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Information on the city of Buffalo

The city of Buffalo is located in the state of New York. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Buffalo City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Buffalo by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Buffalo’s Administration

Address of Buffalo city hallBuffaloCity hall Buffalo
201 CITY HALL

BUFFALO NY 14202
United States
City hall phone number+1 716-851-4841
City hall fax numberNot available
City hall emailLoading...
Buffalo NY official websitecity-buffalo.com
Buffalo mayorByron W. Brown

Demographics of Buffalo

Name of Buffalo’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants261 310 population10 / 72
Population density in Buffalo4 977,5 pop/sq mi (1 921,8 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Buffalo, NY

Where to apply for a passport in Buffalo, NY? There are 9 passport offices in Buffalo, try one of these:
Name Street Phone
AMHERST BRANCH POST OFFICE5500 NORTH BAILEY AVENUE7168318651
BUFFALO CAYUGA BRANCH285 CAYUGA ROAD7166313729
BUFFALO NIAGARA SQ STATION POST OFFICE229 W GENESEE STREET7168564601
BUFFALO POST OFFICE MAIN OFFICE WINDOW1200 WILLIAM STREET7168462300
BUFFALO WEST SIDE STATION POST OFFICE465 GRANT STREET7168834623
CENTRAL PARK POST OFFICE170 MANHATTAN AVE7168343215
ERIE COUNTY CLERK OF COURT - BUFFALO92 FRANKLIN ST.7168588785
NORTHSIDE STATION725 HERTEL AVE7168747007
UB LAW LIBRARY211 OBRIEN HALL7166452204

Top 3 most popular banks in Buffalo

There are 58 bank branches in Buffalo.
Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company is the most popular bank in Buffalo with 17 branch offices, followed by KeyBank National Association with 14 branch offices and then Bank of America, National Association with 8 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Buffalo:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Manufacturers and Traders Trust Company17Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
KeyBank National Association14Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association8Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Citizens Bank, National Association5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Northwest Bank5Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Evans Bank, National Association3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Lake Shore Savings Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
The Bank of Castile1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Five Star Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
CNB Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office


More info about banks in Buffalo

Buffalo's administrative numbers

Buffalo's city code3611000
Buffalo's city postcode14202

Toponymy and translation of Buffalo

Arabic: بوفالوBelarusian: Горад БуфалаBulgarian: Бъфало
Greek: ΜπάφαλοEsperanto: BufaloSpanish: Búfalo
Persian: بوفالوHebrew: באפלוHindi: बफ़ेलो
Armenian: ԲուֆֆալոJapanese: バッファローGeorgian: ბუფალო
Kannada: ಬಫಲೋKorean: 버펄로Lithuanian: Bafalas
Latvian: BufaloMacedonian: БафалоMarathi: बफेलो
Norwegian Nynorsk: Buffalo i New YorkOssetian: БуффалоRussian: Буффало
Serbian: БуфалоTamil: பஃபலோTelugu: బఫెలో
Thai: บัฟฟาโลUkrainian: БаффалоYiddish: באפאלא
Chinese: 水牛城  

Transportation modes in Buffalo

Urban transportation systems availableSubway, Tram
Airport
Buffalo Niagara International Airport 11.7 km
Niagara Falls International Airport 24.9 km
Chautauqua County/Dunkirk Airport 55.8 km

Buffalo's territory

Buffalo's area52,50 sq mi (135,97 km²)
Buffalo's altitude610 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 42.8925
Longitude: -78.8597
Latitude: 42° 53' 33'' North
Longitude: 78° 51' 35'' West
Time zone
UTC -5:00 (America/New_York)
Summer time : UTC -4:00
Winter time : UTC -5:00
Local time

Buffalo’s neighbouring towns

Buffalo neighbouring towns
Canada Fort ErieCanada Fort ErieCheektowaga
Canada Fort ErieNeighbouring townsLackawanna
EdenLackawannaLackawanna
Buffalo neighbouring towns
Canada Fort Erie 4.7 kmLackawanna 8.5 kmCheektowaga 9.5 km
West Seneca 10 kmAmherst 10.7 kmDepew 12.9 km
Tonawanda 13.4 kmGrand Island 15.6 kmLancaster 15.6 km
Orchard Park 17.4 kmNorth Tonawanda 17.5 kmHamburg 18.9 km
Elma 19.8 kmWheatfield 22.4 kmPendleton 23.5 km
Clarence 23.8 kmAurora 24.5 kmNiagara Falls 25.6 km
Eden 26.9 kmNiagara 27 kmMarilla 27.3 km

Distance between Buffalo and other main cities

New York City : 478 kmLos Angeles : 3551 kmChicago : 735 km
Houston : 2073 kmPhiladelphia : 447 km closestPhoenix : 3062 km
San Antonio : 2304 kmSan Diego : 3512 kmDallas : 1928 km
San Jose : 3670 kmJacksonville : 1420 kmIndianapolis : 700 km
San Francisco : 3750 kmAustin : 2185 kmColumbus : 472 km

Schools in Buffalo, NY

Elementary schools in Buffalo

Aloma D Johnson Charter School

District of Aloma D Johnson Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 288

Ben Franklin Elementary School

District of Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 538

Bennett Park Montessori School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 816

Bilingual Center

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 530

Buffalo Elementary School Of Technology

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 557

Buffalo United Charter School

District of Buffalo United Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 660

