Amherst County Property Records (Virginia)

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Amherst County Property Records Offices

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Amherst Building Department 153 Washington Street Amherst, VA 24521 434-946-9302 Directions

Amherst Building Inspector 153 Washington Street Amherst, VA 24521 434-946-9302 Directions

Amherst County Recorder of Deeds PO Box 462 Amherst, VA 24521 434-946-9321 Directions

Amherst County Revenue Commission 100 Goodwin Street Amherst, VA 24521 434-946-9310 Directions

Amherst County Treasurer's Office PO Box 449 Amherst, VA 24521 434-946-9318 Directions

Amherst County Property Records Databases

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Amherst Circuit Court and Clerk's Office Website

Amherst County Assessment Rolls

Amherst County Assessor's Website

Amherst County Building Inspections

Amherst County Codes & Ordinances

Amherst County Deed Search

Amherst County GIS Maps

Amherst County Property Tax Exemptions

Amherst County Tax Payments

Amherst County Tax Warrants

City of Amherst Website

County of Amherst Commissioner of Revenue's Office Website

Amherst County Home & Property Tax Statistics

Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Amherst County Home Values
Median Home Value$151,500
Median Rental Cost (per month)$731
Amherst County Property Tax Payments (Annual)
Median Property Taxes$807
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$823
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$786
Amherst County Property Tax Collections (Total)
Property Taxes$9,074,600
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$5,355,200
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$3,719,300
Amherst County Housing Characteristics
Total Housing Units14,138
Occupied Housing Units12,110 (85.7%)
Vacant Housing Units2,028 (14.3%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units9,313 (76.9%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units2,797 (23.1%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)57.3%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)42.7%
Amherst County Mortgage Characteristics
Mortgage, Contract to Purchase, or Similar Debt5,334
Second Mortage or HELOC840
Second Mortgage (No HELOC)117
HELOC (No Second Mortgage)723
Second Mortgage & HELOC174
No Mortgage3,979
Amherst County Occupied Residential Buildings
Single-Family Detached Homes9,530 (78.7%)
Single-Family Attached Homes152 (1.3%)
2 Apartments389 (3.2%)
3 or 4 Apartments395 (3.3%)
5 to 9 Apartments167 (1.4%)
10 or More Apartments104 (0.9%)
Mobile Home or Other Type of Housing1,373 (11.3%)
Amherst County Occupied Residential Buildings Construction Year
2014 or Later11 (0.1%)
2010 to 2013239 (2.0%)
2000 to 20091,473 (12.2%)
1980 to 19993,892 (32.1%)
1960 to 19794,012 (33.1%)
1940 to 19591,550 (12.8%)
1939 or Earlier933 (7.7%)
Amherst County Occupied Residential Buildings Room Characteristics
1 Room63 (0.5%)
2 or 3 Rooms546 (4.5%)
4 or 5 Rooms4,557 (37.6%)
6 or 7 Rooms4,432 (36.6%)
8 or More Rooms2,512 (20.7%)
Amherst County Occupied Residential Buildings Bedroom Characteristics
No Bedroom63 (0.5%)
1 Bedroom441 (3.6%)
2 or 3 Bedrooms9,828 (81.2%)
4 or More Bedrooms1,778 (14.7%)
Amherst County Occupied Residential Building Facility Characteristics
With Complete Plumbing Facilities12,051 (99.5%)
With Complete Kitchen Facilities12,004 (99.1%)