The 2016 Amherst (zip 24521), Virginia, population is 10,544. There are 46 people per square mile (population density).
The median age is 45.2. The US median is 37.4. 54.53% of people in Amherst (zip 24521), Virginia, are married. 8.82% are divorced.
The average household size is 2.55 people. 25.73% of people are married, with children. 14.36% have children, but are single.
77.68% of people are white, 18.28% are black, 0.08% are asian, 0.39% are native american, and 0.00% claim 'Other'.
1.91% of the people in Amherst (zip 24521), Virginia, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 98.09% are non-hispanic).
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