From a total population of 32,237, Amherst County has a median age of 43.1. The average age of males, in Amherst County, is 41.8 while the average age of females is 44.1. When you compare this to median age of Virginia, Amherst County is 5.5 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Amherst County, is $22,938 while the average household income is $44,765. When comparing the median income of people living in Amherst County to the rest of Virginia, the average income in Amherst County is $11,020 less.