Amherst Lorain County, Ohio

Amherst: City in Ohio, United States

About

Amherst is a city located in the county of Lorain in the U.S. state of Ohio. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,021 and a population density of 652 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 12,387 inhabitants.

Amherst Quick Facts

Population : 12,387 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Ohio (United States)
County : Lorain County
Postal code : 44001
Area : 18.44 km2
Altitude : 689 feet / 210 meters
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 04:26:19 (16th May 2022)
Density : 672 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.95% (2010-2020)
Amherst locator map
Location of Amherst on Ohio map.
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Amherst Ohio Grindstone Sign3
Amherst Ohio Grindstone Sign3 image

Geography

Amherst is located at 41°23'52"N 82°13'21"W (41.3978200, -82.2223800).

Amherst map

Demographics

The population of Amherst increased by 2.95% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,021 - census
2011 12,019 -0.02% estimation process
2012 12,012 -0.06% estimation process
2013 12,081 0.57% estimation process
2014 12,110 0.24% estimation process
2015 12,108 -0.02% estimation process
2016 12,104 -0.03% estimation process
2017 12,078 -0.22% estimation process
2018 12,146 0.56% estimation process
2019 12,254 0.88% estimation process
2020 12,387 1.07% estimation process

Amherst zip code is 44001. County name: Lorain, County fips: 39093

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Schools in Amherst

College & universities near Amherst, OH

Code Name City ZIP
204431 Northern Institute of Cosmetology Lorain (OH) 44052-1803

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Amherst, OH

Code Name Address Type
ELY Elyria 410 East River Road RAIL
SKY Sandusky 1200 North Depot St. RAIL
CLE Cleveland Lakefront station 200 Cleveland Memorial Shoreway RAIL
ALC Alliance 820 East Main Street RAIL
TOL Martin Luther King, Jr. Plaza 415 Emerald Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Amherst

Post Office Name City ZIP
Amher Post Office Amherst (OH) 44001

Other places with the same name (10)

Other cities in Lorain County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lorain County , OH. (more)

City Name Population Title
Lorain 63,872 City in Ohio, United States
North Ridgeville 35,104 City in Lorain County, Ohio, United States
Avon Lake 24,808 City in Lorain County, Ohio, United States
Avon 23,745 City in Ohio, United States
Avon Center 15,724 City in Lorain County, Ohio, United States of America
Vermilion-on-the-Lake 11,006 City in Lorain County, Ohio, United States of America
Sheffield Lake 8,952 City in Lorain County, Ohio, United States of America
Oberlin 8,132 City in Ohio
Brownhelm 7,802 Township in Lorain County, Ohio
Huntington 6,223 Township in Lorain County, Ohio
Wellington 4,948 Village in Ohio, United States
Vermilion 4,745 City in Ohio, United States
Sheffield 3,631 Village in Ohio, United States
Elyria 3,173 City in Lorain County, Ohio, United States
Grafton 2,866 Village in Ohio
Lagrange 2,573 Village in Lorain County, Ohio, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Amherst distances to largest Ohio cities