Electricity is provided to users located in the Town of Amherst by Appalachian Power Company (800/956-4327).
Verizon (434/946-5500) is the “wireline” telephone service provider in the Town of Amherst. Mobile telephone service is provided by a variety of companies.
Cable television in the Town of Amherst is provided by Comcast.
Comcast and Verizon offer high-speed internet service. There are numerous providers for satellite/wireless and internet-based television service.