Neighborhood Guide

Neighborhood Guide

The Town of Amherst is the fastest growing metropolitan area in western New York and is currently ranked the fourth largest behind Buffalo, Rochester, and Syracuse.

Geographically, Amherst’s location is conducive to continued successful economic development with more than100 million people living within a 500 mile radius. This represents almost all of the U.S. personal buying power and more than three fourths of all Canadian manufacturing activity.

Amherst, New York plays a vital role in the economic revitalization of Western New York, which forms the western edge of the world’s ninth largest economic power, New York State. Located just minutes away from the city of Buffalo, Amherst encompasses 54 square miles and offers a quality of life that is unsurpassed.

Home to the University at Buffalo, the town is always assured of having an abundant supply of highly skilled workers.

In addition, the cost of living is less expensive in Amherst and the rest of Western New York compared to other areas of the country.

Amherst Baby & Child Care Center
4350 Millersport Highway
716.688.2068

Amherst Cooperative Nursery School
350 Saratoga Road
716.839.0298

Amherst Community Child Care
77 Washington Highway
Amherst, NY 14226
716.834.9701

Doodle Bugs
100 N. French Road
W. Amherst, NY 14228
716.564.1300

Four Season Day Care
596 North French Road
716.568.1140

Kids World Day Care
785 Millersport Highway
716.446.5546

All Saints Episcopal Church
716.632.0791

Amherst Alliance Church
716.689.9832

Amherst Baptist Church SBC
716.691.9456

Amherst Bible Chapel
716.691.5763

Amherst Church of Christ
716.631.5669

Amherst Community Church
716.834.9700

Amherst Lutheran Church
716.632.4185

Amherst Presbyterian Church
716.633.4656

Amherst Sonrise Nazarene Church
716.691.7795

Asbury United Methodist Church
716.688.8677

Ascension Lutheran Church ELCA
716.839.1314

Assembly of God – Evangelical
716.688.4941

Assurance Baptist Chapel
716.688.1879

B’Nai Shalom Synagogue
716.689.8203

Bethel Baptist Church
716.688.8668

Calvary Episcopal Church
716.633.7800

Calvary Lutheran Church
716.833.7300

Chabad House
716.688.1642

Chapel on North Forest
716.631.2636

Christ the King RC Church
716.839.1430

Christ United Methodist Church
716.839.2460

Christian Fellowship Baptist Church
716.835.2899

Church of Jesus Christ/Latter Day Saints
716.688.7969

Creekside Gospel Temple
716.689.9944

Eastern Hills Wesleyan Church
716.688.7165

Faith United Church of Christ
716.689.9274

Friendship Lutheran Church ELCA
716.688.5431

Harris Hill Baptist Church
716.689.3199

Harris Hill Mennonite Fellowship
716.688.6867

Harris Hill United Methodist Church
716.632.4688

Hindu Cultural Center
716.688.0266

Jehovahs Witnesses
716.634.0902

Lutheran Campus Ministry
716.688.4064

Lutheran-Missouri Synod Eastern
716.634.5111

Missionary Study Church of Jesus
716.691.5838

Morman Church of Elders
716.839.0878

Nativity Church Rectory
716.632.8838

Newman Center
716.632.8898

Newman Chapel
716.688.2123

Newman Center – SUNYAB North
716.636.7495

Niagara Reform Presbyterian Church
716.631.8208

North Presbyterian Church
716.632.1330

Randall Memorial Baptist Church
716.632.2559

St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
716.832.9764

St. Pius the X Church
716.688.9143

St. Stephen Byzantine Catholic Church
716.688.9290

St. Stephens-Bethlehem United Church
716.632.4226

St. Theodore Orthodox Church
716.634.6712

Sweet Home United Methodist Church
716.688.8677

Temple Beth Am
716.633.8877

Temple Shaarey Zedeck
716.838.3232

Temple Sinai
716.832.0708

Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
716.688.9245

Trinity Old Lutheran Church
716.836.4868

Trinity United Methodist Church
716.835.7711

Unitarian Universalist Church of Amherst
716.634.3010

United Church of Christ
716.631.0979

University Baptist Church of Amherst
716.688.4090

Village Bible Church
716.688.2241

Williamsville United Methodist Church
716.634.4800

Williamsville-First Church of Christ
716.634.0650

Young Israel of Greater Buffalo
716.634.0212

Buffalo State College
1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222
716.878.4000

Cansius College
2001 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14208
716.883.7000

Daemen College
4380 Main Street
Amherst, NY 14226
716.839.3600

D’Youville College
320 Porter Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14201
716.881.3200

