Buffalo Housing Information - Census

IndexBuffaloNew YorkNational
Median home price$72,600$286,300$184,700
Median rent asked$710$1,159$949
Avg. people per household2.32.62.6
Owner occupied households41.4%53.6%63.6%
Renter occupied households58.6%46.4%36.4%

Buffalo Housing Information - Zillow

IndexBuffaloNew YorkNational
Zillow home value index$75,969$299,093$213,146
Year over year appreciation rate15.25%13.79%8.00%
5 year average appreciation rate10.19%5.16%6.57%
10 year average appreciation rate4.68%0.17%1.33%

Did you know?

  • The median home price in Buffalo is 61% lower than the national average.
  • The median rent asked in Buffalo is 25% lower than the national average.
  • The average number of people per household in Buffalo is 12% lower than the national average.
  • The number of owner occupied households in Buffalo is 35% lower than the national average.
  • The number of renter occupied households in Buffalo is 61% higher than the national average.

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Nearby cities with low home prices

City, StatePopulationHome PriceNational Avg.
University at Buffalo, NY6,230$0100%
Niagara Falls, NY49,180$69,20063%
Sloan, NY3,606$75,70059%
Lackawanna, NY17,992$84,80054%
Blasdell, NY2,616$92,20050%
Buffalo, NY258,989$72,60061%

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City, StatePopulationHome PriceNational Avg.
Chula Vista, CA260,598$402,000118%
Fort Wayne, IN260,954$103,10044%
Jersey City, NJ261,666$331,30079%
Orlando, FL263,306$172,1007%
St. Petersburg, FL253,585$154,80016%
Buffalo, NY258,989$72,60061%
Source: The Buffalo, NY housing data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and Zillow data.