Colden, NY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 3,323. Estimated population in July 2005: 3,349 (+0.8% change)
Males: 1,683 (50.6%), Females: 1,640 (49.4%)

Erie County

Zip code: 14033

Median resident age: 39.6 years
Median household income: $47,230 (year 2000)
Median house value: $105,500 (year 2000)

Races in Colden:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.6%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (42.6%), Polish (21.3%), Irish (17.2%), English (13.1%), Italian (10.3%), Scottish (4.0%).

Population

For population 25 years and over in Colden

  • High school or higher: 93.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 22.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.8%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 27.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Colden town

  • Never married: 20.9%
  • Now married: 63.7%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

3.8% Foreign born (1.9% Europe, 1.5% North America).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Colden:

  • BERTRAND CHAFFEE HOSPITAL (about 9 miles; SPRINGVILLE, NY)
  • OUR LADY OF VICTORY (about 16 miles; LACKAWANNA, NY)
  • MERCY HOSPITAL (about 17 miles; BUFFALO, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Colden:

  • BUFFALO NIAGARA INTL (about 20 miles; BUFFALO, NY; ID: BUF)
  • NIAGARA FALLS INTL (about 36 miles; NIAGARA FALLS, NY; ID: IAG)
  • CHAUTAUQUA COUNTY/JAMESTOWN (about 52 miles; JAMESTOWN, NY; ID: JHW)
Other public-use airports nearest to Colden:

  • HEUSSLER HAMBURG (about 15 miles; HAMBURG, NY; ID: O01)
  • BUFFALO AIRFIELD (about 15 miles; BUFFALO, NY; ID: 9G0)
  • HAMBURG INC (about 16 miles; HAMBURG, NY; ID: 4G2)
Amtrak station near Colden:

  • 19 miles: BUFFALO-DEPEW (DEPEW, 55 DICK RD.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Colden:

  • ERIE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-SOUTH CAMPUS (about 10 miles; ORCHARD PARK, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,389)
  • SUNY AT BUFFALO (about 17 miles; BUFFALO, NY; FT enrollment: 21,661)
  • CANISIUS COLLEGE (about 22 miles; BUFFALO, NY; FT enrollment: 4,002)
  • D’YOUVILLE COLLEGE (about 23 miles; BUFFALO, NY; FT enrollment: 2,033)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT BUFFALO (about 24 miles; BUFFALO, NY; FT enrollment: 9,287)
  • ERIE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-NORTH CAMPUS (about 24 miles; WILLIAMSVILLE, NY; FT enrollment: 3,464)
  • SAINT BONAVENTURE UNIVERSITY (about 26 miles; ST BONAVENTURE, NY; FT enrollment: 2,538)
Public primary/middle school in Colden:

  • COLDEN ES (Students: 276; Location: 8263 BOSTON-COLDEN RD; Grades: KG – 05)