Amherst Schools

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GreatSchools Rating: 7 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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Amherst Montessori School

The Amherst Montessori School is a wonderful school.My two children have attended the s...

Posted 21 days ago

Cushman Scott Childrens Center

My daughter attended this school for one year. She absolutely loves going to the school...

Posted 47 days ago

Amherst Montessori School

My daughter has attended Amherst Montessori School since she was 2.5 years old. She wi...

Posted 68 days ago

What's it like to live in Amherst?

Median household income $54,044 $63,384 $50,935
Median home price $290,000 $283,300 $152,300
Cost of living (% of national avg)138% 138% 100%
Unemployment 5% 7% 9%
Violent crime index (1 is lowest)354
Days per year with some sun: 192
Days per year with some precipitation: 121
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Source: Sperling's Best Places
Population: 30,876
* Based on zip code 01002
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