Empire State College
564 Franklin St.
Buffalo, NY 14202
716.886.8020

Erie Community College
North Campus
Main Street & Youngs Road
Williamsville, NY 14221
716.634.0800

Erie Community College
South Campus
4140 Southwestern Blvd.
Orchard Park, NY 14127
716.648.5400

Erie Community College
City Campus
121 Ellicott Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
716.842.2770

Hilbert College
5200 South Park Ave.
Hamburg, NY 14075
716.649.7900

Houghton College/Buffalo Campus
910 Union Road
West Seneca, NY 14224
716.674.6363

Medaille College
18 Agassiz Circle
Buffalo, NY 14222
716.884.3281

Niagara University
5795 Lewiston Road
Niagara Univ., NY 14109
716.286.8700

Trocaire College
110 Red Jacket Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14220
716.826.1200

University of Buffalo
Capen Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260
716.826.1200

Villa Maria College
240 Pine Ridge Road
Buffalo, NY 14225
716.896.0700

Amherst Auto Bureau
716.832.2100

Amherst Police
716.689.1311

Amherst City
716.631.7000

Bank of America
1188 Niagara Falls Blvd.
Tonawanda, NY 14150
800-432-1000

Better Business Bureau
716.856.7180

Board of Elections
716.858.8891

Citizens Bank
2351 Maple Road
Amherst, NY 14221

Chamber of Commerce
716.632.6905

Cluster Outreach
716.631.7003

National Grid
800.932.0301

Key Bank
3980 Maple Road
Amherst, NY 14226
716.262.3054

M&T Bank
716.832.9523

Meals on Wheels
716.631.3458

Amherst Post Office
716.831.8651

E. Amherst Post Office
716.688.9595

Senior Services/Adult Day Services
716.689.1403

Senior Center
716.631.5595

Social Security
800.234.5772

VA Benefits
716.632.4190

Brylin Hospital
Psychiatric & Addiction
Medicine Treatment
716.886.8200

Kaleida Health System
Women & Children’s Hospital of Buffalo
716.878.7000

M. Fillmore Suburban Hospital
716.568.3600

DeGraff Memorial Hospital
716.694.4500

Mount St. Mary’s Hospital
716.297.4800

Kenmore Mercy Hospital
716.447.6100

Sisters of Charity Hospital
716.862.1177

Mercy Hospital
716.826.7000

Roswell Park Cancer Institute
716.845.2300

Poison Control Info
800.222.1222

Crisis Services
716.834.3131

Buffalo Marriott
1340 Millersport Highway
800.334.4040

Clarion Inn, Heritage House
8261 Main Street
800.283.3899

Double Tree
10 Flint Road
Amherst, NY 14226
800-992-2694

Hampton Inn
10 Flint Road
716.689.4414

Holiday Inn
1881 Niagara Falls Blvd.
716.691.8181

Red Roof Inn
72 Flint Road
800.843.7663

Super 8 Motel
1 Flint Road
800.800.8000

The Lord Amherst
5000 Main Street
800.544.2200

Amherst Youth Center
716.832.5968

Amherst Recreation Center
716.631.7132

Amherst Parks Department
716.631.7113

Audubon Golf Course
500 Maple Road
Williamsville, NY 14221
716.631.7139

Oakwood Golf Course
716.689.1421

Shawnee Golf Course
6020 Townline Rd.
Wheatfield, NY 14132
716.731.5177

Sweet Home School District
1901 Sweet Home Road
Amherst, NY 14226

Glendale Elementary
101 Glendale Dr.
Tonawanda, NY 14150

Heritage Heights Elementary
2545 Sweet Home Rd.
Amherst, NY 14228

Maplemere Elementary
236 East Maplemere
Amherst, NY 14221

Willow Ridge Elementary
480 Willow Ridge
Amherst, NY 14228

Sweet Home Middle School
4150 Maple Rd.
Amherst, NY 14226

Sweet Home Senior High
1901 Sweet Home Rd.,
Amherst, NY 14228

Amherst Christian Academy
2625 Tonawanda Creek Road
Amherst, NY 14120

Christian Central Academy
2 Lamarck Drive
Amherst, NY 14226

Christ the King School
39 Academy St.
Williamsville, NY 14221

Martin Luther School
1085 Eggert Road
Amherst, NY 14226

Park School
4625 Harlem Road
Amherst, NY 14226

Sacred Heart Academy
3860 Main Street
Amherst, NY 14226

St. Benedict’s School
3980 Main Street
Amherst, NY 14226

St. Christopher’s School
2660 Niagara Falls Blvd.
Towananda, NY 14150
716.693.5604

