AMERSHAM is a thriving market town and civil parish within Chiltern district in Buckinghamshire, 27 miles (43 km) northwest of London, in the Chiltern Hills. It is part of the London commuter belt.
Amersham is also 15 miles (24 km) from Aylesbury and 8 miles (13 km) from High Wycombe.
Amersham is split into two distinct areas: Old Amersham, set in the valley of the River Misbourne, which contains the 13th century parish church of St. Mary’s and several old pubs and coaching inns; and Amersham on the Hill, which grew rapidly around the railway station in the early part of the 20th century.
Amersham provides 3,200 jobs in 156 businesses. Of these businesses, 130 are micro businesses, employing fewer than 10 people.
Amersham’s occupational structure leans towards higher-skilled and better paid occupations, with 60% of working residents employed in managerial and technical sectors.
In 2012 the population of Amersham was 21,731 according to the GeoNames geographical database. The Amersham Local directory was launched in October 2006 and is distributed to over 7,000 homes in the HP6 & part HP7 area, which includes:
- Old Amersham
- Amersham on the Hill
- Chesham Bois
- Hyde Heath
- Winchmore Hill
- Penn Street
Although The Amersham Local Directory is delivered to over 7,000 homes, advertising in all 10 publications will enable your business to reach over 80,000 homes locally!
The Amersham Local Directory is a gem of information, packed full of products & services mainly from local businesses, as well as interesting articles, informative editorials, events, a cookery page, book review, community page, children’s page, puzzles & essential local information.
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