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Amherst, OH Real Estate

Amherst, Ohio is located in Lorain County. Nearby cities and towns include South Amherst, Lorain, Vermilion, Elyria, Oberlin, Sheffield, Sheffield Lake, Kipton, Beulah Beach, North Ridgeville, Avon, LaGrange, Avon Lake, Grafton, Eaton Estates, Wakeman, Pheasant Run, Berlin Heights, Westlake, North Olmsted, Bay Village, Wellington, Collins, Olmsted Falls, Huron, Berea, Rochester, Fairview Park, Rocky River, Milan, Brook Park, Middleburg Heights, Strongsville, Spencer, Norwalk, Lakewood, Brunswick, New London, Linndale, Parma Heights, and Sandusky. Amherst is a suburban community with a population of 12,152. The median household income is $60,012. In Amherst, 60% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 30% of the households. Half the population of Amherst commutes 19 minutes or less to work, with 63% of residents holding white collar jobs and 37% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Amherst, OH is 34 years, with 79% of those homes owned, 16% rented, and 5% not occupied. In the previous year, 155 Amherst properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Amherst in the previous year was $136,274.

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Amherst offers a range of educational opportunities with 3 elementary schools, 2 middle schools and one high school.

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Amherst, OH Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Amherst, OH
  • 40% Single
  • 60% Married
  • 50% Single
  • 50% Married

Male VS. Female

Amherst, OH
  • 52% Female
  • 48% Male
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Amherst, OH

  • 43
  • 39
  • Amherst, OH
  • Ohio

Average Age of Homes in Amherst, OH

  • 34
  • 38
  • Amherst, OH
  • Ohio

Vacant Homes in Amherst, OH

  • 5%
  • 9%
  • Amherst, OH
  • Ohio

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $71,757
  • $63,292
  • Amherst, OH
  • Ohio

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Amherst, OH
  • 79% Owned
  • 16% Rented
  • 59% Owned
  • 31% Rented