A lovely part of Las Vegas, the desirable Buffalo neighborhood is relatively well-off, home to those that earn a sizable sum. Shopping in Buffalo doesn't require an excursion as there are malls immediately within the neighborhood. In the search for a new place, don't forget to have a look at the apartments in neighboring Southwest Las Vegas and South Las Vegas.
Amenities Around the Apartments for Rent
Finding your bearings in a new place--locating groceries, cleaners and places to relax and have fun--is one of the most basic things all renters do when establishing themselves in a new area. To help in that process, a couple important streets to know in Buffalo are W Sahara Ave. and S Rainbow Blvd. It's these streets, in particular, where drinking, dining and recreation is easily found. Get help honing in on your "home sweet home" from our apartment finder tool.
Enjoy a tasty dinner at Weziana Gumbo & More and have cocktails afterward at Crowbar. Residents can choose from a variety of restaurants in the Buffalo area, including pizza, sandwiches, deli snacks and barbecue. Johnny Fontane's Beach House and Count's Vamp'd Rock Bar are only a couple of the nearby options for those looking to grab some drinks and unwind with friends. Sometimes food that is fast or familiar is all that will do. In such cases, Wing Street and Arby's are both around the proverbial corner.
With City Athletic Club and Fit Trim & Health located in the heart of the neighborhood, Buffalo makes it easy for residents to stay on top of their health. Artistic-admirers everywhere will appreciate the range of events located in the neighborhood's Summerlin Dance Academy.
Scan the Yelp page for a more in-depth account of popular places to eat, mix and mingle in Buffalo.
With numerous grocery stores located throughout the Buffalo area, residents can conveniently cook, clean and care for their home. Terrible Herbst and Green Valley Grocery on W Sahara Ave. are just a couple of options in the area. Enjoy the aroma of Gourmet Cake Factory's freshly baked goods and stop in for a taste on S Jones Blvd. Furthermore, Las Vegas Custom Cakes is located on W Charleston Blvd., so your sweet-tooth stomach will always have options. Additionally, a few household name grocery stores in the area include Trader Joe's and Ampm.
Buffalo has many retailers for day-to-day shopping needs, including Gift Time and Ppws Store. Light House Tattoo Supply is another retailer located in the area. Brand-savvy shoppers will appreciate the nearby malls of Obannon Plaza and Family Center At Las Vegas.
Neighborhood School Stats
Schools near the apartments in Buffalo are Bonanza High School, Odyssey Charter School 6-8 and New Horizons Academy. It's important to consult with local school district authorities near the apartments for rent you are in interested in to determine the exact schools your children may attend.
Bonanza High School, a high school in the Clark County School District school, offers advanced-placement classes.
With student enrollment numbers higher than State-Sponsored Charter district, the Clark County School District offers seven elementary schools, five middle schools and seven high schools. When it comes to the number of students per teacher, however, Clark County School District's ratio is lower. Clark County School District has a higher Great Schools score and more blue ribbon schools than the State-Sponsored Charter district.
Cost of Living and Demographics
In terms of affordability, Buffalo is not distinct from other metropolitan areas of Las Vegas, such as Southwest Las Vegas. The average household in Buffalo spends $79.3K/year, compared to Southwest Las Vegas's $86.6K/year.
Buffalo is similar to Southwest Las Vegas in a few ways. The median age of its residents is 38, compared to a median age of 38 in Southwest Las Vegas. They also are comparable by average household size -- 2.32 inhabitants per household in Buffalo and 2.77 in Southwest Las Vegas. By the percentage of households with children in Buffalo and Southwest Las Vegas, 26% and 31% have children, respectively.
Buffalo has an average household take-home income of $118.3K, which is close to that of Southwest Las Vegas's.