people per square mile
Buffalo:

6,427 people per square mile

House/condo value distribution in Kensington in Buffalo, NY neighborhood, block, subdivision, or community

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Races in Kensington in Buffalo neighborhood in NY

Household income distribution in 2009 in Kensington in Buffalo neighborhood in NY

Median household income in 2011:
Kensington:

$40,194
Buffalo:

$29,158

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Kensington in Buffalo neighborhood in NY

Median rent in 2011:
Kensington:

$541
Buffalo:

$511

Zip codes: 14215.

Males:

4,647
Females:

5,458

Median age:
Males:
This neighborhood:

27.9 years
Whole city:

32.1 years

Females:
This neighborhood:

35.1 years
Whole city:

35.5 years


Average household size:
Kensington:

2.5 people
Buffalo:

2.3 people

Percentage of family households:
Kensington:

54.1%
Buffalo:

44.4%

Percentage of married-couple families (among all households):
Here:

25.7%
Buffalo:

24.4%

Percentage of married-couple families with children (among all households):
Kensington:

15.1%
Buffalo:

16.5%

Percentage of single-mother households (among all households):
Kensington:

28.3%
Buffalo:

21.0%

Percentage of never married males 15 years old and over:
Kensington:

22.0%
Buffalo:

25.0%

Percentage of never married females 15 years old and over:
Kensington:

28.0%
city:

24.3%

Percentage of people that speak English not well or not at all:
Kensington:

2.7%
Buffalo:

4.1%

Percentage of people born in this state:
Here:

78.7%
Buffalo:

74.2%

Percentage of people born in another U.S. state:
Kensington:

16.9%
Buffalo:

14.4%

Percentage of native residents but born outside the U.S.:
Here:

0.4%
city:

3.3%

Percentage of foreign born residents:
Here:

3.3%
Buffalo:

8.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

Rooms in owner-occupied houses/condos in Kensington:

  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 101
  • 4 rooms: 254
  • 5 rooms: 308
  • 6 rooms: 682
  • 7 rooms: 792
  • 8 rooms: 249
  • 9+ rooms: 313

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Kensington:

  • 1 room: 105
  • 2 rooms: 41
  • 3 rooms: 382
  • 4 rooms: 475
  • 5 rooms: 936
  • 6 rooms: 599
  • 7 rooms: 842
  • 8 rooms: 333
  • 9+ rooms: 307

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Kensington:

  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 269
  • 2 bedrooms: 395
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,127
  • 4 bedrooms: 539
  • 5+ bedrooms: 228

Bedrooms in renter-occupied houses and condos in Kensington:

  • no bedroom: 98
  • 1 bedroom: 537
  • 2 bedrooms: 814
  • 3 bedrooms: 573
  • 4 bedrooms: 468
  • 5+ bedrooms: 411

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in houses/condos:
This neighborhood:

1.3
Buffalo:

1.4

Average number of cars or other vehicles available in apartments:
Here:

0.7
city:

0.7

Percentage of units with a mortgage:
Kensington:

80.9%
Buffalo:

62.9%

Housing prices:

Average estimated value of detached houses in 2010 (53.8% of all units):
Kensington:

$89,294
New York:

$326,901

Average estimated value of townhouses or other attached units in 2010 (5.7% of all units):
This neighborhood:

$349,900
New York:

$445,255

Average estimated value of housing units in 2-unit structures in 2010 (33.9% of all units):
This neighborhood:

$153,882
New York:

$453,738

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 87
  • 2000 to 2004: 28
  • 1990 to 1999: 265
  • 1980 to 1989: 127
  • 1970 to 1979: 421
  • 1960 to 1969: 591
  • 1950 to 1959: 655
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,096
  • 1939 or earlier: 2,727

City-data.com crime index for city in 2010 (higher means more crime):
City:

692.4
U.S. average:

266.4

Time Leaving Home for Work in Kensington in Buffalo neighborhood in NY

Commute time to work in Kensington in Buffalo neighborhood in NY

Occupations of males:

Percentage of males in management occupations (except farmers):
Here:

6.0%
city:

6.2%

Percentage of males in business and financial operations occupations:
Here:

5.3%
city:

3.3%

Percentage of males in computer and mathematical occupations:
Here:

2.3%
city:

2.1%

Percentage of males in community and social services occupations:
Here:

2.1%
city:

2.1%

Percentage of males in education, training, and library occupations:
Here:

4.6%
city:

5.0%

Percentage of males in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:
Here:

1.1%
city:

1.7%

Percentage of males in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
Here:

1.7%
city:

2.8%

Percentage of males in service occupations:
Here:

37.3%
city:

21.5%

Percentage of males in sales and office occupations:
Here:

8.2%
city:

19.8%

Percentage of males in farming, fishing, and forestry occupations:
Here:

1.4%
city:

0.1%

Percentage of males in construction, extraction, and maintenance occupations:
Here:

7.6%
city:

6.7%

Percentage of males in production occupations:
Here:

11.0%
city:

9.8%

Percentage of males in transportation occupations:
Here:

