of the titles of this article is ambiguous. For further meanings see Buffalo (term clarifying).
pointed name: The Queen town center (queen city)
base data
Federal State: New York
surface: 136,0 km ²
inhabitants: 282.864 (conditions 2004)
population density: 2,080 inhabitants km ²
geographical situation:
Coordinates: 42° 54′N, 78° 51 ′ W
42° 54 ′ N, 78° 51 ′ W
official Website: of www.ci.buffalo.ny.us
mayor Byron W. Brown (democrat)

Buffalo is with 283.000 inhabitants the second largest city of the US Federal State New York. Buffalo is in Erie County because of the northeast point of the Eriesees,not far from the cases of Niagara, and are today a modern industrie and port. Buffalo is twin city of Dortmund.

The name Buffalo comes not from the English word for buffalos, but is a modification of French “beau fleuve” (beautiful river).

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