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2023 Best Suburbs to Live in the Buffalo Area

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  1. #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: 3,742,

  2. #20 Best Suburbs to Live in Buffalo Area.

    Niagara Falls

    Town in New York,

    69 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....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Population: 48,763,

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