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Living in Buffalo

Buffalo has an average Walk Score of 65 with 261,310 residents.

Buffalo has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

The most walkable Buffalo neighborhoods are Central Business District, Allen and Columbus.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Buffalo, NY

Buffalo is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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Canisius High School

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Buffalo City Hall

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Buffalo.

Buffalo Apartments for Rent

View all Buffalo apartments on a map. The average rent is $950 and the average home price is $88,500.

Rental info for Ellicott Development Company in the Buffalo area
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Walk Score 97
Rental info for The Belesario and Bellasara in the Buffalo area
from $1,620
1 bed
Walk Score 93
Rental info for 10 Symphony Circle in the Buffalo area
from $890
Studio
Walk Score 89
Rental info for Bethune Lofts in the Buffalo area
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1 bed
Walk Score 51
Rental info for The Commodore and Sherwood in the Buffalo area
from $730
Studio
Walk Score 75
Rental info for The Graystone Hotel in the Buffalo area
from $750
Studio
Walk Score 88
Rental info for Buffalo Apartments Niagara in the Buffalo area
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Studio
Walk Score 57
Rental info for Delaware Park Apartments in the Buffalo area
from $885
1 bed
Walk Score 47

To view Buffalo homes for sale sorted by Walk Score, visit Trulia.com.

Buffalo Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Central Business District 93 71 63 1,554
2 Allen 92 66 58 3,362
3 Columbus 87 69 66 2,823
4 Grant Ferry 85 54 44 8,408
5 Bryant 85 61 65 6,506
6 Front Park 83 55 45 13,281
7 Lakeview 82 61 56 3,626
8 Forest 76 52 57 8,836
9 Masten Park 75 60 62 2,885
10 Delaware - West Ferry 75 61 65 5,856
11 Willert Park 73 61 52 5,521
12 Cold Springs 72 60 57 853
13 Albright 71 56 67 2,476
14 Waterfront 70 67 78 1,622
15 North Delaware 70 48 55 2,366
16 University 70 58 55 4,889
17 Broadway - Fillmore 70 50 55 6,207
18 Cazenovia Park 69 36 49 5,663
19 North Park 69 43 53 14,594
20 LaSalle 69 54 51 10,463
21 Medical Park 69 57 55 2,256
22 Black Rock 69 50 52 8,091
23 Kingsley 68 55 54 3,060
24 Emslie 68 50 52 1,459
25 State Hospital 67 52 59 514
26 Riverside Park 67 47 61 11,003
27 Abbott McKinley 66 43 54 6,951
28 Perry 65 57 52 885
29 Kensington 64 48 49 10,032
30 South Abbott 62 32 53 3,799
31 MLK Park 61 54 46 3,425
32 Johnson 61 51 48 894
33 Parkside 61 53 57 2,810
34 Triangle 60 44 48 4,081
35 Starin Central 60 53 52 5,340
36 Hamlin Park 60 58 51 6,371
37 Military 58 48 54 4,157
38 South Ellicott 57 51 53 2,216
39 Park Meadow 57 52 63 3,666
40 South Park 56 34 51 6,742
41 Kenfield 56 46 47 7,244
42 Buffalo State 56 53 69 1,425
43 Leroy 55 54 51 5,177
44 Seneca 54 43 44 3,229
45 Schiller Park 54 46 47 10,336
46 Lovejoy 53 41 49 7,536
47 Grider 53 50 46 5,880
48 Kaisertown 52 38 49 5,541
49 Genesee Moselle 52 50 44 4,385
50 Emerson 51 47 45 2,390
51 Tifft 49 44 43 886
52 Delaware Park 45 55 55 1,597
53 Babcock 45 46 50 3,779
54 First Ward 34 42 48 1,910

Eating & Drinking

There are about 850 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Buffalo.

People in Buffalo can walk to an average of 2 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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The Pink

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Cathode Ray

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thumbnail for Canisius High SchoolCanisius High School is a private, Jesuit institution that has been a Buffalo tradition since the 1870s. Its campus in the Delaware-West Ferry neighborhood was established in 1944.

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Transit Score of Buffalo, NY

Buffalo has Good Transit

Many nearby public transportation options. Find Buffalo apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Buffalo has good public transportation and about 41 bus and 1 light rail lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Buffalo on public transit.

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Buffalo has about 7 car shares from RelayRides and Zipcar.

Neighborhood Guides

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Bike Score of Buffalo, NY

Buffalo is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Catholic Academy West Buffalo

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617 Main St

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US Federal Courthouse

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Allen St

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521 Virginia Street UNIT 4 , Buffalo - Zero BR

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Canterbury Court Apartments, Buffalo

thumbnail for Buffalo City HallBuffalo has one of the most beautiful city halls in the country. You can visit the top.

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on Buffalo City Hall

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Resetarits Construction

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Unity Church of Practical Christianity

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Gromo Institute And Research Center

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Milburn House Site

thumbnail for Catholic Academy West BuffaloOffering Catholic education for grades Pre-K through 8, the school was established in 1988, and is comprised of eleven member parishes from the greater Buffalo area.

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on Catholic Academy West Buffalo

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Courier Capital Corporation

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City of Buffalo Fire Department

thumbnail for 617 Main StIf you like historic architecture, Buffalo is a great place to visit.

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