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People

Total Population 483
Male Share of the Population 44.3%
Female Share of the Population 55.7%
Senior Citizens 12.8%
Employed Population 16+ 246
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 54.7%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 22.8%
Median Earnings25+ $32,107
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $31,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree $32,188

Wealth

Median Family Income $58,750
% Above Poverty Level 87.9%
% Below Poverty Level 12.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 3.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 26.7%
Median Gross Rent $579
Median House Value $86,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 24.8%
US/American 0%
English 19%
Irish 8.9%

Buffalo Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 13 miles E of Springfield, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 96 miles NE of St. Louis, Missouri
County Sangamon
Metro Area Springfield
Standard Zip Codes 62515
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.852
Longitude -89.408

Buffalo Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SPRINGFIELD CAPITAL AP
Distance 14.6 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 33 F
Apr Temp 42 to 63 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 67 F
Annual Precip 35.5 inches
Station LINCOLN
Distance 21 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 33 F
Apr Temp 39 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 41 to 67 F
Annual Precip 38.3 inches
Station MOWEAQUA
Distance 25.8 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 34 F
Apr Temp 41 to 64 F
Jul Temp 64 to 88 F
Oct Temp 42 to 68 F
Annual Precip 37.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Buffalo, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Buffalo Hart (62515)

Lanesville (62515)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

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Location Population Median Family Income
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Student/teacher ratio: 13.3

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