Located within New York, United States, the city of Niagara Falls is located in the Buffalo metropolitan area.
There is a vast selection of green spaces in Niagara Falls. It is easy to reach parks in the city, since there are about 20 of them nearby for residents to visit, such as DeVeaux Woods and Jayne Park. It is relatively serene in this part of the Buffalo metropolitan area, due to the presence of very few people out and about on the streets.
In Niagara Falls, most of buildings are single detached homes, and small apartment buildings and duplexes are also present in the housing stock. A majority of the housing growth in this city occurred pre-1960. This part of the Buffalo metropolitan area offers mainly two bedroom and three bedroom homes. Roughly 55% of the units in the city are occupied by home owners whereas the remainder are rented.
Primary as well as high schools are easy to walk to from most houses for sale in Niagara Falls. Residents are served by public and private schools at both the elementary and high school level. Concerning food, the nearest grocery store in this city is usually only a reasonably short walk away. There are also over 150 restaurants and cafes in Niagara Falls.
The best transportation option in this city is usually driving. It is very easy to find a place to park. However, public transit riders may have limited options in Niagara Falls as a result of the infrequent service. Thankfully, there are a few bus lines crossing the city, and bus stops are generally nearby. Walking is not especially practical for residents in Niagara Falls because few common errands can be run on foot.