The Village of Amherst Junction had a population of 385 as of July 1, 2018.
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 (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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Amherst Junction: Groversberg, The Junction.
|Population in Households||385|
|Population in Familes||322|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$65,239|
|Average Household Income||$81,859|
|Per Capita Income||$31,050|
|Total Housing Units||151 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||124 (82.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||16 (10.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||10 ( 6.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$191,379|
|Average Home Value||$192,137|
|Average Household Size||2.73|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.56%|
|Per Capita Income||1.9%|
The table below compares Amherst Junction to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 Density||# 572||26th|
|Diversity Index||# 515||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 184||76th|
|Per Capita Income||# 231||70th|
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