Amherst, Virginia at a glance:

Where is Amherst, Virginia?

37.62351, -79.09225 latitude / longitude

GPS coordinates for Amherst

434Area Code

Amherst, VA

628 feet(191.41 meters)

Elevation above sea level

EST (-5) Eastern Standard Time

Amherst Time Zone

11:14 AM Current Time in Amherst

*Amherst observes daylight savings time

Amherst County, Virginia

Amherst County Health Snapshot
Amherst County Population Data

*Note: Amherst spans multiple counties

FIPS #: 51County Number: 009

Amherst County, VA

Congressional District 05|06

South Region, South Atlantic Division

How big is Amherst, Virginia?

232.60square miles

Total Area

232 : 1

Land : Water

231.6square miles

Land Area

1square miles

Water Area

1 zip code

24521

What's the weather like in Amherst, Virginia?

43.16 inches

Annual Precipitation

78 degrees farenheit

Average July temperature

35.7 degrees farenheit

Average January temp

What's business like in Amherst, Virginia?

229

total businesses

2,246

total employees

10 : 1

Employee to Employer
Ratio

88mailboxes

Business Delivery Mailboxes

$21,511,000U.S. Dollars

Business First Quarter Payroll

$87,494,000U.S. Dollars

Business Annual Payroll

How many people live in Amherst, Virginia?

10,576 people

Amherst Population
More census numbers for Amherst, VA

4,708mailboxes

Total Delivery Mailboxes

3,664mailboxes

Residential Delivery
Mailboxes

88mailboxes

Business Delivery
Mailboxes

738mailboxes

Number of PO Boxes

3,478mailboxes

Single Family Deliveries

Mailboxes
by family

0mailboxes

Multi Family Deliveries
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