Life in Amherst: Amherst, a suburb northeast of downtown Buffalo, is the most populous town in Western New York. There are several neighborhoods within Amherst, including Eggertsville, Snyder, Williamsville and Getzville. Amherst is consistently ranked as one of the safest cities in America with its low crime rates and family-friendly environment. The town is home to four different school districts, as well as several universities, including University at Buffalo’s North Campus. Getting around Amherst: Amherst is easily accessible via expressways and interstates, such as the Audubon Parkway and I-290. It also boasts major thoroughfares such as Sheridan Drive and Bailey Avenue, adding convenience for wherever you need to go. The Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority also provides buses and a rail line. Amherst’s sidewalks are also perfect for walkers and runners, and there are several bike paths around the area. Things to do: Amherst and its various neighborhoods are filled with a variety of both local and established restaurants to suit all tastebuds. Shoppers can find most anything they are looking for at the retail shops along Main Street in Williamsville or at the Boulevard Mall. Enjoy the great outdoors and the beauty of Western New York at Amherst State Park, Glen Falls or along the Amherst Canalway Trail. Cultural attractions: The Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village, an open-air museum consisting of 12 historical buildings, is located in Amherst, and the town hosts several festivals each year. Amherst is also a short drive away from the various museums, performance centers and galleries located across the Buffalo metro area. Real Estate in Amherst: You can find many different types of homes for sale in Amherst, ranging from quaint and cozy Cape Cod-style houses to spacious Colonial homes and at varying price points. Home seekers are sure to find options that fit their needs and budget within the Amherst area. Get in contact with a listing agent in Amherst today!
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