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Demographics

People

Total Population1,141
Male Share of the Population45.6%
Female Share of the Population54.4%
Senior Citizens13%
Employed Population 16+517
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married49.2%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.5%
Median Earnings25+$33,173
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$27,813
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$54,028
% Above Poverty Level89.3%
% Below Poverty Level10.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home1.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.9%
% Using Public Transportation1.4%

Housing

People Living Alone21.6%
Median Gross Rent$646
Median House Value$84,800

Ancestry

German30.3%
English16%
Irish13.1%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.9%
Dutch4.6%
French Except Basque3.9%
Scottish3.1%
Polish2.7%
Italian2.3%
Swedish1.2%
Norwegian1.1%
Finnish1%
Danishn0.9%
Welsh0.8%
Canadian0.7%
Belgian0.7%
Swiss0.2%
Russian0.2%
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Athens Almanac

CategoryValue
County Calhoun County
Standard Zip Codes49011
Phone Area Codes269
Time ZoneAmerica/Detroit
Approximate Latitude42.08
Approximate Longitude-85.23

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)

StationCOLDWATER STATE SCHOOL
Distance15.4 miles
Jan Temp14 to 29 F
Apr Temp36 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 81 F
Oct Temp40 to 60 F
Annual Precip35.6 inches
StationGULL LAKE BIOL STA
Distance22.8 miles
Jan Temp16 to 32 F
Apr Temp36 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 63 F
Annual Precip38.8 inches
StationCHARLOTTE
Distance37.9 miles
Jan Temp15 to 29 F
Apr Temp36 to 56 F
Jul Temp60 to 81 F
Oct Temp40 to 59 F
Annual Precip33.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Burlington247$53,333
Climax792$63,750
Colon1,161$58,274
Sherwood348$44,375
Tekonsha617$38,750

Athens Public Libraries

Athens Community Library
106 EAST BURR OAK STREET
Athens, Michigan
(269) 729-4479

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Athens Public Schools

Athens High School
300 East Holcomb St
ZIP: 49011
(269) 729-5414
Other
Total Enrollment 313

Athens Private Schools

Factoryville Christian School
1291 Factoryville Rd
ZIP: 49011
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 68
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