North Amherst, Massachusetts 

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Population

7,179

+8.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.9%

Median Income

$35,641

Median Home Price

$370,200

Best Places to Live in North Amherst, Massachusetts

Mid-sized city - Southwest Massachusetts, on the Connecticut River, 6 miles north of the Connecticut border. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in North Amherst, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Pros
Nearby mountains
Museums
Cost of living
Cons
Economy
Entertainment
Violent crime
 $699,000 
606 E Pleasant St
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1800 SqFt
 $519,000 
26 Morgan Cir
Bed 5 | Bath 4 | 2874 SqFt
 $445,000 
143 Harlow Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 1957 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Springfield Metro Area

Springfield, once a major center of industrial innovation, is the state’s third-largest city and a regional health, retail and financial center. Locals are credited with development of the Springfield Rifle, the 1895 Duryea motorcar, and basketball (thanks to Dr. James Naismith, in 1891. Some credit the motorcycle to area inventors and the early Indian Manufacturing Company. At one time that area was a significant manufacturing center, but most has left the area (including most recently a forge that made Craftsman tools).


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City: North Amherst
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 179 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in North Amherst is 2.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. North Amherst jobs have increased by 3.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, North Amherst's cost of living is 14.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare North Amherst's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Hampshire county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
North Amherst's population is 7,179 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in North Amherst is $370,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.0%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
North Amherst public schools spend $20,548 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.6 students per teacher in North Amherst. More Education



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North Amherst - 8/4/2006
It is a college town, 5 in the immediate area including the state university that doubles the town population thru the school year. Safe, relaxing, affordable, and... Read More

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$699,000
606 E Pleasant St
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$519,000
26 Morgan Cir
Bed 5 | Bath 4

$445,000
143 Harlow Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$450,000
31 Morgan Cir
Bed 4 | Bath 4

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