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Living in Allen Buffalo

Allen is the most walkable neighborhood in Buffalo with 3,362 residents.

Allen has good public transportation and is somewhat bikeable.

Nearby neighborhoods: Bryant, Columbus, Lakeview, Central Business District, Front Park, Willert Park and Waterfront.

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Walk Score of Allen, Buffalo, NY

Allen is a Walker’s Paradise

Daily errands do not require a car.

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The Pink

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Allen St

Daily errands do not require a car in Allen Buffalo.

Allen is the most walkable neighborhood in Buffalo with a Walk Score of 93.

Find apartments in Buffalo's most walkable neighborhoods: Allen, Central Business District and Bryant.

Allen Neighborhood Ranking

Compare Allen to other 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

Eating & Drinking

There are about 146 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Allen.

People in Allen can walk to an average of 17 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 Allen StThe corner of Elmwood and Allen, Buffalo's two most happenin' streets

Bridget McNally
on Allen St

Transit Score of Allen, Buffalo, NY

Allen has Good Transit

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

Public Transit Routes

Allen has good public transportation and about 13 bus and 1 light rail lines passing through it.

Transit Time

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

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Cathode Ray

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Antique Man

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Allen St

Bike Score of Allen, Buffalo, NY

Allen is Bikeable

Some bike infrastructure.

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Photo of 521 Virginia Street UNIT 4 , Buffalo - Zero BR in Allen, Buffalo

521 Virginia Street UNIT 4 , Buffalo - Zero BR

Photo of Antique Man in Allen, Buffalo

Antique Man

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Allen St

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Theatre of Youth

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Plaza Suites

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Rick Cycle Shop

thumbnail for 521 Virginia Street UNIT 4 , Buffalo - Zero BRMulti-tenant apartment building in historic Allentown District now available for rent. Built in 1890, this highly visible and well-maintained 7,200sf three-story building apartment building has fourteen one-bedroom units all with separate utilities. Situated within the Allentown Historical Preservation District, the building was originally part of the first high school in the City of Buffalo and later became the original Sisters Hospital. Located on Virginia Street at the southwest corner of St. Louis Place and one block west of Main Street; within walking distance of the Buffalo-Niagara Medical Campus, the rapid transit system and major bus lines.

Jolene Sopalski
on 521 Virginia Street UNIT 4 , Buffalo - Zero BR

thumbnail for Cathode RayLocal gay bar

Bridget McNally
on Cathode Ray

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Gloria's No Limit

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Lakelands Club House

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