Amherst SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8

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Amherst, Ohio Info Snack

Amherst (/æmhrst/) is a city in Lorain County, Ohio, United States. The population was 12,021 at the 2010 census.
Population
12,086
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
9.0%
Median Home
$149,400
Median Income
$68,159
Median Rent
$928

Rankings for Amherst in Ohio

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Map Of Amherst, OH

Population over time in Amherst

Year Population % Change
2017 12,086 0.2%
2016 12,058 -0.5%
2015 12,114 0.3%
2014 12,080 0.2%
2013 12,057 0.0%
2012 12,056 0.1%
2011 12,038 0.1%
2010 12,031 -

Crime in Amherst Per 100k

Crime Amherst OH USA
Violent Crime 41.4 297.5 382.9
Murder 0.0 6.1 5.3
Robbery 16.5 99.5 98.0
Aggravated Assault 24.8 141.6 248.9
Property Crime 1298.6 2419.1 2362.0
Burglary 115.8 502.4 430.4
Larceny 1158.0 1743.0 1694.0
Car Theft 24.8 173.7 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Amherst

White
91.6% (11,066)
African American
0.3% (32)
American Indian
0.4% (44)
Asian
1.8% (218)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (107)
Hispanic
5.1% (619)
Race Amherst OH USA
White 91.6% 79.6% 61.5%
African American 0.3% 12.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.8% 2.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 2.3% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.1% 3.6% 17.6%

Household Income For Amherst, Ohio

Less than $10,000
1.7% (20,546)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (39,883)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.3% (100,313)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.7% (93,062)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.0% (169,204)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.8% (239,302)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.3% (209,087)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.1% (218,756)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.6% (79,767)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (37,466)
Income Amherst OH USA
Less than $10,000 1.7% 7.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 5.1% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.3% 10.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.7% 10.4% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.0% 14.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.8% 18.5% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.3% 12.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.1% 12.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.6% 4.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 4.0% 6.3%

Gender in Amherst

Female
51.3% (6,197)
Male
48.7% (5,888)
Gender Amherst OH USA
Female 51.3% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Amherst for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.7% (205)
9-12th Grade
5.4% (653)
High School / GED
30.5% (3,681)
Some College
26.6% (3,213)
Associate's Degree
10.4% (1,262)
Bachelor's Degree
17.5% (2,112)
Master's Degree
6.2% (753)
Professional Degree
0.8% (102)
Doctorate Degree
0.8% (101)
Education Amherst OH USA
< 9th Grade 1.7% 2.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.4% 7.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 30.5% 33.6% 27.3%
Some College 26.6% 20.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.4% 8.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 17.5% 17.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.2% 7.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.8% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.8% 1.1% 1.4%

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