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Hamburg
  • Suburb of Buffalo, NY

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  6. Diversity
    grade B minus
  7. Jobs
    grade B
  8. Weather
    grade D+
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade B+

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Hamburg is a suburb of Buffalo with a population of 59,982. Hamburg is in Erie County and is one of the best places to live in New York. Living in Hamburg offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Hamburg there are a lot of restaurants and parks. Many young professionals live in Hamburg and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Hamburg are highly rated.

About

About Hamburg...
Population
59,982

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$216,900
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,007
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    27%
  • Own
    73%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    51.3
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    10.3
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    143.7
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    574.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    10.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    22%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    34%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    5%
    national  11%

Working in Hamburg

Jobs
grade B
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$78,794
National
$75,149

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