The hamlet of Sanborn, on the western edge of Cambria, has a few stores like Bailly Food Mart, Hoover’s Dairy Store and a CVS Pharmacy. A wider variety of shopping options is close by. For grocery shopping, nearby Lockport has three Top’s Friendly Markets, all of which are about 10 to 12 miles east: on Lockport/Olcott Road, on Rochester Road, and on South Transit Road. The closest Wegmans supermarket is on Niagara Falls Boulevard in Amherst, Erie County, about 12 miles south of Cambria.
For retail shopping, Lockport has a Walmart Supercenter and other stores. Students here attend one of several school districts; those that serve Cambria residents are the Lockport City School District, Newfane Central School District, Niagara Wheatfield Central School District, Starpoint Central School District (based in Lockport), and Wilson Central School District. The closest hospital is Eastern Niagara in Lockport. Two public libraries serve Cambria residents: Sanborn Pekin Library in Sanborn, and Ransomville Free Library in Ransomville (town of Porter, to the northwest of Cambria).