Amherst Real Estate
Amherst is located in Massachusetts. Amherst, Massachusetts has a population of 39,880. Amherst is less family-centric than the surrounding county with 27.94% of the households containing married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 28%.
The median household income in Amherst, Massachusetts is $50,203. The median household income for the surrounding county is $64,974 compared to the national median of $57,652. The median age of people living in Amherst is 21.4 years.
The average high temperature in July is 82.2 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 13.2 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 48.2 inches per year, with 36.9 inches of snow per year.