Buffalo, New York 

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Cost of Living in Buffalo, New York

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Buffalo is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Buffalo, New York is more expensive.

Buffalo cost of living is 83.7

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.

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COST OF LIVINGBuffaloNew YorkUSA
  Overall84122100
  Grocery92111.6100
  Health88109100
  Housing63145100
  Median Home Cost$74,600$282,000$216,200
  Utilities107118100
  Transportation101110100
  Miscellaneous88110100
100=National Average
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    Reviews for Buffalo    80 Reviews
    An interesting place to visit - 9/4/2018
    My family and I visited last summer and were amazed by all that Buffalo has to offer. We are international travelers and live in NYC so not easily impressed. Yes the... Read More

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    Buffalo Is Horrible - Stay Away From It! - 6/10/2018
    There are so many reasons not to move or visit here. The weather is atrocious for 7-8 months of the year. Don't let others snow you that it's not that bad - it is! The... Read More

    21st Century Buffalo NY - 2/5/2018
    This is NOT New York City of 11 million people... This is Western New York (upstate) of about 1.2 million people spread over 5 Counties. I grew up in the City of... Read More


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