Lackawanna SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8.5

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Lackawanna, New York Info Snack

Lackawanna is a city in Erie County, New York, United States just south of the city of Buffalo in the western part of New York state. The population was 18,141 at the 2010 census. The name derives from the Lackawanna Steel Company. It is part of the Buffalo-Niagara Falls metropolitan area. The city of Lackawanna is in the county's southwestern part and is part of the Southtowns.
Population
18,012
Unemployment
8.4%
Poverty
25.4%
Median Home
$90,100
Median Income
$35,482
Median Rent
$621

Rankings for Lackawanna in New York

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Map Of Lackawanna, NY

Population over time in Lackawanna

Year Population % Change
2017 18,012 0.1%
2016 17,992 -0.1%
2015 18,019 -0.1%
2014 18,037 -0.2%
2013 18,069 -0.3%
2012 18,116 -0.3%
2011 18,172 -0.4%
2010 18,239 -

Crime in Lackawanna Per 100k

Crime Lackawanna NY USA
Violent Crime 420.8 356.7 382.9
Murder 0.0 2.8 5.3
Robbery 129.0 101.3 98.0
Aggravated Assault 235.7 220.8 248.9
Property Crime 2003.0 1514.2 2362.0
Burglary 471.3 176.3 430.4
Larceny 1397.1 1270.3 1694.0
Car Theft 134.7 67.6 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Lackawanna

White
77.1% (13,896)
African American
7.5% (1,356)
American Indian
0.1% (23)
Asian
0.7% (127)
Hawaiian
0.1% (15)
Other
0.7% (126)
Two Or More
4.2% (754)
Hispanic
9.5% (1,715)
Race Lackawanna NY USA
White 77.1% 55.9% 61.5%
African American 7.5% 14.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 8.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.7% 0.5% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.2% 1.8% 2.3%
Hispanic 9.5% 18.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Lackawanna, New York

Less than $10,000
8.5% (153,102)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.9% (160,306)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.7% (300,800)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.1% (271,981)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.4% (295,396)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (311,607)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.1% (163,909)
$100,000 to $149,999
6.3% (113,475)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.1% (19,813)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (9,006)
Income Lackawanna NY USA
Less than $10,000 8.5% 7.1% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.9% 5.3% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.7% 9.1% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.1% 8.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.4% 11.3% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 15.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.1% 11.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 6.3% 15.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 7.2% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 8.9% 6.3%

Gender in Lackawanna

Female
52.5% (9,447)
Male
47.5% (8,564)
Gender Lackawanna NY USA
Female 52.5% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lackawanna for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.3% (1,492)
9-12th Grade
11.4% (2,044)
High School / GED
37.6% (6,770)
Some College
16.9% (3,051)
Associate's Degree
12.2% (2,190)
Bachelor's Degree
8.1% (1,461)
Master's Degree
5.0% (895)
Professional Degree
0.3% (56)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (47)
Education Lackawanna NY USA
< 9th Grade 8.3% 6.5% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 11.4% 7.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 37.6% 26.3% 27.3%
Some College 16.9% 15.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 12.2% 8.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 8.1% 19.9% 19.1%
Master's Degree 5.0% 11.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.3% 2.8% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.5% 1.4%

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