Buffalo is a tiny town located in the state of South Dakota. With a population of 336 people and just one neighborhood, Buffalo is the 118th largest community in South Dakota.
Occupations and Workforce
Buffalo is a blue-collar town, with 42.39% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Buffalo is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Buffalo who work in management occupations (13.04%), office and administrative support (10.87%) and sales jobs (8.70%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Buffalo’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The town 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.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Buffalo spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 15.63 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small town, Buffalo doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.