The unemployment rate in Amherst is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Amherst jobs have increased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Amherst's cost of living is 5.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Amherst, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Fillmore county flipped Republican in the last Presidential election, after voting Democratic in the previous four. More Voting Stats
Amherst's population is 370 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 45.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Amherst is $228,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.1%. Check out the homes in the area
Amherst public schools spend $12,500 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.1 students per teacher in Amherst. More Education