Compare: Amherst vs Hampshire County

Home Values in Amherst and Hampshire County

vsHampshire County
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Zillow Home Value Index
Mid-point of Zestimate valuations for Amherst. Half the Zestimates are above this number and half are below it.
1-Year Change+0.7%vs+3.2%
Median List Price$319,900vs$274,900
Median Sale Price$303,700vs$236,800
Amherst, MA tends to be more expensive for home buyers than Hampshire County, MA. During the last year, Amherst home values have risen by 0.7%, while Hampshire County home values have risen by 3.2%. The median sale price in Amherst is $303,700, but the median listing price was $319,900, a 5.1% discount. Meanwhile in Hampshire County, the median selling price is $236,800, and the starting price had a median of $274,900, a 13.9% discount.

Homes for Sale in Amherst and Hampshire County

Amherst vs Hampshire County

Why is Amherst more expensive than Hampshire County?

Amherst, MA

Map of Amherst, MA
Amherst is a city in Hampshire county, MA with a population of 19,548.

Hampshire county, MA

Map of Hampshire county, MA
Hampshire is a county in Springfield Metro with a population of 155,745.