South Park, Buffalo, NY

South Park Neighborhood Guide Buffalo, NY

About

South Park is a vibrant neighborhood in Buffalo, New York that is full of charm and history. It is recognized for the South Park Avenue that runs through it, serving as a major commercial hub with an array of shops, restaurants, and bars. The neighborhood is also home to the iconic Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens and South Park Golf Course. Furthermore, residents have easy access to major roads and highways including I-90 and Route 5.

What You Will Love About South Park, Buffalo, New York

  • The Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens located in South Park is a living museum, and a significant attraction for plant and nature lovers.
  • There is a strong sense of community in South Park with many family-friendly events, festivals, and parades being organized throughout the year.
  • The neighborhood offers an easy commute to the city center and other parts of the city due to its proximity to major roads and highways.

What's Nearby

South Park is conveniently located close to downtown Buffalo, making it an ideal neighborhood for those working in the city. Additionally, Canalside, a popular waterfront destination with a summer concert series, ice-skating, and other family-friendly activities, is just a short drive away.

Lifestyle

South Park offers a suburban feel with the advantages of city living. Its active community, diverse dining options, and numerous parks and green spaces make it a comfortable and enjoyable neighborhood for families and individuals of all ages.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 63 restaurants, 22 grocery stores, and 10 parks within a mile of the South Park neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Tops Friendly Markets

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    1989 Seneca St

  • GROCERY
    Save-A-Lot

    Retail, Discount Store, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.0 mile

    1234 Abbott Rd

  • SHOPPING
    Winkelman Sales

    Business and Professional Services, Plastics Supplier, Retail, Hardware Store, Warehouse or Wholesale Store

    1.2 miles

    1850 Seneca St

  • GROCERY
    Top's Markets

    Retail, Drugstore, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.4 miles

    1460 S Park Ave

  • GROCERY
    Wegmans

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.6 miles

    370 Orchard Park Rd

  • SHOPPING
    Surface Finishing Systems

    Business and Professional Services, Industrial Equipment Supplier, Retail, Warehouse or Wholesale Store

    1.8 miles

    3 Roberts Ave

South Park Apartments and Rentals

36 Rental properties in South Park, Buffalo, NY.

  • Orchard Place Senior Apartments property

    $1,490+

    Orchard Place Senior Apartments

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    600–865 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • Buffalo Creek Commons property

    $980+

    Buffalo Creek Commons

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    650–730 Sqft

    Available 7/19

  • Royal York Gardens property

    $980+

    Royal York Gardens

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    550–2300 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • Seneca Pointe Senior Apartments property

    $1,550+

    Seneca Pointe Senior Apartments

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    600–800 Sqft

    5 Units Available

  • Ivybrooke Crossing property

    $850+

    Ivybrooke Crossing

    1–2 Beds • 1 Bath

    665–930 Sqft

    Upcoming Availability

  • 44 Roanoke Pkwy property

    $1,250

    44 Roanoke Pkwy

    3 Beds • 1 Bath

    2448 Sqft

    Available Now

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
4.5%
6.5%
utilities
1.5%
4.6%
food
1.5%
3%
transportation
4.7%
2.2%
healthcare
0.3%
0.5%

South Park Demographics

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South Park Reviews

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  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Near Downtown

    Yes

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Nearby Parks

    Yes

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Well Lit

    Yes

    Say 3 of 3 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    Yes

    Say 2 of 3 renters

South Park Transportation

walk bike and transit

Car-Dependent

44/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Bikeable

54/100
Bike Score®

Some Transit

33/100
1 other stop

First Student

Other

2512 S Park Ave

Source: foursquare.com

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