Amherst, Ohio Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Amherst Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 12,038 149th 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 7.1 141st 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,702.2 179th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Amherst Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 4.1% 270th 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 22.1% 197th 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 17.8% 73rd 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Amherst Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 93.0% 85th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 25.4% 120th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Amherst Rank Ohio US
Race - White 95.7% 58th 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 0.7% 247th 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 75th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 182nd 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 238th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.7% 158th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 5.3% 31st 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 92.0% 111th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Amherst Rank Ohio US
Female residents 51.7% 184th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.4% 155th 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Amherst Rank Ohio US
Housing units 5,031 165th 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 10.7% 248th 22.9% 25.9%
Households 4,494 166th 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 85.8% 31st 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $163,000 84th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.6 35th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Amherst Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $27,436 106th $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $61,250 79th $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 6.3% 207th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Amherst Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 993 153rd 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $255,499 120th $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $21,862 60th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $37,174 96th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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