Amherst Erie County, New York
Amherst: Town in New York, United States
Amherst is a town located in the county of Erie in the U.S. state of New York. Its population at the 2010 census was 122,366 and a population density of 2,284 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 120,809 inhabitants.
The town was created 204 years ago in 1818.
Amherst Quick Facts
|Population :||120,809 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||New York (United States)|
|County :||Erie County|
|Phone Area Codes :||716|
|Area :||53.58 km2|
|Altitude :||597 feet / 182, 185 meters|
|Establishment :||April 04, 1818 (204 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||UTC−05:00|
|Local time :||22:47:14 (17th May 2022)|
|Density :||2,255 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-1.29% (2010-2020)|
Amherst is located at 42°58'42"N 78°47'59"W (42.9783900, -78.7997600).
- Official Website
Official website of Amherst
According to census records, the population of Amherst decreased by 1.29% in 10 years.
People born in Amherst (8)
- Hugh B. Scott (American judge) he was born in 01/01/1949
- Jeffrey Gundlach (American banker) he was born in 30/10/1959
- Anita Alvarez (American synchronized swimmer) she was born in 02/12/1996
- Jaylen Morris (American professional basketball player) he was born in 19/09/1995
- Chris Rogerson (American composer) he was born in 01/01/1988
Schools in Amherst
College & universities near Amherst, NY
|190725||Daemen College||Amherst (NY)||14226-3592|
|457837||The Salon Professional Academy-Tonawanda||Tonawanda (NY)||14150|
|196088||University at Buffalo||Buffalo (NY)||14260-1660|
|441618||Leon Studio One School of Beauty Knowledge||Williamsville (NY)||14221|
|189705||Canisius College||Buffalo (NY)||14208-1098|
Amtrak & bus stations near Amherst, NY
|BUF||Buffalo–Depew station||55 Dick Road||RAIL|
|BFX||Buffalo–Exchange Street||75 Exchange Street||RAIL|
|NFL||Niagara Falls Station and Customhouse Interpretive Center||27th St. and Lockport Rd.||RAIL|
|DUK||Dunkirk, New York||411 Central Ave.||BUS|
|FDN||Fredonia, New York||1 State University of New York||BUS|
Post offices near Amherst
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Amher Post Office||Buffalo (NY)||14226|
|Central Park Post Office||Buffalo (NY)||14215|
|Hiler Post Office||Buffalo (NY)||14223|
|Williamsvill Post Office||Buffalo (NY)||14221|
|Getzvill Post Office||Getzville (NY)||14068|
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Other cities in Erie County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Erie County , NY. (more)
|Buffalo||254,479||County seat city in Erie County, New York, USA|
|Cheektowaga||85,452||Town in Erie County, New York, United States|
|Mount Vernon||66,775||City in Westchester County, New York, United States|
|Hamburg||58,800||Town in Erie County, New York, United States|
|West Seneca||45,117||Town in Erie County, New York|
|Brighton||35,776||Town in Monroe County, New York, USA|
|Clarence||33,026||Town in Erie County, New York, United States|
|Grand Island||21,767||Town in New York|
|Lackawanna||17,632||City in New York, USA|
|Kenmore||14,947||City in Erie County, New York, United States of America|
|Depew||14,940||City in Creek County, Oklahoma, United States of America|
|Tonawanda||14,755||City in the state of New York, USA|
|Elma||11,752||City in New York, United States of America|
|Lancaster||10,064||Town in Erie County, New York|
|Alden||9,911||City in Freeborn County, Minnesota, United States of America|
|Ellicott||8,223||City in Chautauqua County, New York, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Amherst distances to largest New York cities