It’s easy to stretch your dollar in Buffalo, where the cost of living is well below the national average.
Looking for safe, convenient, affordable neighborhoods? Western New York boasts a wealth of them.
Buffalo is among the 10 most affordable cities in the United States to buy a home. The median listing price for a single-family home is more than a third lower than the national median.
A wide range of housing options are available in urban, suburban and small-town settings. Our housing market is as diverse as it is affordable.
Within 90 miles of Buffalo, there are more than 650 life sciences companies, many of which collaborate with local research and academic institutions in a variety of industries, ranging from medical devices and biomedical informatics to drug development and biotechnology. These include more than 160 biomedical firms in the Buffalo Niagara region that employ more than 6,000 people.
The Buffalo Niagara region has nearly 1,000 life sciences graduates each year, plus tremendous academic and research talent in the neighboring areas of Rochester and Syracuse, New York and Toronto and Southern Ontario.