For grocery shopping, residents take a quick 15-mile drive to Hamburg, which has Tops Friendly Markets stores on McKinley Parkway and on South Park Avenue. The closest Wegmans store is on McKinley Parkway in Blasdell, about 18 miles to the northeast. For retail shopping, Hamburg has two Walmart stores and Blasdell has McKinley Mall, whose stores include Sears, JC Penney and Macy’s.
The closest public libraries are in the village of Angola to the north, and the towns on Collins and North Collins to the east. The closest hospital is Mercy Hospital in Orchard Park, about 21 miles northeast of Brant. The school district serving this area is the Lakeshore Central School District (also known as the Evans-Brant Central School District), which has one high school, one elementary school, three elementary schools and an educational center.