Amherst, Maine 

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Population

256

+33.1% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

2.3%

Median Income

$54,063

Median Home Price

$118,600

Median Age

47

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.2 / 3.9

summer / winter

United States / Maine / No Metro Area / Hancock County / Amherst / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Amherst, Maine

July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Amherst, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

State: Maine
County: Hancock County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
City: Amherst
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Cost of Living: -12.2% lower


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Amherst, ME Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Amherst is 2.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Amherst jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Amherst's cost of living is 12.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Amherst's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Amherst, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Hancock county remained strongly Democratic, 54.8% to 42.4%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Amherst's population is 256 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 33.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Amherst is Real Estate: $118,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.8%.

SCHOOLS
Amherst public schools spend $20,568 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12 students per teacher in Amherst. More Education



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Housing Market in Amherst

It's a good time to buy in Amherst. Home Appreciation is up 12.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Amherst is $118,600.
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