Real Estate Market Update for

Amherst, MA
$58,835
Median Household Income
1,387/sq mi
Local Population Density

Map Information for

Amherst, MA

Area Overview for

Amherst, MA
  • Population: 38,295
  • Median Age: 21.94 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 2
  • Sales Tax: 6.25%
  • Population Density: 1,387/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: 9.85%


* Scale from 1-5  ** Index where 100 is the national average


Area Information for

Amherst, MA
  • Closest Airport: Bradley International
  • Closest College: AMHERST COLLEGE
  • Closest Jr. College HOLYOKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
  • Median Household Income: $58,835
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 30.22%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $295,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: CONNECTICUT TIGERS
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 47%

School Information for

Amherst, MA
School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating Parent Rating
Fort River Elementary School 0.4 mi Public K-6
Amherst Regional Middle School 1.0 mi Public 7-8
Amherst Regional High School 1.0 mi Public 9-12
Wildwood Elementary School 1.3 mi Public K-6
Pelham Elementary School 1.4 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
The Common School 1.7 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6
Crocker Farm Elementary School 2.3 mi Public PRESCHOOL-6
Amherst Montessori School 2.8 mi Private PRESCHOOL-6
School To Farm Program 3.7 mi Private -
Proximity to listed schools and their school district(s) does not guarantee enrollment eligibility. Please contact a local real estate professional or the local school district(s) for the most current information relating to schools in the area. Sources: Onboard Informatics © 2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com.

Demographic Information for

Amherst, MA