Build Academy

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 443

Charles A Lindbergh Elementary School

District of Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 507

Charter School Of Inquiry

District of Charter School Of Inquiry
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 160

Community School #53

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 435

Discovery School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 601

Dr George Blackman Ecc

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 486

Dr Lydia T Wright School Of Excellence

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 668

D'Youville-Porter Campus

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 677

Elmwood Village Charter School - Days Park

District of Elmwood Village Charter School - Days Park
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 399

Enterprise Charter School

District of Enterprise Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 402

Frank A Sedita School #30

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 744

Harriet Ross Tubman Academy

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 466

Harvey Austin School #97

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 598

Herbert Hoover Elementary School

District of Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 4
Students : 602

Herman Badillo Bilingual Academy

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 764

Highgate Heights

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 414

International School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1232

King Center Charter School

District of King Center Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 425

Lorraine Elementary School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 809

Lovejoy Discovery School #43

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 674

Marva J Daniel Futures Preparatory School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 454

Native American Magnet

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 493

Pfc William J Grabiarz #79

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 544

Ps 17

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 416

Ps 27 Hillery Park Academy

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 665

Ps 59 Dr Charles Drew Science Magnet

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 797

Ps 61 Arthur O Eve School Of Distinction

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 321

Ps 64 Frederick Law Olmsted

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 616

Ps 65 Roosevelt Ecc

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 390

Ps 69 Houghton Academy

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 511

Ps 74 Hamlin Park - Claude And Ouida Clapp Academy

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 441

Ps 81

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1010

Ps 82

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 385

South Buffalo Charter School

District of South Buffalo Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 914

Southside Elementary School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1109

Stanley Makowski Early Childhood Center

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 4
Students : 848

Waterfront Elementary School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 855

West Buffalo Charter School

District of West Buffalo Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 349

West Hertel Elementary School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 812

Westminster Community Charter School

District of Westminster Community Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 551

Middle schools in Buffalo

Ben Franklin Middle School

District of Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 7
Students : 634

Herbert Hoover Middle School

District of Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 818

Ps 66 North Park Middle Academy

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 247

High schools in Buffalo

Alternative High School At 4

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 8, Highest grade : 12
Students : 243

Burgard High School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 457

East High School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 10, Highest grade : 12
Students : 141

Emerson School Of Hospitality

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 693

Erie County Holding Center

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 18

Health Sciences Charter School

District of Health Sciences Charter School
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 456

Hutchinson Central Technical High School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1149

Kenmore West Senior High School

District of Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District
Lowest grade : 8, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1548

Lafayette High School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 11, Highest grade : 12
Students : 267

Leonardo Da Vinci High School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 373

McKinley Vocational High School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1052

Middle Early College High School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 395

Newcomer Academy At Lafayette

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 8, Highest grade : 12
Students : 245

Oracle Charter School

District of Oracle Charter School
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 357

Riverside Institute Of Technology

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 10, Highest grade : 12
Students : 406

South Park High School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 829

Western New York Maritime Charter School

District of Western New York Maritime Charter School
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 411

Alternative schools in Buffalo

Buffalo Academy For The Visual & Performing Arts

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 12
Students : 744

Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School

District of Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 12
Students : 460

Charter School For Applied Technologies

District of Charter School For Applied Technologies
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2084

City Honors School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1068

Dr A Pantoja Community School Excllnce -#18

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 9
Students : 505

East Community High School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 8, Highest grade : 11
Students : 56

Frederick Olmsted #156

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 12
Students : 817

International Preparatory School (The)

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 769

Lafayette International School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 10
Students : 107

Math Science Technology Preparatory School At Seneca (The)

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 12
Students : 711

Pine Hill Education Center

District of Cheektowaga Central School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 92

Ps 42 Occupational Training Center

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 11, Highest grade : 11
Students : 72

Ps 84

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 206

Riverside Academy High School

District of Buffalo City School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 9

Tapestry Charter School

District of Tapestry Charter School
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 820

Private schools in Buffalo

Bishop Timon-St Jude High School

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 245

Buffalo Hearing & Speech Center

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 263

Buffalo Seminary

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 214

Canisius High School

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 878

Catholic Academy West Buffalo

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 199

Darul Uloom Al Madania

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 11
Students : 312

Elmwood-Franklin School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 297

Mount Mercy Academy

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 228

Nardin Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 904

Nativitymiguel Middle School - Buffalo

Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 8
Students : 106

Nichols School

Lowest grade : 5, Highest grade : 12
Students : 570

Notre Dame Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 500

Our Lady Of Black Rock School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 204

Saints Tabernacle School Of Excellence

Lowest grade : 3, Highest grade : 12
Students : 16

St John Christian Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 12

St John The Baptist School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 389

St Mark Elementary School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 409

Universal School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 116

Schools near Buffalo

Hotel offers in Buffalo

Leisure and activities in Buffalo’s surrounding area

Zoo
Buffalo Zoo
Golf course
Delaware Park CourseCazenovia Golf Course
South Park Golf CourseGrover Cleveland Golf Course
Amherst Audubon Golf CourseEvergreen Golf Club
Crag Burn Golf Club
to Orchard Park 18.8 km
Brookfield Country Club
Oakwood Golf CourseEast Aurora Country Club
to East Aurora 24.1 km