Sloan, New York

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Sloan strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New York):

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Short Commute Times
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Top 16% Sloan Short Commute Times
Public Transportation Use
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Top 17% Sloan Public Transportation Use

Comparative Profile of Sloan, New York

Comparing Sloan to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New York (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Senior Citizens 9 10
Age of the Population 9 9
Female Share of the Population 7 8
Well-Paid Single Women 6 2
Well-Paid Single Men 6 3
Male Share of the Population 4 3
Racial Diversity 3 1
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 2 3
Average Household Size 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People in Middle Class or Better 6 3
People Above Poverty 5 4
Median Family Income 5 2
College Educated Adults 3 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 4
Short Commute Times 8 9
Walking and Biking to Work 7 6
Working at Home 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 9 9
Affordability of Rents 4 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 3
Housing Recently Built 2 4
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 1
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 8

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Sloan Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 2 miles W of Cheektowaga, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 4 miles E of Buffalo, New York
County Erie
Metro Area Buffalo - Niagara Falls
Standard Zip Codes 14212
Phone Area Codes 716
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.893
Longitude -78.794

Sloan Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 4.1 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 31 F
Apr Temp 36 to 54 F
Jul Temp 62 to 80 F
Oct Temp 43 to 59 F
Annual Precip 40.5 inches
Station COLDEN 1 N
Distance 16.7 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 30 F
Apr Temp 32 to 54 F
Jul Temp 56 to 79 F
Oct Temp 38 to 59 F
Annual Precip 47.9 inches
Station WALES
Distance 17.2 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 33 to 53 F
Jul Temp 57 to 77 F
Oct Temp 38 to 58 F
Annual Precip 42.4 inches
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Sloan Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 3,775 100%
Male 1,781 47.2%
Female 1,994 52.8%
Under 18 758 20.1%
18+ 3,017 79.9%
65+ 912 24.2%
Median Age 41.7
Average Family Size 2.89
White 3,739 99%
African-American 8 0.2%
Asian 5 0.1%
American Indian & Alaskan 5 0.1%
Other 6 0.2%
Mixed Race 12 0.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 27 0.7%

Estimated Sloan Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 3,576
Growth -199
Growth % -5.3%

Sloan Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Polish 56.3%
German 14.1%
Italian 11.6%
Irish 5.9%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 2.7%
US/American 2.1%
English 1.9%
Ukrainian 1.8%
Norwegian 0.5%
French (except Basque) 0.5%
Welsh 0.4%
French Canadian 0.4%
Brazilian 0.3%
Scotch-Irish 0.3%
Scottish 0.3%
Swedish 0.2%
Greek 0.2%
Hungarian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Sloan 3,775 $39,863
Buffalo 292,648 $30,614
Cheektowaga 79,988 $46,486
Depew 16,629 $50,021
Lackawanna 19,064 $39,237
Lancaster 11,188 $53,514
West Seneca 45,943 $54,164
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