* The Buffalo Niagara Region is the geographical center of the eastern one-third of North America.
* Within a 500 mile radius of Niagara Falls reside 55% of the United States and 62% of the Canadian population, including many of the two nations major metropolitan areas such as Toronto, Montreal, Ottawa, Detroit, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, New York City & Boston.
* Buffalo Niagara is home to 15 four-year colleges and universities, and 20 two-year colleges. With over 100,000 students enrolled, our colleges and universities graduate more than 20,000 students each year.
* Our region is home to many top companies, including:
- HSBC Bank
- M & T Bank
- Computer Task Group
- Rich Products
- Delaware North
* Home to professional sports teams:
- Buffalo Bills NFL
- Buffalo Sabres NHL
- Buffalo Bandits Lacrosse NLL
- Buffalo Bisons AAA Baseball
* World Class Arts & Entertainment