Buffalo is the second biggest city in the province of New York state and the 81st-most crowded city in the United States. Starting in July 2016, the populace was 256,902, a slight abatement from the 2010 statistics. The city fills in as the region seat of Erie County. The city additionally is a noteworthy passage for business and go to the Canada– United States outskirt, shaped piece of the bi-national Buffalo Niagara Region.
The Buffalo territory was possessed before the seventeenth century by the Native American Iroquois clan and later by French pioneers. The city developed essentially in the nineteenth and twentieth hundreds of years because of migration, the development of the Erie Canal, the development of rail transportation, and its closeness to Lake Erie.