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Amherst, TX Real Estate

Amherst, Texas is located in Lamb County. Nearby cities and towns include Sudan, Littlefield, Earth, Spade, Springlake, Olton, Anton, and Muleshoe. Amherst is a rural community with a population of 713. The median household income is $36,332. In Amherst, 60% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 37% of the households. Half the population of Amherst commutes 12 minutes or less to work, with 53% of residents holding white collar jobs and 47% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Amherst, TX is 41 years, with 59% of those homes owned, 24% rented, and 17% not occupied.

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Amherst offers a range of educational opportunities with one elementary school and one high school.

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Amherst, TX Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Amherst, TX
  • 40% Single
  • 60% Married
Texas
  • 51% Single
  • 49% Married

Male VS. Female

Amherst, TX
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male
Texas
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Amherst, TX

  • 40
  • 36
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Average Age of Homes in Amherst, TX

  • 41
  • 23
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Vacant Homes in Amherst, TX

  • 17%
  • 9%
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Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $43,324
  • $69,744
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Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Amherst, TX
  • 59% Owned
  • 24% Rented
Texas
  • 57% Owned
  • 34% Rented