amherst Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 188 2.7 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 2,591 36.9 % 32.2 %
Some College 2,239 31.9 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,285 18.3 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 726 10.3 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 6,368 90.6 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 1,652 23.5 % 23.5 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 12,058 - -
19 years old and under 2,867 23.8 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 3,287 27.3 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 3,732 31.0 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 2,172 18.0 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 11,116 98.3 % 84.4 %
Spanish 183 1.6 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 14 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,222 25.7 % 33.6 %
Married 2,712 57.1 % 50.4 %
Separated 55 1.2 % 2.5 %
Divorced 761 16.0 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,971 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,666 93.9 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 305 6.1 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,289 86.3 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 343 6.9 % 5.9 %
2-Units 16 0.3 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 18 0.4 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 73 1.5 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 53 1.1 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 65 1.3 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 114 2.3 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 836 16.8 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 279 5.6 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 503 10.1 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 895 18.0 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,102 22.2 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 814 16.4 % 12.8 %
Electric 332 6.7 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 28 0.6 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 4,130 83.1 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 75 1.5 % 4.1 %
Wood 48 1.0 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 44 0.9 % 0.4 %
None 9 0.2 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 11,617 98.3 % 75.1 %
African-American 66 0.6 % 13.1 %
Native American 57 0.5 % 0.9 %
Asian 54 0.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 27 0.2 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 66,731 57,617
Median Family Income 76,463 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 30,656 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 74.47 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.73 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 2.73
    [CDD] 2.93

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.05 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com