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2022 Best suburbs to live in the Buffalo Area

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


    Suburb of Buffalo, NY,

    62 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,

  2. #13 Best Suburbs 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,

  3. #21 Best Suburbs to Live in Buffalo Area.

    Niagara Falls

    Town in New York,

    66 Niche users give it an average review of 3.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I live in Niagara there is 2 years. Niagara was industrial city till years 40. Them all factories closed in the 50. Population was 160000. today is just 45 000. Is not best in crime. But I consider....

    Read 66 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 47,978,

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