South Amherst 62 Below average
South Amherst Livability #222 ranked city in Massachusetts#21,527 ranked city in the USARanks better than 26% of areas
B- South Amherst Amenities Some amenities close to this location
F South Amherst Cost of Living Cost of living is 3% lower than Massachusetts
South Amherst
12626% more expensive than the US average
Massachusetts
13030% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
South Amherst cost of living
B South Amherst Crime Total crime is equal to Massachusetts
Total crime
1,36242% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 7442% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-10%Year over year crime is down
South Amherst crime
F South Amherst Employment Household income is 31% lower than Massachusetts
Median household income
$48,75012% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$22,33825% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
9%90% higher than the US average
South Amherst employment
F South Amherst Housing Home value is 5% lower than Massachusetts
Median home value
$324,80076% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,30337% higher than the US average
Home ownership
45%29% lower than the US average
South Amherst real estate or South Amherst rentals
D- South Amherst Schools HS graduation rate is 7% higher than Massachusetts
High school grad. rates
93%13% higher than the US average
School test scores
40%18% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/a100% lower than the US average
South Amherst K-12 schools
A+ South Amherst User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in South Amherst
Overall user rating
85% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
85% 1 total surveys
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      StatisticSouth AmherstMassachusettsNational
      Average one way commute23min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work58.1%71.1%76.4%
      Workers who carpool6.1%7.5%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit5.7%9.9%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle5.0%0.8%0.6%
      Workers who walk14.4%4.9%2.8%
      Working from home10.7%4.7%4.6%

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      Source: The South Amherst, MA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).