Amherst Center, MA
Amherst Center is located in west Massachusetts. Amherst Center has 4.94 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Amherst Center population is 19,543, which has grown 14.62% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 4.85% and is higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Amherst Center median household income is $37,089 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 3.73% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 34.34% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Amherst Center median house value is $332,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 95.53% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 77.65% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Amherst Center is much better than the state average in quality.