athens Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 1,228 8.8 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 4,659 33.3 % 32.2 %
Some College 3,505 25.1 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,229 23.1 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,354 9.7 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 11,613 83.1 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,801 27.2 % 27.2 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 24,461 - -
19 years old and under 5,996 24.5 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 8,050 32.9 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 6,317 25.8 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 4,098 16.8 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 21,042 93.0 % 84.4 %
Spanish 1,483 6.6 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 91 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,920 32.1 % 33.6 %
Married 4,597 50.5 % 50.4 %
Separated 195 2.1 % 2.5 %
Divorced 1,389 15.3 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 9,990 - -
Occupied Housing Units 9,315 93.2 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 675 6.8 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 7,181 71.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 368 3.7 % 5.9 %
2-Units 199 2.0 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 358 3.6 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 640 6.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 358 3.6 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 527 5.3 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 359 3.6 % 6.2 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,301 13.0 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,417 14.2 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,609 16.1 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,401 14.0 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,338 13.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 452 4.5 % 12.8 %
Electric 7,273 72.8 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 32 0.3 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 1,701 17.0 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 272 2.7 % 4.1 %
Other Fuel 7 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 30 0.3 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 18,199 76.9 % 75.1 %
African-American 4,282 18.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 209 0.9 % 0.9 %
Asian 171 0.7 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 819 3.5 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 45,920 57,617
Median Family Income 61,414 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 28,865 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 43.75 %
  • Temperature 53.7 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.04 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 20.14
    [CDD] 0.02

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.04 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com