Most People Don’t Know These 6 Super Tiny Towns Near Buffalo Exist

Buffalo is a fantastic place on its own, but the Queen City also happens to be surrounded by some pretty cool small towns. In fact, we feature them quite frequently here at Only In Buffalo! Part of what makes Buffalo so great is that we’re lucky to live in a region that offers so much to explore, all within a short drive from home. Day trips beyond the city limits give us a chance to discover hidden gems that most people would never even know exist. It’s fun to be in on the secret – and to support these underrated places that we’re proud to call our neighbors. We went on a search for cool, tiny towns near Buffalo (those with fewer than 1,000 residents) that don’t get nearly enough love. Have you ever visited a town with a population of say… 38? We’re not joking – check this out:

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Which of these teensy-tiny towns have you heard of – or better yet, visited for yourself? Share your experiences with us in the comments below!

To discover more small-town charm around Western New York, check out these 6 Lesser-Known State Parks Around Buffalo That Will Amaze You!