Real Estate Market Update for
Amherst, VA
Median Household Income
415/sq mi
Local Population Density
Map Information for
Amherst, VA
Area Overview for
Amherst, VA
  • Population: 2,018
  • Median Age: 37 yr
  • Median Commute Time: 17 mins
  • Educational Climate*: 3
  • Sales Tax: 0.0%
  • Population Density: 415/sq mi
  • Population Change Since 2000: -31.29%

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

Area Information for
Amherst, VA
  • Closest Airport: Lynchburg Regional/Preston Glenn Field
  • Closest College: SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE
  • Median Household Income: $49,626
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0.00%
  • Median Home Sales Price: $155,000
  • Closest Major Sports Team: LYNCHBURG HILLCATS (A)
  • Change Avg. Household Income Since 2000: 30%

School Information for

Amherst, VA
School Name Distance Type Grades School Rating
Amherst County High School 0.3 mi Public 9-12
Central Elementary School 1.2 mi Public PRESCHOOL-5
Amherst Elementary School 1.3 mi Public K-5
Amherst Middle School 1.4 mi Public 6-8
Temperance Elementary School 8.4 mi Public K-5
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.

Demographic Information for

Amherst, VA