Amherst Center (zip 01002), Massachusetts 

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Population

30,280

+4.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.0%

Median Income

$55,082

Median Home Price

$331,800

United States / Massachusetts / Springfield Metro Area / Hampshire County / No City / Amherst Center (zip 01002)

Best Places to Live in Amherst Center (zip 01002), Massachusetts

Mid-sized city - Southwest Massachusetts, on the Connecticut River, 6 miles north of the Connecticut border
Pros
-Nearby mountains
-Museums
-Cost of living
Cons
-Economy
-Entertainment
-Violent crime

Local Listings in 01002
 $369,900 
1360 Bay Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 1764 SqFt
 $369,900 
1360 Bay Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 | 1764 SqFt
 $365,900 
52 Jeffrey Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1888 SqFt
 $299,900 
41 Harkness Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1458 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).


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Massachusetts
County: Hampshire County
Metro Area: Springfield Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: No City
Zip Codes: Amherst Center (zip 01002)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 179 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Amherst Center (zip 01002) is 3.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Amherst Center (zip 01002) jobs have increased by 3.57%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Amherst Center (zip 01002)'s cost of living is 21.20% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Amherst Center (zip 01002)'s Cost of Living

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

POPULATION
Amherst Center (zip 01002)'s population is 30,280 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 4.24%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Amherst Center (zip 01002) is $331,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.18%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Amherst Center (zip 01002)

SCHOOLS
Amherst Center (zip 01002) 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 Amherst Center (zip 01002). More Education


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NEW LISTINGS IN 01002
$369,900
1360 Bay Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

$365,900
52 Jeffrey Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$299,900
41 Harkness Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$329,900
38 Jenks St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$389,000
36 Chesterfield Dr
Bed 5 | Bath 2.0 |

$369,900
128 State St
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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