Buffalo

Renowned for its captivating lakes and serene landscapes.

Welcome to Buffalo

Buffalo, Minnesota, is a quaint city nestled in Wright County. Renowned for its captivating lakes and serene landscapes, Buffalo offers residents and visitors a tranquil retreat from the hustle and bustle of urban life. The city's downtown area is a testament to its rich history, featuring a mix of historic buildings, unique shops, and local eateries that radiate a charming small-town ambiance. Buffalo Lake and Sturges Park are among the city's popular spots, providing opportunities for boating, fishing, and picnicking.
 
Throughout the year, Buffalo hosts a variety of community events, such as the Buffalo Arts and Crafts Festival, which brings together artisans and patrons from across the region. This harmonious blend of nature, history, and community makes Buffalo a beloved locale in the heart of Minnesota.

Overview for Buffalo, MN

16,121 people live in Buffalo, where the median age is 38.3 and the average individual income is $40,431. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

16,121

Total Population

38.3 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$40,431

Average individual Income

Around Buffalo, MN

There's plenty to do around Buffalo, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

51
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
65
Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Amore Ice Cream Shoppe, Evelyn's Wine Bar, and El Huichol.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.67 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.73 miles 16 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining 0.55 miles 7 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $ 0.75 miles 18 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 0.27 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 0.74 miles 32 reviews 4.7/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Buffalo, MN

Buffalo has 6,252 households, with an average household size of 2.51. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Buffalo do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 16,121 people call Buffalo home. The population density is 2,077.31 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

16,121

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

38.3

Median Age

49.18 / 50.82%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
6,252

Total Households

2.51

Average Household Size

$40,431

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Buffalo, MN

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Buffalo. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Wright Technical Center Alternative Learning Center
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
12th - 12th
No rating available
St Francis Xavier Elementary School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Wright Technical Center
PUBLIC
11th - 12th
No rating available
Wright Technical Center Alternative Learning Center Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Northwinds Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Parkside Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Buffalo Community Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Discovery Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Phoenix Learning Center
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Eastern Wright Program
PUBLIC
K - 8th
No rating available
Cornerstones Program
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
No rating available
Tatanka Elementary STEM School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5

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