Temple Beth Tzedek is located in a pleasant section of the Northern suburbs of Buffalo. The nearby area has some of the most affordable middle- and upper-class housing in the US, good school districts, and convenient access to the University at Buffalo (SUNY - Buffalo). Within a short drive are other universities, museums, theater, symphony, professional and college sports, shopping, recreation (including hiking, boating, and skiing), world-class medical facilities, Niagara Falls, and Canada.
The airports of Buffalo and Niagara Falls offer inexpensive fares to and from many popular destinations. Cities within a few hours' driving time include Toronto, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Detroit, Rochester, and Syracuse.
More information on Buffalo, Western New York, and Jewish life therein:
JBuff.com - Jewish Buffalo
On-line Buffalo Jewish institutions