Cheektowaga Northwest, New York

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Cheektowaga Northwest
Former CDP
Cheektowaga Northwest is located in New York
Cheektowaga Northwest
Cheektowaga Northwest
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 42°56′29″N 78°47′26″W / 42.94139°N 78.79056°W / 42.94139; -78.79056Coordinates: 42°56′29″N 78°47′26″W / 42.94139°N 78.79056°W / 42.94139; -78.79056
Country United States
State New York
Counties Erie
Town Cheektowaga
 • Land 6.90 sq mi (17.87 km2)
Population (1960)
 • Total 52,362
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 14225
Area code(s) 716
FIPS code 36-15022 [1]

Cheektowaga Northwest was a census-designated place within the northwestern part of the town of Cheektowaga in Erie County, New York during the 1960 United States Census.[2] The population recorded was 52,362.[3] The census area dissolved in 1970, however the census area became part of Cheektowaga CDP in 1980, when the CDP recorded a population of 92,145.[4] The ZIP code serving the area is 14225.


Located at approximately 42.941599 north and 78.790565 west, the census area of Cheektowaga Northwest was bounded by the city of Buffalo to the west and the CDP of Eggertsville to the north.[5] The land area of the CDP was 6.9 square miles.[6]

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