Amherst NH Real Estate
Homes for Sale in Amherst New Hampshire
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Living in Amherst
Amherst is a rural-suburban community where residents enjoy the best of both worlds. Conveniences and amenities are easy to access, but the city has plenty of undeveloped space, wooded areas, and access to preserved natural areas to explore. It is an ideal place to start a business or raise a family, with slow and steady growth and a friendly community of about 12,000 people.
Nearby Nashua is just a 20 minute drive away, where you will find additional shopping and dining, as well as an airport. Manchester is about 25 minutes away in the other direction, where you will find a major shopping mall, ski resort, and other entertainment along the Merrimack River.
Things to Do in Amherst
Amherst is a quiet town with private neighborhoods and wooded areas, but there is still plenty to do. In addition to the shopping and dining you will find in nearby cities like Manchester and Nashua, Amherst has its own grocery stores, restaurants, and shopping centers. Moulton's Kitchen & Market is located in the center of town and is the perfect place for a casual lunch out. The locally-owned business also features a market where you will find locally sourced groceries and prepared foods, including sandwiches, pizzas, catering, and more.
If you enjoy outdoor recreation, you will love living in Amherst. Ponemah Bog Wildlife Sanctuary is a beautiful preserved natural area featuring nature trails where you walk catch wildlife sightings or just enjoy a peaceful walk. Hodgman State Forest is another great place to explore or take a scenic stroll.
On the border of Amherst and Merrimack is Baboosic Lake, a nearly 230-acre lake with warm water and an abundance of fish. Take a boat out and enjoy a family-friendly fishing trip, or enjoy a picnic on the shore. The Baboosic Lake Town Beach is a local favorite in summer.
If you enjoy golfing, check out Amherst Country Club, featuring an 18-hole championship golf course open to the public. It is open year-round and known for friendly customer service, beautifully maintained grounds, and a commitment to offering affordable access to golf for the community.
Schools in Amherst
Students living in Amherst attend public schools in Amherst School District, with many highly rated schools that have excellent reputations. There are also some private schools in the surrounding area for those looking for a specific academic method of environment.
Amherst Real Estate
Most of the Amherst real estate market is made up of single-family homes and buildable land, ideal for those looking for a family home or space to build a dream house. Many homes in Amherst feature mature trees and friendly neighborhoods. There are also a few condo communities in Amherst for those in search of an affordable or low-maintenance home. Overall, the community of Amherst offers a rural-suburban feel where you can find a beautiful home that features privacy and comfort just a short drive from anything you need.
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