Lackawanna, Erie County, New York

Lackawanna: City in New York, USA


Lackawanna is a city located in the county of Erie in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 18,141 and a population density of 1,058 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 17,632 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Lackawanna

Population : 17,632 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New York (United States)
County : Erie County
Postal code : 14218
Phone Area Codes : 716
Area : 17.15 km2
Altitude : 623 feet / 190 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 07:25:31 (1st June 2023)
Density : 1,028 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.89% (2010-2020)
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Location of Lackawanna on New York map.
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Lackawanna is located at 42°49'32"N 78°49'24"W (42.8256100, -78.8233700).

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According to census records, the population of Lackawanna decreased by 2.89% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 18,141 - census
2011 18,090 -0.28% estimation process
2012 18,047 -0.24% estimation process
2013 18,031 -0.09% estimation process
2014 17,969 -0.35% estimation process
2015 17,962 -0.04% estimation process
2016 17,861 -0.57% estimation process
2017 17,812 -0.28% estimation process
2018 17,780 -0.18% estimation process
2019 17,720 -0.34% estimation process
2020 17,632 -0.5% estimation process

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People born in Lackawanna (17)

People born in Lackawanna, including November 11, 1934 Paula Jean Myers-Pope, actor and screenwriter Ruben Santiago-Hudson, academic and writer Michael Joyce, .


Schools in Lackawanna

College & universities near Lackawanna, NY

Code Name City ZIP
196653 Trocaire College Buffalo (NY) 14220-2094

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lackawanna, NY

Code Name Address Type
BFX Buffalo–Exchange Street 75 Exchange Street RAIL
BUF Buffalo–Depew station 55 Dick Road 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

Post offices near Lackawanna

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lackawanna Post Office Buffalo (NY) 14218

Other cities in Erie County

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

City Name Population Title
Buffalo 254,479 County seat city in Erie County, New York, USA
Amherst 120,809 Town in New York, United States
Cheektowaga 85,452 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
Hamburg 58,800 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
West Seneca 45,117 Town in Erie County, New York
Brighton 35,776 Town in Monroe County, New York, USA
Clarence 33,026 Town in Erie County, New York, United States
Grand Island 21,767 Town in New York
Kenmore 14,947 City in Erie County, New York, United States of America
Depew 14,940 City in Creek County, Oklahoma, United States of America
Tonawanda 14,755 City in the state of New York, USA
Elma 11,752 City in New York, United States of America
Lancaster 10,064 Town in Erie County, New York
Alden 9,911 City in Freeborn County, Minnesota, United States of America
Ellicott 8,223 City in Chautauqua County, New York, United States of America
Boston 8,069 Town in New York, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Lackawanna distances to largest New York cities