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    Amherst Real Estate

    Amherst is less than 15 miles from the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport which provides direct and connecting service to most major airports.

    With a population of approximately 12,000 residents and a land area of nearly 35 square miles, Amherst is a growing suburban community that has successfully maintained many desirable historic and rural characteristics.  The town has seen growth in commercial development over the last several years, and has a vibrant business district adjacent to the Route 101-A corridor that is home to several national retailers.

    Amherst serves it’s student population with a number of public and private schools. To learn more about our public schools please visit SAU39. In addition to the public schools, Amherst also has a number of private schools. Click Here for additional information about all of the schools available in the Amherst area.

    Amherst also has an incredible array of restaurants for you to choose from. Whether your looking for a spectacular Fine Dining experience, Casual Dining, Family Fun, or a quick Take Out, you can find it here.

    The Amherst area has a number of local attractions and fun things to do for a day, weekend, or vacation. Check out Family Days Out for more information on Theme parks & Water Fun, Museum’s & History, Entertainment, Camping, Skiing and more!

    Looking for a local Amherst business? Click Here to see local businesses associated with the Chamber of Commerce.

    Historical facts about Amherst:
    — Amherst was settled about 1733, it was first called “Narragansett Number 3”, then later “Souhegan Number3”.
    — In January 1760, the town was chartered as Amherst and named for General Jeffrey Amherst, the commander-in-chief of the British forces in America at the time.
    — In 1790, the southwestern section of the town broke off and became the town of Milford.
    — In 1803, the northwest section departed to become Mont Vernon.

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