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.   


Have you checked out our Vimeo Channel to view the recent Zoom meetings of our Town Boards, Commissions and Committees? Click: ***HERE TO VIEW***

Cemetery Trustee interim appointee sought »

The Cemetery Trustees have had a resignation and seek a volunteer for appointment by the Board of Selectmen.

2024 Vacancies

Board and Committee Vacancies- Volunteers Sought »

The Town is seeking volunteers for the following boards, commissions and committees. This is a great way to get to know...

The Finance Department is seeking to appoint a TOWN TREASURER »

The Town of Amherst is seeking to appoint a part-time Treasurer. The Treasurer is a key component of the Town’s cash...

February 2024 Newsletter available NOW! »

To read the February 2024 Newsletter,...