The Village of Amherst Junction had a population of 381 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Amherst Junction is located at latitude 44.4684 and longitude -89.3183 in Portage County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Amherst Junction (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Portage County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,112 feet.
The Village of Amherst Junction (GNIS ID: 1582691) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Amherst Junction population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Amherst Junction: Groversberg, The Junction.
|Population in Households||381|
|Population in Familes||322|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.72|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||149 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||122 (81.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||19 (12.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||9 ( 6.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$190,385|
|Average Home Value||$187,500|
|Median Household Income||$60,264|
|Average Household Income||$75,340|
|Per Capita Income||$29,085|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.69%|
|Per Capita Income||2.39%|
The table below compares Amherst Junction to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 582||25th|
|Population Density1||# 575||26th|
|Diversity Index2||# 507||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 178||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 215||72nd|
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