Lancaster is a village situated in the Buffalo metropolitan area, which is part of New York, United States.
Lancaster is quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some areas can be quite loud, especially closer to one of the railway lines, Governor Thomas E Dewey Thruway or the airport (Buffalo Lancaster Regional Airport). It is occasionally hard to access green spaces in the village since they are distributed sparsely. Despite that, there are a few parks nearby for residents to visit.
In Lancaster, about three quarters of the dwellings are single detached homes, and small apartment buildings are also present in the housing stock. This part of the Buffalo metropolitan area is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes. Home owners occupy roughly 85% of the units in Lancaster while renters occupy the remainder. The median year of construction for dwellings in this village is 1978.
It can be challenging to walk to high schools and primary schools from properties for sale in Lancaster. Home buyers are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. Concerning food, getting to one of approximately 20 supermarkets by walking is practical for some, but not all, property owners in Lancaster. A limited variety of restaurants and cafes is available as well.
Driving is usually the favored method to navigate Lancaster. It is very easy to park. In contrast, traveling by transit can be very difficult in Lancaster as a result of the low service level. Nevertheless, the village is served by a few bus lines. It is inconvenient for pedestrians to navigate Lancaster as running daily errands is challenging on foot.