Welcome to Amherst, New Hampshire -- a beautiful rural-suburban community that artfully combines centuries of history with 21st century innovation, making it one of the best towns in America in which to live, raise a family, and grow a business.
As part of its “Best Places to Live” feature, CNN Money recently cited Amherst (#6) as one of the 20 least crowded towns in America.
|Google – which has identified one digital capital for every state in the U.S. as part of its eCities Awards – recently named Amherst as the digital capital of New Hampshire for its savvy use of digital media in support of its businesses.|
|Yankee Magazine featured Amherst in its blog: Explore New England and recently ranked Amherst's village commons as one of the top five town greens in New England.|
|The Town of Amherst was awarded over $500,000 in federal, state, and local grants in the past four years for innovative programs in fire management, emergency management, and communications.|