4.3%
city:

6.1%

Occupations of females:

Percentage of females in management occupations (except farmers):
Here:

9.6%
city:

5.3%

Percentage of females in business and financial operations occupations:
Here:

2.9%
city:

3.7%

Percentage of females in computer and mathematical occupations:
Here:

1.8%
city:

0.9%

Percentage of females in community and social services occupations:
Here:

5.0%
city:

3.5%

Percentage of females in education, training, and library occupations:
Here:

7.9%
city:

9.7%

Percentage of females in healthcare practitioners and technical occupations:
Here:

7.3%
city:

8.0%

Percentage of females in service occupations:
Here:

30.0%
city:

25.4%

Percentage of females in sales and office occupations:
Here:

22.7%
city:

30.8%

Percentage of females in production occupations:
Here:

3.3%
city:

4.7%

Percentage of females in transportation occupations:
Here:

7.2%
city:

2.4%

Percentage of females in material moving occupations:
Here:

1.6%
city:

1.1%

Percentage of people 16-64 in Armed Forces:
Kensington:

0.0%
Buffalo:

0.1%

Education in this neighborhood (subdivision or community):

Percentage of people 3 years and older in K-12 schools:
Kensington:

36.8%
Buffalo:

17.6%

Percentage of people 3 years and older in undgraduate colleges:
Kensington:

10.8%
Buffalo:

9.3%

Percentage of people 3 years and older in grad. or professional schools:
Kensington:

4.5%
Buffalo:

1.6%

Percentage of students K-12 enrolled in private schools:
Kensington:

32.1%
Buffalo:

12.4%

Percentage of population below poverty level:
Kensington:

30.9%
Buffalo:

30.9%

Median year owner moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Kensington:

1992
Buffalo:

1995

Median year renter moved in (as recorded in 2010):
Kensington:

2001
Buffalo:

2005

Percentage of married-couple families with both working:
Kensington:

104.1%
Buffalo:

53.3%

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (66%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • No fuel used (7%)
  • Coal or coke (4%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)


Limited-access highways (interstate or state) in this neighborhood:

State Hwy 33 (Kensington Expy)
Length: 0.21 miles
Direction: E-W

Roads and streets:

Eggert Rd
Length: 1.11 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 314 to 781
Suffolk St
Length: 1.08 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 382 to 905
Kensington Ave
Length: 1.08 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1128 to 1562
Davidson Ave
Length: 0.96 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 19 to 399
Orleans St
Length: 0.95 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 493
Millicent Ave
Length: 0.79 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 85 to 400
Phyllis Ave
Length: 0.79 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 87 to 399
Hastings Ave
Length: 0.79 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 88 to 399
Tarkio Pl
Length: 0.75 miles
Directions: E-W, N-S, SE-NW
Hewitt Ave
Length: 0.51 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 371 to 599
Highgate Ave
Length: 0.51 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 451 to 699
Winspear Ave
Length: 0.51 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 419 to 699
Shirley Ave
Length: 0.51 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 369 to 599
Lasalle Ave
Length: 0.51 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 571 to 799
Rounds Ave
Length: 0.51 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 71 to 299
Minnesota Ave
Length: 0.51 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 500 to 699
Lisbon Ave
Length: 0.51 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 469 to 699
Dartmouth Ave
Length: 0.51 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 371 to 599
Martha Ave
Length: 0.50 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 82 to 399
Westminster Ave
Length: 0.47 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 80 to 299
Bickford Ave
Length: 0.46 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 199
Huntley Rd
Length: 0.41 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 203
Burke Dr
Length: 0.36 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 130
Treehaven Rd
Length: 0.35 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 119
Kay St
Length: 0.34 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 17 to 299
Leonard St
Length: 0.32 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 199
Stockbridge Ave
Length: 0.32 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 469 to 600
Fennimore Ave
Length: 0.31 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 199
Bame Ave
Length: 0.29 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 199
Roosevelt Ave
Length: 0.29 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 82 to 202
Godfrey St
Length: 0.28 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 199
W Cleveland Dr
Length: 0.26 miles
Directions: E-W, SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 99
Gail Ave
Length: 0.21 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 84
Croy Ave
Length: 0.20 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 46 to 199
Berkshire Ave
Length: 0.19 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 472 to 599
Alice Ave
Length: 0.18 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99
Eldon Rd
Length: 0.15 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99
Roswell Rd
Length: 0.14 miles
Directions: N-S, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99
Janet St
Length: 0.14 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99
Woodley Rd
Length: 0.14 miles
Direction: N-S
Address range: 1 to 99
New Southgate Rd
Length: 0.12 miles
Directions: E-W, SE-NW
Address range: 1 to 99
Edison Ave
Length: 0.09 miles
Direction: N-S
E Amherst St
Length: 0.06 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 770 to 804
Edith St
Length: 0.05 miles
Direction: E-W
Address range: 1 to 99
Cleveland Dr
Length: 0.00 miles
Direction: SW-NE
Address range: 1 to 11

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