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Amherst, NY is a small town located just outside of Buffalo in northwestern New York. The area is best known for its charming small-town vibe, lush, tree-lined streets and safe, friendly neighborhoods.

Before you work with a local Amherst moving company to relocate to Amherst, it’s important to get an idea of the community feel. In Amherst, the majority of the population is made up of singles and married couples between 25-45. While one-third of the population is comprised of families, the majority of residents here are not parents.

Amherst is a fairly affluent area, with a median household income of $77,960, compared with the new York median of $62,909. At the same time, homes in Amherst are reasonably priced, with a median sales price of $186,600. In comparison, the median for the rest of New York is more than $300,000! When budgeting for your new home, remember to take into account the price of professional movers in Amherst.

Like much of upstate New York, Amherst enjoys a full four seasons, including hot, muggy summers and bitterly cold winters. The Greater Buffalo area is also known for getting large amounts of snow, and in fact, receives more than 94 inches of snow every year. If you are planning a move during the winter months, be sure to talk with your Amherst moving company about snow plans and back-up availability.

Best Moving Companies in Amherst, NY

Wayfinder Moving started in 2018, and since opening our doors, we’ve quickly risen as one of the most trusted Amherst moving companies. We take pride in hiring only the best local movers and packers, and our commitment to excellence has earned us numerous 5-star reviews from happy customers.

People often wonder why they should hire a moving company. As Amherst moving experts, we can attest: Moving is a big job, and nobody should go through it alone. Our crews act as your support system, helping relieve your worries and handle the heavy lifting, so you can enjoy your move, and get excited about this next chapter in your life.

We understand that moving is expensive. That’s why we are the affordable Amherst moving company that makes it easy to budget with our in-home assessments and firm cost estimates. We take an in-depth look at your moving situation to offer you the best prices possible, and we’ll work with you to create a custom package that fits your needs.

Amherst Moving Services

At Wayfinder moving, we offer moving services to cover every part of your transition. From packing your belongings to unloading and set up in your home, and even storing your possessions securely we’re by your side from start to finish.

Amherst Local Moving

We know Amherst like the back of our hands and can help make your relocation a breeze, whether you’re moving down the street, to your first house, or across town.

Amherst Long-Distance Moving

Moving to Amherst from another state? Or perhaps you’re leaving our fair town for a new adventure! Our long-distance moving services are designed to offer you a worry-free experience.

Amherst Commercial Movers

Moving to a new office space can be stressful – or it can be easy! At Wayfinder Moving, we handle all the heavy lifting, so you can stay focused on your business.

Amherst Packing Services

If the idea of packing fills you with dread, you’re not alone. That’s why we offer packing services, from single room assistance to full house packing options.

Amherst Storage

Whether you’re downsizing, taking advantage of temporary housing during a move, or simply need somewhere to put your belongings during construction, our secure storage facility in Amherst has you covered.

Amherst Piano Moving

Have a musician in the family? Our licensed piano movers know how to properly move your upright, baby grand or grand piano, so it’s ready-to-play in your new home.

Amherst Senior Moving

Are you or a loved one transitioning to an independent living or assisted living facility? At Wayfinder Moving, we understand the unique concerns of a senior move, and we’re here to help you every step of the way.

Ready to get started with the best local moving company in Amherst? Wayfinder Moving is ready and eager to assist you. Give us a call today at 716-821-1234 or fill out our online contact form to begin.

Our Clients Feedback

  • I hired Wayfinder Moving for a small move last week. Two gentlemen completed it in a timely manner, and were very pleasant to work with.

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    Jackie A.
    8/13/2019

    5 star ratingGREAT MOVERS! Matt, Matt, Chris and Juan were professional, personable and were so easy going with all the craziness going on at the house. Between my disability, 2 large dogs, and packing mishaps, the guys took everything in stride and... read more

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    Kris B.
    8/05/2019

    The movers were fantastic!! I have used Wayfinder twice now and they will not disappoint!!

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    Mary
    7/31/2019

    Absolute rockstars. Polite, courteous, professional. They showed up and we had way more than we had originally thought, but they got it done in pretty much the time allotted. My only tip would be to over estimate what you have... read more

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    Maggie G.
    5/15/2019
  • 5 star ratingFirst I rated them 1 star : they were responsible to deliver a sofa bed to my house ( with white glove delivery), they were rude and did not event try to fit in the sofa saying it wont fit... read more

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    Angel H.
    4/24/2019

    Our parents had been in the same house for 55 years. They were going to move 400 miles away to be away from Western New York weather. I got quotes from a couple different companies, but Wayfinder stuck... read more

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    John R.
    12/23/2018

    5 star ratingOur parents had been in the same house for 55 years.  They were going to move 400 miles away to be away from Western New York weather.  I got quotes from a couple different companies, but Wayfinder stuck out.  For... read more

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    Ann-Louise R.
    12/08/2018

    Wayfinder was able to meet our moving date in a short time frame. All of our furniture arrived in great shape and the mover was efficient and friendly. I would definitely recommend!

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    Rebecca S.
    11/29/2018
  • Owned and run by some of the best people you'll ever meet or talk to.

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    Seth G.
    10/26/2018

    Just had my mattress deliver by Wayfinder after weeks of being led around by Buffalo Courier Services Inc. The delivery was arranged by Ryder Last Mile and I would highly recommend them for any moving or delivery job. ... read more

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    maureen h.
    9/12/2018

    My good friend told me he was moving last minute and asked me to help him out... i showed up early to help with the move and so did WayFinder! Josh and Mike were so great! They even helped us... read more

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    Mike S.
    9/03/2018

    The movers were so nice and courteous. They were extremely efficient and very careful with my furniture. I highly recommend them.

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    Leigh G.
    9/01/2018
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Demographic Info for Amherst, NY
125,024
Population
40.1 years
Median Age
$186,600
Median Home Value
$72,459
Median Household Income
19.2 mins
Average Commute
70.6%
Own vs. Rent
Schools in Amherst, NY
105 Casey Rd
East Amherst, NY 14051
Type: Middle School
1900 Dodge Rd
East Amherst, NY 14051
Type: Elementary School
PO Box 460
Swormville, NY 14051
Type: Private School
8730 Transit Rd
East Amherst, NY 14051
Type: Middle School
151 Paradise Rd
East Amherst, NY 14051
Type: High School
Places to Eat in Amherst, NY
Grovers Bar & Grill
Grovers Bar & Grill
9160 Transit Rd
East Amherst, NY 14051
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Griffon Gastropub
Griffon Gastropub
5445 Transit Rd
Williamsville, NY 14221
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Almaza Grill
Almaza Grill
9370 Transit Rd
East Amherst, NY 14051
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Samurai Buffalo
Samurai Buffalo
9648 Transit Rd
East Amherst, NY 14051
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New York Beer Project
New York Beer Project
6933 S Transit Rd
Lockport, NY 14094
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Schnitzel & Co
Schnitzel & Co
9210 Transit Rd
East Amherst, NY 14051
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Things to Do in Amherst, NY
Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village
3755 Tonawanda Creek Rd, Amherst, NY 14228, United States
4.6 
Amherst State Park
390 Mill St, Buffalo, NY 14221, United States
4.6 
The Buffalo Zoo
300 Parkside Ave, Buffalo, NY 14214, United States
4.3 
Delaware Park
Meadow Dr, Buffalo, NY 14214, United States
4.6 
Locked Up Escape Games
3637 Union Rd #6, Cheektowaga, NY 14225, United States
4.8 
Amherst Veterans Canal Park
Buffalo, NY 14228, United States
4.6 

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