Amherst, Colorado Population 2020

195

Amherst is a city located in Colorado. Amherst has a 2020 population of 195. Amherst is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by since the most recent census, which recorded a population of in 2010. Amherst reached it's highest population of 221 in 2017.

The average household income in Amherst is $44,417 with a poverty rate of 16.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Amherst is 23 years, 23.8 years for males, and 22.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 112.0 males.

Amherst Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Amherst was:

  • White: 100.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Amherst, Colorado is 195, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 195.

Amherst, Colorado Population 2020

Amherst Population Pyramid 2020

Amherst Median Age

23


Total

23.8


Male

22.5


Female

Amherst Adults

There are 150 adults, ( of whom are seniors) in Amherst.

Amherst Age Dependency

30

Age Dependency Ratio

0

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30

Child Dependency Ratio

Amherst Sex Ratio

Female

92

47.18%

Male

103

52.82%

Amherst Households and Families

Amherst Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Amherst Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73%27%
All50.9%49.1%
Non Family0%100%
Female0%0%
Male0%0%

50.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All533.6850.9
Married374.8473
Non Family1600
Female00
Male00

4.38

Average Family Size

3.68

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Amherst Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate3439.53%
Some College3439.53%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree1011.63%
Graduate Degree89.30%

Amherst Educational Attainment by Race

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 20.93%.

Amherst Language

Amherst Language by Age

Amherst Language

100.00% of Amherst residents speak only English, while 0.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.00% of the population.

Amherst Poverty

Amherst Poverty by Race

16.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.53%

Male Poverty Rate

18.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Amherst

The race most likely to be in poverty in Amherst is White, with 16.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Amherst is White, with 16.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

Name Poverty
Some College47.06%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than High SchoolNaN%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Amherst Income

Amherst Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,458$44,417
Families$52,625$59,103
Married Families$52,625$59,103
Non Families--

Amherst Marital Status

Amherst Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Amherst Married by Age and Sex

Amherst Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Amherst Marital Status by Race

Amherst Veterans

44

Number of Veterans

34

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War10
World War II
Korea
Vietnam
Second Gulf War

$Amherst Veterans by Education

36.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Amherst Employment Status

52.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Amherst Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.41%

Born in Colorado

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Amherst residents were born in the United States, with 76.41% having been born in Colorado. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201950.00%
20191950.00%
2018195-26-11.76%
2017221173360.42%
201648-8-14.29%
2015562160.00%
2014351684.21%
20131919
2012-71-100.00%
20117171
20100.00%