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People

Total Population 240
Male Share of the Population 46.7%
Female Share of the Population 53.3%
Senior Citizens 14.6%
Employed Population 16+ 141
Age of the Population 46

Families

% of people married 70.2%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 25.3%
Median Earnings25+ $32,404
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $33,750

Wealth

Median Family Income $59,000
% Above Poverty Level 97.1%
% Below Poverty Level 2.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.7%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 29%
Median Gross Rent $467
Median House Value $96,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 5.8%
US/American 0%
English 5.4%
Irish 15.4%

Amherst Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 136 miles W of Lincoln, Nebraska (center to center)
Nearest Large City 177 miles W of Omaha, Nebraska
County Buffalo
Standard Zip Codes 68812
Phone Area Codes 308
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 40.768
Longitude -99.269

Amherst Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station KEARNEY 4 NE
Distance 13.5 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 34 F
Apr Temp 35 to 61 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 38 to 65 F
Annual Precip 25.2 inches
Station OVERTON 3 W
Distance 16.5 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 37 F
Apr Temp 36 to 64 F
Jul Temp 61 to 88 F
Oct Temp 36 to 68 F
Annual Precip 24.1 inches
Station MINDEN
Distance 24.2 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 35 F
Apr Temp 36 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 89 F
Oct Temp 38 to 67 F
Annual Precip 25.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Elm Creek 881 $54,375
Kearney 31,759 $68,988
Miller 150 $36,458
Overton 714 $51,250
Pleasanton 280 $52,143
Riverdale 159 $53,906
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Amherst High Schools

AMHERST HIGH SCHOOL
308-826-3131
Serves 147 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.9

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