The Town of Clarence, New York is the oldest town in Erie County, incorporated in 1808. As it is located in the northeastern corner of Erie County, one of the advantages of its location is its 30-minute proximity to downtown Buffalo and a short, 40-minute drive to beautiful Niagara Falls, NY.
Residents of Clarence are highly educated, and statistics show that just one out of four have earned a four-year college degree or higher. This higher education is reflected in the above-average median income and median home prices.
The population of Clarence was estimated at 41,604 in 2010. This represents an increase of 6.62% from the 2000 census.
The school district represented in the Clarence real estate area consistently earns high marks for quality of education. In 2011, the Clarence Central School District ranked No. 2 among 97 school districts which serve Western New York.
Colleges and Universities
Clarence has a close proximity to the surrounding area that has a great selection of higher-education colleges and universities to satisfy anyone’s needs. Among them, the State University at Buffalo, Buffalo State College, Canisius College, D’Youville College, Medaille College, the city campus of Erie Community College and Bryant & Stratton Business Institute.
Most of the Clarence real estate is located on spacious property, a highly desirable benefit for those who wish to have property with large boundaries. The area boasts of vast amounts of open space and parkland and a number of hiking trails. Developed to connect with trails in the neighboring town of Newstead in Niagara County is the Clarence Pathways trails. Dedicated hikers find this to be a truly delightful trail. In addition, the community has many organized youth sports leagues for children.
Clarence Real Estate
Clarence residents are delighted with the advantages this town has to offer. Let a Turning Key Realty Sales Associate help you find the home of your dreams.
Selection of Clarence Homes for Sale