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People

Total Population 2,072
Male Share of the Population 50%
Female Share of the Population 50%
Senior Citizens 16%
Employed Population 16+ 941
Age of the Population 36

Families

% of people married 58.9%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $70,833
% Above Poverty Level 91.3%
% Below Poverty Level 8.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 4.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 25.7%
Median Gross Rent $701
Median House Value $102,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 18.9%
US/American 0%
English 7.7%
Irish 13.2%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

New Athens Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 30 miles SE of St. Louis, Missouri
County St Clair
Metro Area Saint Louis
Standard Zip Codes 62264
Phone Area Codes 618
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 38.326
Longitude -89.876

New 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 BELLEVILLE SIU RESEARCH
Distance 13.2 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 40 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 39.3 inches
Station WATERLOO
Distance 14.8 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 38 F
Apr Temp 45 to 66 F
Jul Temp 68 to 89 F
Oct Temp 47 to 69 F
Annual Precip 42.1 inches
Station KASKASKIA RIV NAV LOCK
Distance 24.1 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 39 F
Apr Temp 45 to 68 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 46 to 71 F
Annual Precip 39.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Fayetteville 408 $55,000
Freeburg 4,226 $102,303
Hecker 467 $65,833

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

New Athens Public Libraries

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New Athens District Library
201 NORTH VAN BUREN
New Athens, Illinois
(618) 475-3255

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New Athens High Schools

NEW ATHENS HIGH SCHOOL
501 HANFT ST
618-475-2173
Serves 210 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 12.5

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