Amherst is a very small village located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 1,043 people and just one neighborhood, Amherst is the 346th largest community in Wisconsin.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages, Amherst isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Amherst are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Amherst is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Amherst who work in office and administrative support (14.17%), management occupations (10.53%) and sales jobs (7.29%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Amherst’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Being a small village, Amherst does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.