Amherst, Ohio

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Amherst (/ˈæmhərst/[1]) is a city in Lorain County, Ohio, United States. According to the 2010 census, 12,021 people lived there. Amherst is located 2.5 miles (4 km) south of Lake Erie. According to the 2010 census, the city has a total area of 7.12 square miles (18.4 km2). 7.06 square miles (18.3 km2) (or 99.16%) is land and 0.06 square miles (0.16 km2) (or 0.84%) is water.[2]

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  1. "A Pronunciation Guide to Places in Ohio". Retrieved 26 February 2015.
  2. "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files for Places – Ohio". United States Census. Archived from the original on 2016-07-02. Retrieved 2012-10-19.