South Amherst, MA
South Amherst is located in west Massachusetts. South Amherst is part of Hampshire County. South Amherst has 4.22 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total South Amherst population is 5,267, which has grown 4.52% since 2000. The population growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 4.85% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. South Amherst median household income is $56,250 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 26.04% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 34.34% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. South Amherst median house value is $322,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 110.50% 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 South Amherst is much better than the state average in quality.