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People

Total Population 280
Male Share of the Population 59.6%
Female Share of the Population 40.4%
Senior Citizens 12.9%
Employed Population 16+ 103
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 41.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 12.8%
Median Earnings25+ $28,750
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $18,125
Median Earnings With High School Degree $25,385

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,857
% Above Poverty Level 72.1%
% Below Poverty Level 27.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home 5.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 4.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 43.2%
Median Gross Rent $450
Median House Value $82,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 52.5%
US/American 0%
English 9.3%
Irish 6.8%

Athens Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 42 miles E of Bossier City, Louisiana (center to center)
Nearest Large City 219 miles E of Dallas, Texas
County Claiborne
Standard Zip Codes 71003
Phone Area Codes 318
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.65
Longitude -93.025

Athens Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station HOMER 3 SSW
Distance 7.3 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 54 F
Apr Temp 51 to 75 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 51 to 76 F
Annual Precip 55.7 inches
Station RUSTON LA TECH
Distance 23.8 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 55 F
Apr Temp 51 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 51 to 78 F
Annual Precip 55 inches
Station ASHLAND
Distance 34 miles
Jan Temp 33 to 56 F
Apr Temp 50 to 76 F
Jul Temp 70 to 93 F
Oct Temp 51 to 78 F
Annual Precip 54.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Arcadia 2,939 $23,807
Bryceland 128 $66,607
Dubberly 221 $60,750
Gibsland 1,037 $34,091
Homer 3,129 $33,454
Lisbon 262 $88,438
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Athens High Schools

ATHENS HIGH SCHOOL
15520 HIGHWAY 9
318-258-3241
A Title I School.
Serves 260 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.4

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