Amherst Hillsborough County, New Hampshire
Amherst: Town in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States
Amherst is a town located in the county of Hillsborough in the U.S. state of New Hampshire. Its population at the 2010 census was 11,201 and a population density of 125 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 11,418 inhabitants.
The town was created 261 years ago in 1759.
Amherst is located at 42°51'41"N 71°37'31"W (42.8614700, -71.6253500).
Amherst forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. West wind 5 to 10 mph. more
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Official website of Amherst
Amherst Quick Facts
|Population :||11,418 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||New Hampshire (United States)|
|County :||Hillsborough County|
|Postal code :||03031|
|Phone Area Codes :||603|
|Area :||89.9 km2|
|Altitude :||259 feet / 79 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1760 (261 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||UTC−05:00|
|Local time :||01:32:09 (18th October 2021)|
|Density :||127 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||1.9% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||55℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather|
The population of Amherst increased by 1.9% in 10 years.
People born in Amherst (15)
- Jedediah K. Smith (American politician (1770-1828)) he was born in 07/11/1770
- Asa Dodge Smith (President of Dartmouth College) he was born in 21/09/1804
- Ainsworth Blunt (American missionary) he was born in 22/02/1800
- Charles G. Atherton (American politician) he was born in 04/07/1804
- Frank Selee (American baseball manager) he was born in 26/10/1859
- Peter Bragdon (American politician)
- Samuel Luther Dana (American chemist) he was born in 11/07/1795
- Walter Prince (American baseball player) he was born in 09/05/1861
- Moses Billings (American painter) he was born in 15/01/1809
- Dennis Olson (American mixed martial arts fighter) he was born in 20/03/1986
- Anna Kendrick Pierce (American political wife, mother of president Franklin Pierce) she was born in 30/10/1768
- John Ellenwood (American politician) he was born in 15/09/1777
Schools in Amherst
College & universities near Amherst, NH
|183141||Nashua Community College||Nashua (NH)||03063-1026|
Amtrak & bus stations near Amherst, NH
|NSH||Nashua, NH||8 North Southwood Drive||BUS|
|MHT||Manchester, New Hampshire||119 Canal St.||BUS|
|CNH||Concord, New Hampshire||30 Stickney Ave.||BUS|
|HHL||Haverhill station||Washington Street at Railroad Square||RAIL|
|WOB||Anderson Regional Transportation Center||100 Atlantic Ave.||RAIL|
Post offices near Amherst
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Amher Post Office||Amherst (NH)||03031|
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- Amherst , Massachusetts town in Massachusetts with a population of 40,643 people.
- Amherst , Ohio city in Ohio, United States with a population of 12,387 people.
- Amherst , Virginia town in Virginia, USA with a population of 2,182 people.
- Amherst , Wisconsin town in Portage County, Wisconsin, United States with a population of 1,361 people.
- Amherst , Texas city in Texas, United States with a population of 652 people.
- Amherst , Minnesota township in Fillmore County, Minnesota with a population of 401 people.
- Amherst , Maine town in Maine, United States with a population of 256 people.
- Amherst , Nebraska village in Nebraska, United States with a population of 254 people.
Other cities in Hillsborough County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Hillsborough County , NH. (more)
|Manchester||112,546||City in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA|
|City of Manchester||109,565||City in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, USA|
|Nashua||89,167||City in New Hampshire|
|Merrimack||27,452||River in New Hampshire and Massachusetts, United States|
|Hudson||25,620||Town in New Hampshire|
|Bedford||22,957||City in New Hampshire, USA|
|Goffstown||18,136||Town in New Hampshire, United States|
|Milford||16,515||Town in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States|
|Pelham||14,306||City in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States of America|
|Weare||9,100||Town in New Hampshire, United States|
|Litchfield||8,658||Town in Connecticut, United States|
|Hollis||8,123||Town in Oklahoma|
|Peterborough||6,743||Town in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States of America|
|New Boston||5,941||City in Texas, United States|
|Brookline||5,495||Town in Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, United States|
|New Ipswich||5,429||Town in New Hampshire|
Distance to Other Cities
Amherst distances to largest New Hampshire cities