Amherst, New Hampshire Population 2021

754
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Amherst is a city located in Hillsborough County New Hampshire. Amherst has a 2020 population of 754. Amherst is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 23.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 613 in 2010. Amherst reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Amherst is $294,237 with a poverty rate of 0.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $325,900. The median age in Amherst is 45.2 years, 45.3 years for males, and 45.1 years for females.

Amherst Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Amherstwas:

  • 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, New Hampshire is 754 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 754.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 613.

Amherst, New Hampshire Population 2021

Population by Race

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Amherst Population by Race

Amherst Population Pyramid $2021

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Amherst Median Age

45.2


Total

45.3


Male

45.1


Female

Amherst Adults

There are 480 adults, (120 of whom are seniors) in Amherst.

Amherst Age Dependency

109.4

Age Dependency Ratio

33.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

76.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Amherst Sex Ratio

Female

393

52.12%

Male

361

47.88%

Amherst Population by Age

Amherst Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Amherst Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%0%
Non Family68.6%31.4%
All90.3%9.7%
Married95.2%4.8%
Female100%0%

90.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Amherst Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2582.9290.3
Married1863.5495.2
Non Family51068.6
Female212.1100
Male00

3.4

Average Family Size

2.92

Average Household Size

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Amherst Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade71.46%
High School Graduate0.00%
Some College10020.83%
Associates Degree204.17%
Bachelors Degree12225.42%
Graduate Degree23148.13%
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Amherst Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Amherst Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 98.54%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 73.54%.

Amherst Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$76,129$102,500$22,935
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$91,146$
Graduate Degree$97,188$140,469$76,583

$76,129

Average Earnings

$102,500

Average Male

$22,935

Average Female

Amherst Earnings by Educational Attainment

Amherst Language by Age

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Amherst Language

98.31% of Amherst residents speak only English, while 1.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.69% of the population.

Amherst Language

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
High SchoolNaN%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Amherst Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Amherst Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Amherst Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$142,031$294,237
Families$151,902$347,766
Married Families$189,583-
Non Families-$76,973
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Income by Household Type

Amherst Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

70.8%

Male Marriage Rate

59.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Amherst Married by Age and Sex

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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 35-44.

Amherst Marital Status by Race

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Amherst Marital Status

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27

Number of Veterans

21

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam21
First Gulf War8
World War II6
Korea
Second Gulf War

Amherst Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6413
65 to 748
75+6
35 to 54
18 to 34

Amherst Veterans by Age

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Amherst Veterans by Race

Amherst Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Amherst Veterans by Education

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52.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Amherst Employment by Age

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Amherst Employment by Race

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Amherst Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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22.41%

Born in Amherst

98.28%

Native Born

1.72%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.28% of Amherst residents were born in the United States, with 22.41% having been born in New Hampshire. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Amherst Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217540.00%
20207540.00%
2019754456.35%
2018709304.42%
201767991.34%
201667011220.07%
20155586813.88%
2014490-6-1.21%
2013496-155-23.81%
2012651-16-2.40%
2011667548.81%
20106130.00%

Amherst Population by Year