The Village of Amherst had a population of 259 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||119|
|Daytime Population: Residents||119|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||238|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.92|
|Population in Households||259|
|Population in Familes||215|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$52,188|
|Average Household Income||$73,248|
|Per Capita Income||$29,973|
|Total Housing Units||119 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||90 (75.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||23 (19.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||6 ( 5.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$121,591|
|Average Home Value||$146,703|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.73%|
|Per Capita Income||3.91%|
The table below compares Amherst to the other 580 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Nebraska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 308||47th|
|Population Density||# 177||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 293||50th|
|Median Household Income||# 263||55th|
|Per Capita Income||# 193||67th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Nebraska Census Data Comparison Tool.