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Located in the northeast corner of the city of Buffalo, the neighborhood of Kensington has a typical suburban mix of single family homes, apartments, townhouses, and condos. The neighborhood is bordered by no less than seven other neighborhoods including to the north University District and Kensington Heights, Central Park to the Northwest, Hamlin Park, Parkside, Vernon Triangle, and Filmore-Leroy to the West, and East Side to the south.
Within its zip code (14215), Highgate Heights or PS 82 serve as the public elementary and middle school, while Kensington or Burgard are the public high school choice. There is though a variety of charter and magnet schools scattered around the area as well. The State University of New York – Buffalo is also located near Kensington as well. There are three public libraries within two miles, the closest being East Delavan.
Shopping includes a blend of different markets, catering to different segments of the Kensington population base. In terms of shopping malls, the closest in distance from Kensington is the Central Park Plaza, but others are within a five mile radius if variety is needed. In terms of medical attention, two hospitals are within in the neighborhood, Erie County Medical Center and Sisters Hospital.
There are plenty of attractions to keep folk busy as well. The Kensington Bailey Community Center is close by, as well as the Buffalo Museum of Science. Take in a movie at the Amherst theater or check out works at the Anderson Gallery. If you prefer the outdoors, Grover Cleveland Park is centrally located and houses Grover Cleveland golf course. If the need to travel arises, the Buffalo – Niagara International Airport is a few miles to the east and very close.