Buffalo is a very small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 3,040 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Buffalo is the 191st largest community in Missouri.
Buffalo is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Buffalo is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Buffalo who work in office and administrative support (16.72%), sales jobs (14.11%), and personal care services (8.36%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Buffalo has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Buffalo a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Buffalo is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of people in Buffalo with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.61% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Buffalo in 2010 was $14,972, which is low income relative to Missouri and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $59,888 for a family of four.
The people who call Buffalo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Buffalo residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Buffalo include Irish, English, Polish, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Buffalo is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.