The Village of Amherst had a population of 248 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Amherst is located at latitude 40.8384 and longitude -99.2695 in Buffalo County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Amherst (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Buffalo County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 2,352 feet.
The Village of Amherst (GNIS ID: 2397957) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Amherst population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||248|
|Population in Familes||206|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.3|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||114 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||85 (74.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||23 (20.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||6 ( 5.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$117,857|
|Average Home Value||$140,588|
|Median Household Income||$51,500|
|Average Household Income||$64,758|
|Per Capita Income||$26,686|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.25%|
|Per Capita Income||2.69%|
The table below compares Amherst to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 315||46th|
|Population Density1||# 190||67th|
|Diversity Index2||# 278||52nd|
|Median Household Income||# 242||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 306||47th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.