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The Village of Amherst Junction had a population of 378 as of July 1, 2023.
The primary coordinate point for Amherst Junction is located at latitude 44.4689 and longitude -89.3126 in Portage County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Amherst Junction 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 Village of Amherst Junction 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.
|Total Population||378 (100%)|
|Population in Households||378 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||343 (90.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$86,031|
|Average Household Income||$106,255|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||17%|
|Per Capita Income||$38,510|
|Socioeconomic Status Index6||Moderate (62.7)|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||153 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||125 (81.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||12 ( 7.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||16 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$241,964|
|Average Home Value||$271,600|
|Housing Affordability Index3||134|
|Average Household Size||2.76|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.55%|
|Per Capita Income||2.95%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.32%|
The table below compares Amherst Junction to the other 807 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2023 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||# 590||27th|
|Population Density||# 592||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 141||83rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 630||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 360||56th|
|Diversity Index||# 547||33rd|
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