With a median income of $46,301 and an average price of $130.87 per month for a storage unit, renting storage for a year in 14217 Buffalo would require 3.4% of a median earner's annual income. This ratio of storage price to median income is very high compared to other ZIP codes nationally, ranking in at the 83rd percentile, which can allow us to conclude that storage in the 14217 is relatively expensive for most of its residents. In comparison to other ZIP codes in New York, storage as a percent of median income is moderately expensive, ranking in at the 69th percentile.
There are 10,837 households in 14217 Buffalo and approximately 30 storage units, meaning there are 0.00277 units per household. When compared to the ratio of units-to-households in other ZIP codes nationwide, 14217 has moderately low coverage, ranking in at the 30th percentile, which could make it less easy to find a unit here than elsewhere. 14217 has a somewhat-low number of units per household when compared to other ZIPs in New York, ranking at the 37th percentile. If you're searching for storage here, you may want to expand your search.
In terms of the number of people living in 14217, the ZIP code has a population of 24,765. With a total of 3,625 square feet of storage space in the ZIP, there are 0.15sqft of storage per person. This is a moderately-low number of square feet per person compared to other ZIP codes nationwide, placing in the 27th percentile. In terms of other ZIP codes in New York, 14217 ranks at the 37th percentile, meaning it has somewhat-low coverage compared to other ZIP codes in the state.