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Living in Buffalo

Buffalo has an average Walk Score of 68 with 261,310 residents.

Buffalo has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

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

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Walk Score of Buffalo, NY

Buffalo is Somewhat Walkable

Some errands can be accomplished on foot.

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The Pink

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617 Main St

Some errands can be accomplished on foot in Buffalo.

Buffalo Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Allen 93 66 58 3,362
2 Central Business District 92 71 64 1,554
3 Bryant 87 61 66 6,506
4 Columbus 86 70 68 2,823
5 Grant Ferry 86 54 56 8,408
6 Front Park 85 55 59 13,281
7 Lakeview 83 61 70 3,626
8 Forest 79 53 62 8,836
9 Delaware - West Ferry 78 61 66 5,856
10 Masten Park 75 60 62 2,885
11 Willert Park 74 61 53 5,521
12 Waterfront 73 67 79 1,622
13 Cold Springs 73 60 57 853
14 North Park 73 43 53 14,594
15 Albright 73 56 67 2,476
16 North Delaware 71 48 54 2,366
17 Broadway - Fillmore 71 50 56 6,207
18 Medical Park 71 57 56 2,256
19 Black Rock 70 50 53 8,091
20 LaSalle 70 54 52 10,463
21 Emslie 70 50 53 1,459
22 Parkside 69 54 56 2,810
23 State Hospital 68 52 63 514
24 Kingsley 68 55 54 3,060
25 Starin Central 68 53 52 5,340
26 Abbott McKinley 67 44 56 6,951
27 Riverside Park 67 47 64 11,003
28 Cazenovia Park 67 36 50 5,663
29 Perry 67 57 57 885
30 University 66 58 55 4,889
31 Kensington 63 48 50 10,032
32 Triangle 63 44 50 4,081
33 South Abbott 63 32 54 3,799
34 Johnson 62 51 50 894
35 Hamlin Park 61 58 51 6,371
36 Leroy 61 54 50 5,177
37 South Ellicott 61 50 54 2,216
38 MLK Park 61 54 48 3,425
39 Kenfield 59 46 49 7,244
40 Park Meadow 59 52 63 3,666
41 Buffalo State 59 54 71 1,425
42 Military 59 49 56 4,157
43 Schiller Park 58 46 46 10,336
44 Lovejoy 57 41 47 7,536
45 South Park 56 34 52 6,742
46 Genesee Moselle 56 50 45 4,385
47 Seneca 55 43 46 3,229
48 Kaisertown 54 38 46 5,541
49 Emerson 54 47 45 2,390
50 Tifft 51 44 44 886
51 Grider 50 50 47 5,880
52 Babcock 46 46 49 3,779
53 Delaware Park 45 55 56 1,597
54 First Ward 41 42 49 1,910

Eating & Drinking

There are about 946 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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Cathode Ray

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Gabriel's Gate

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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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on Canisius High School

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

Thinking of renting an apartment or buying in Buffalo? Ask our neighborhood guides a question.

Bike Score of Buffalo, NY

Buffalo is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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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

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Resetarits Construction

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Unity Church of Practical Christianity

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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Gromo Institute And Research Center

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Milburn House Site

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Courier Capital Corporation

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City of Buffalo Fire Department

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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Anton's

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646 Main St

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Antique Man

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

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on 617 Main St

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