Buffalo Recently Named Most Affordable City In America
It looks like your dollar will go farther in Buffalo than any other city in America in 2022.
Buffalo was recently named the "America's Most Affordable City To Live In" according extraspace.com. Buffalo's cost of living is 17% lower than the national average with low prices for health care and housing.
Buffalo got high marks for employment opportunities with major companies like M&T Bank, Kaleida Health, and Delaware North.
In the study, Buffalo also received high marks for a vibrant food scene, family fun activities like the Buffalo Zoo and The Buffalo Museum of Science, and being so close to a National Wonder of the World Niagara Falls.
In Buffalo, the national medium housing cost in America is around $315,000 while in Buffalo the medium cost of housing is around $202,000. Rent in Buffalo on average is around $710 per month which is lower than the national average as well. Also, the average commute time in Buffalo is about 5 minutes shorter than the national average.
Buffalo is hosts plenty of outdoor activities for those that like to be outdoors. From the hiking trails across Western New York to skiing at Holiday Valley and Kissing Bridge to bike and walking paths along Lake Erie, if you are an outdoor person, Buffalo boasts plenty to do outdoors.
Buffalo is currently ahead of cities like Dallas, Kansas City, Nashville, and Tampa Bay, Florida.
You can see the whole list of the most affordable cities in America by clicking HERE.