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Demographics

People

Total Population16,047
Male Share of the Population47.9%
Female Share of the Population52.1%
Senior Citizens22.7%
Employed Population 16+7,714
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married49.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher36.9%
Median Earnings25+$43,986
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,240
Median Earnings With High School Degree$37,075

Wealth

Median Family Income$84,713
% Above Poverty Level94.7%
% Below Poverty Level5.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home3.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.5%
% Using Public Transportation0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone34%
Median Gross Rent$779
Median House Value$163,600

Ancestry

Italian26.8%
German18.8%
Irish15.7%
English11.6%
Polish11.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.4%
French Except Basque5.2%
Scottish2.4%
Dutch1.4%
Swedish1.4%
Hungarian1.1%
Norwegian1%
Austrian0.9%
Russian0.8%
Arab0.8%
Lebanese0.7%
Ukrainian0.6%
Slovak0.6%
Swiss0.6%
Welsh0.5%
US/American0.4%
Greek0.3%
Croatian0.3%
Czech0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Syrian0.1%
West Indian0.1%
Jamaican0.1%
Australian0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Guyanese0.1%
Icelander0.1%
Canadian0.1%
Danishn0.1%
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Lewiston Almanac

CategoryValue
County Niagara County
Standard Zip Codes14092
Phone Area Codes716
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude43.17
Approximate Longitude-79.04

Lewiston Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationNIAGARA FALLS INT'L AP
Distance6.6 miles
Jan Temp17 to 32 F
Apr Temp35 to 55 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp40 to 60 F
Annual Precip33.9 inches
StationLOCKPORT 3 S
Distance18 miles
Jan Temp17 to 32 F
Apr Temp35 to 57 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp42 to 60 F
Annual Precip37 inches
StationLOCKPORT 4 NE
Distance20.4 miles
Jan Temp17 to 32 F
Apr Temp36 to 55 F
Jul Temp60 to 81 F
Oct Temp41 to 60 F
Annual Precip36.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Grand Island20,735$92,627
Niagara Falls49,180$44,568
North Tonawanda30,935$66,466
Ransomville1,644$70,694
Tonawanda14,991$69,298
Youngstown1,862$75,833

Lewiston Public Libraries

Lewiston Public Library
305 SOUTH EIGHTH STREET
Lewiston, New York
(716) 754-4720

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Lewiston Hospitals

Mount St. Mary's Hospital
(Non-profit)
5300 Military Rd
(716) 297-4800

Lewiston Public Schools

Tuscarora Elementary School
2015 Mt Hope Rd
ZIP: 14092
(716) 215-3671
Primary
Total Enrollment 107

Lewiston Private Schools

Sacred Heart Villa School
5269 Lewiston Rd
ZIP: 14092
Elementary
Total Enrollment 25
St Peter's Roman Catholic School
140 N 6th St
ZIP: 14092
Elementary
Total Enrollment 114
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Historic Lewiston

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The Chippewa (Niagara River) between 1900 and 1906

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The Chippewa (Niagara River) between 1900 and 1906

Niagara River at Queenston 1900 (est.)

Lewiston & Queenston Suspension bridge (Niagara River) 1900 (est.)

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