Cheektowaga Erie County, New York

Cheektowaga: Town in Erie County, New York, United States

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Cheektowaga is a town located in the county of Erie in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 88,226 and a population density of 2,992 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 85,884 inhabitants.

The town was created 182 years ago in 1838.


Cheektowaga is located at 42°54'12"N 78°45'17"W (42.9033900, -78.7547500).

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Cheektowaga Quick Facts

Population : 85,884 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Erie County
Postal code : 14225–14227
Phone Area Codes : 716
Area : 29.49 km2
Altitude : 662 feet / 201.8 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1839 (182 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 05:25:27 (2nd August 2021)
Density : 2,912 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -2.73% (2010-2019)


According to census records, the population of Cheektowaga decreased by 2.73% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 88,226 - census
2011 88,016 -0.24% estimation process
2012 87,780 -0.27% estimation process
2013 87,715 -0.07% estimation process
2014 87,636 -0.09% estimation process
2015 87,194 -0.51% estimation process
2016 86,715 -0.55% estimation process
2017 86,417 -0.34% estimation process
2018 86,194 -0.26% estimation process
2019 85,884 -0.36% estimation process

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People born in Cheektowaga (5)

People born in Cheektowaga, including actress Chelsea Noble, ten-pin bowler Liz Johnson, soccer player Randy Pikuzinski, you can see a list of people who born in Cheektowaga.


College & universities near Cheektowaga

Code Name City ZIP
485014 Empire Beauty School-Buffalo Cheektowaga (NY) 14225-5177
197142 Villa Maria College Buffalo (NY) 14225-3999
439622 Erie 1 BOCES West Seneca (NY) 14224
441618 Leon Studio One School of Beauty Knowledge Williamsville (NY) 14221
190725 Daemen College Amherst (NY) 14226-3592

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Cheektowaga

Code Name Address Type
BUF Buffalo–Depew station 55 Dick Road RAIL
BFX Buffalo–Exchange Street 75 Exchange Street RAIL
NFL Niagara Falls Station and Customhouse Interpretive Center 27th St. and Lockport Rd. RAIL
DUK Dunkirk, New York 411 Central Ave. BUS
FDN Fredonia, New York 1 State University of New York BUS

Other cities in Erie County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Erie County , NY. (more)

City Name Population Title
Buffalo 255,284 County seat city in Erie County, New York, USA
Amherst 126,082 Town in New York, United States
Tonawanda 71,675 City in the state of New York, USA
Mount Vernon 67,345 City in Westchester County, New York, United States
West Seneca 45,224 Town in Erie County, New York
Brighton 35,928 Town in Monroe County, New York, USA
Clarence 32,906 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
East Amherst 24,914
Grand Island 21,420 Town in New York
Lackawanna 17,720 City in New York, USA
Kenmore 15,020 City in Erie County, New York, United States of America
Eggertsville 15,019
Depew 15,011 City in Creek County, Oklahoma, United States of America
Elma 11,775 City in New York, United States of America
Lancaster 10,109 Town in Erie County, New York
Hamburg 9,712 Town in Erie County, New York, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Cheektowaga distances to largest New York cities

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