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Amherst, NE Real Estate

Amherst, Nebraska is located in Buffalo County. Nearby cities and towns include Riverdale, Miller, Odessa, Elm Creek, Glenwood, Pleasanton, Kearney, Sumner, Overton, Poole, Hazard, Eddyville, Litchfield, Ravenna, and Gibbon. Amherst is a rural community with a population of 257. The median household income is $49,106. In Amherst, 67% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 32% of the households. Half the population of Amherst commutes 22 minutes or less to work, with 57% of residents holding white collar jobs and 43% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Amherst, NE is 44 years, with 79% of those homes owned, 21% rented, and 1% not occupied. In the previous year, 2 Amherst properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Amherst in the previous year was $96,000.

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

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Amherst, NE Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Amherst, NE
  • 33% Single
  • 67% Married
Nebraska
  • 47% Single
  • 53% Married

Male VS. Female

Amherst, NE
  • 49% Female
  • 51% Male
Nebraska
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Amherst, NE

  • 40
  • 38
  • Amherst, NE
  • Nebraska

Average Age of Homes in Amherst, NE

  • 44
  • 35
  • Amherst, NE
  • Nebraska

Vacant Homes in Amherst, NE

  • 1%
  • 9%
  • Amherst, NE
  • Nebraska

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $51,274
  • $63,697
  • Amherst, NE
  • Nebraska

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Amherst, NE
  • 79% Owned
  • 21% Rented
Nebraska
  • 59% Owned
  • 31% Rented