Alfred is located in west New York. Alfred is part of Allegany County. Alfred has 1.19 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Alfred population is 4,278, which has grown 8.19% since 2000. The population growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 3.26% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Alfred median household income is $20,227 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 5.10% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 35.25% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Alfred median house value is $113,000 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -29.89% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 90.79% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Alfred is much better than the state average in quality. The Alfred area code is 607.