Amherst is a town in , , United States. Amherst is the most populous town in New York state outside of the New York City metropolitan area, and an inner ring suburb of Buffalo.
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Notable Places in the Area

The is a museum related to the history of people with disabilities from medieval times to the present era. Photo: Andre Carrotflower, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Shopping center
is a located north of the at the western edge of the Town of Amherst in , , United States. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Golf course
The is a historic golf course located in that hosted the 1912 U.S.

Officially opened on May 10, 2012, as a part of University at Buffalo's 2020 Strategic Plan…

Localities in the Area

Perhaps doesn't have the immediate cachet of other parts of the city. Photo: Andre Carrotflower, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a hamlet and census-designated place within the town of Amherst in , , United States.

is a village in , , United States. Photo: Pubdog, Public domain.


42.9784° or 42° 58' 42.2" north
-78.7998° or 78° 47' 59.1" west
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United Nations Location Code
597 feet (182 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 158450188
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Amherst, New York
  • Arabic: أمهرست
  • Cebuano: Amherst
  • Chinese: Amherst
  • Chinese: 阿默斯特 (纽约州)
  • Chinese: 阿默斯特
  • Czech: Amherst, New York
  • Czech: Amherst
  • Dutch: Amherst
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: امهرست
  • English: Amherst, New York
  • Estonian: Amherst (New York)
  • Estonian: Amherst
  • French: Amherst
  • German: Amherst
  • Haitian; Haitian Creole: Amherst, New York
  • Hebrew: אמהרסט
  • Hungarian: Amherst
  • Italian: Amherst
  • Japanese: アムハースト
  • Min Nan Chinese: Amherst
  • Pennsylvania German: Amherst, Nei Yarrick
  • Persian: امهرست، نیویورک
  • Polish: Amherst
  • Portuguese: Amherst
  • Portuguese: Amherst (Nova Iorque)
  • Russian: Амхерст
  • Serbian: Амхерст, Њујорк
  • Serbian: Амхерст
  • Slovenian: Amherst
  • South Azerbaijani: امهرست، نیویورک
  • Spanish: Amherst
  • Swedish: Amherst, New York
  • Swedish: Amherst
  • Turkish: Amherst, New York
  • Ukrainian: Емгерст
  • Waray (Philippines): Amherst, New York

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