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Amherst Junction, Wisconsin
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The village of Amherst Junction is located in Portage County.
The location of Amherst Junction has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
A typical abbreviation for Amherst Junction: Amherst Jct. (or less commonly used: Amherst Jctn.)
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Amherst Junction has a population of 379 people<2> (see below for details).
Amherst Junction is 1,110 feet [338 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Amherst Junction lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Amherst Junction: (715) & (534)<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Amherst Junction had a population of 377 people. This makes Amherst Junction the county's 26th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 377 people, the population of Amherst Junction increased 23.61% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 305 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Amherst Junction had an population of 379 people. This is an increase of 0.53% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 24.26% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Amherst Junction.
Communities near Amherst Junction ...
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This page was last modified: 15 Jul 2019