The Village of Amherst had a population of 267 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Amherst is located at latitude 40.7689 and longitude -99.2698 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.
|Population in Households||267|
|Population in Familes||223|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$52,335|
|Average Household Income||$69,901|
|Per Capita Income||$28,985|
|Total Housing Units||123 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||93 (75.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||24 (19.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||6 ( 4.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$129,651|
|Average Home Value||$170,430|
|Average Household Size||2.28|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.88%|
|Per Capita Income||3.57%|
The table below compares Amherst to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 306||47th|
|Population Density||# 168||71st|
|Diversity Index||# 293||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 275||53rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 262||55th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.