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2022 Best Places to Live in the Buffalo Area

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  1. #9 Best Places to Live in Buffalo Area.

    North Buffalo

    Neighborhood in Buffalo, NY,

    38 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Coming from a stereotypical suburban neighborhood, I believe that North Buffalo is full of opportunity and diversity! Before moving to North Buffalo two years ago, I spent a lot of my time looking....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 19,424,

  2. #10 Best Places to Live in Buffalo Area.

    Elmwood Strip

    Neighborhood in Buffalo, NY,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Elmwood "Strip" is an outdated description for this area of Buffalo. Its referred to as the "Elmwood Village" area of Buffalo for most. The "E.V" or Elmwood Village, is an urban neighborhood, but....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 1,876,

  3. #19 Best Places to Live in Buffalo Area.

    Lancaster

    Suburb of Buffalo, NY,

    63 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Lancaster, NY is a small town that surrounds an even smaller village called Lancaster. It happens to be the last tight-knit community before one travels the open spaces westward from Lake Erie. The...The town and village is a place that welcomes you as soon as you enter. It's not just the residents and businesses that welcome you with a hearty "hello" and a warm smile. It's also the lay of the...Once you visit Lancaster, you'll want to stay. That feeling of "wanting to stay" is what brings visitors and travelers back to the Lancaster over and over. Lancaster's community is primarily made....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 10,087,

  4. #24 Best Places to Live in Buffalo Area.

    Elma Center

    Suburb of Buffalo, NY,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says I loved living in Elma. Elma itself doesn't have a lot of anything. A handful of OK pizza places. A couple of good or better restaurants. No major grocery store, but you were always 5-10 minutes to Lancaster, East Aurora,...The town gov't used to control overdevelopment, but by the time I left (early 2019), they caved to developer pressure, started allowing duplexes, apartments, and those horrible flag lots.Schools - inefficient. No reason to maintain 3 elementary buildings each having high cost administration. Every year raised taxes. Elma is lower than most Erie County, but relatively. $3300/yr for...That said, the people overall were quite polite, nice, friendly. A stark contrast to what I face down here in NC. Southern hospitality my....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Population: 3,806,

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