Athens

Athens

Overview for Athens, AL

25,213 people live in Athens, where the median age is 41.9 and the average individual income is $32,997. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

25,213

Total Population

41.9 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$32,997

Average individual Income

Around Athens, AL

There's plenty to do around Athens, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

44
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
35
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Scooter's Coffee, K-May Donuts, and Whitt's Barbecue.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 1.35 miles 7 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $ 0.09 miles 15 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Dining 2.39 miles 6 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Dining 1.13 miles 20 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Dining 0.57 miles 27 reviews 4.6/5 stars
Dining 0.26 miles 4 reviews 4.8/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Athens, AL

Athens has 10,211 households, with an average household size of 2.41. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Athens do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 25,213 people call Athens home. The population density is 620.95 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

25,213

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

41.9

Median Age

49.19 / 50.81%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
10,211

Total Households

2.41

Average Household Size

$32,997

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Athens, AL

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Athens. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
Athens Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Julian Newman Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 3rd
No rating available
Athens Bible School
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
Lindsay Lane Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Athens Intermediate School
PUBLIC
4th - 5th
4/5
Athens Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 3rd
No rating available
James L Cowart Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 3rd
No rating available
Brookhill Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 3rd
No rating available
Limestone County Area Vocational Technology
PUBLIC
10th - 12th
No rating available
Athens Renaissance School
PUBLIC
K - 12th
5/5

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