Sts. Peter and Paul School
5480 Main Street
Williamsville, NY 14221

St. Gregory the Great
250 St. Gregory Court
Williamsville, NY 14221

St. Leo’s School
885 Sweet Home Road
Amherst, NY 14226

Lacrosse
Buffalo Bandits
716.885.4100

NFL
Buffalo Bills
716.649.0015

MiLB
Buffalo Bisons
716.846.2003

NHL
Buffalo Sabres
716.888.4000

Albright-Knox Art Gallery
1285 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14222-1096
716.882.8700

Amherst Symphony
Amherst Middle School
55 Kings Highway
Amherst, NY 14226
716.633.4606

Artpark
P.O. Box 28
Lewiston, New York 14092
800.659.7275

Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens
2655 South Park Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14218
716.696.3555

Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra
Kleinhans Music Hall
370 Pennsylvania
Buffalo, NY 14201
716/885.5000

Burchfield-Penney Art Center
1300 Elmwood Avenue
Buffalo, New York 14222
716/ 878.6011

UB Fine Arts Center (Amherst)
University at Buffalo
103 Center For The Arts
Box 606000
Buffalo, NY 14260-6000
716/645.ARTS

Boulevard Mall
730 Alberta Drive
Amherst
716.834.8600

Broadway Market
999 Broadway
Buffalo
716.893.0705

Eastern Hills
4545 Transit Road
Williamsville
716.631.5191

McKinley Mall
3701 McKinley Parkway
Bufflao
716.824.0462

Northtown Plaza
3097 Sheridan Drive
Amherst
716.836.6603

Southgate Plaza
Union & Seneca
West Seneca
716.674.5050

Walden Galleria
One Walden Galleria
Buffalo
716.681.7600

BJ’s Wholesale Club
3056 Sheridan Drive
Amherst, NY 14223
716.833.3130

Walmart Shopping Center
3290 Sheridan Drive
Amherst, NY 14226

Sam’s Club
3735 Union Road
Cheektowaga, NY 14225

Buffalo Zoo
300 Parkside Ave.
Buffalo, NY 14214

Buffalo Museum of Science
1020 Humboldt Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14211
716.896.5200

Niagara Falls Convention & Visitors Bureau
310 Fourth Street
Niagara Falls, NY 14303

Seneca Niagara Casino & Hotel
310 4th Street
Niagara Falls, NY 14303
716.299.1100

Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino
1 Fulton Street
Buffalo, NY 14204
716.299.1100

American Legion
George F. Lamm Post
716.633.9242

American Cancer Society
716.689.6981

American Diabetes Assoc.
716.835.0274

American Heart Assoc.
716.636.0121

Amherst Business & Professional Women
716.683.7146

Amherst Central Lions Club
716.838.4225

Amherst Chamber of Commerce
716.632.6905

Amherst East Rotary Club
716.834.8500

Amherst Jaycees
716.832.4904

Amherst Male Glee Club
716.839.1106

Amherst Masonic Temple
716.839.3159

Amherst Meals on Wheels
716.631.3458

Amherst North Rotary Club
716.695.7650

Amherst Players
716.632.3523

Amherst Police Club
716.689.1342

Amherst Republican Comm.
716.633.6797

Amherst Saxophone Quartet
716.632.2445

Amherst Senior Center
716.631.5595

Amherst Senior Citizens Foundation, Inc.
716.631.5595

Amherst South Rotary Club
716.838.3604

Amherst Symphony
716.836.5660

Community Prev. Network
716.839.1157

Daemen College Associates
716.875.3135

Erie County Arts Council
716.856.7520

Jolly Boys
716.634.1375

Kiwanis of Amherst
716.833.2460

La Leche League of Amherst
716.835.7504

Ladies Auxiliary Township
716.835.8066

League of Women Voters
716.633.7069

Literacy Volunteers
716.882.7323

Millard Fillmore Womens Board
716.633.1621

Muscular Dystrophy Assoc.
716.636.0025

North Forest Civic Assoc.
716.632.0314

People, Inc.
716.634.8132

Quote International of Amherst
716.834.6528

SABAH
716.883.9728

Sweet Home Masonic Hall
716.838.2130

Theater Williamsville
716.636.8080

Tough Love
716.633.8877

UB Womens Club
716.634.4765

Welcome Wagon
716.689.9412

YMCA Northeast Branch
716.839.2543