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Demographics

People

Total Population1,149
Male Share of the Population50.6%
Female Share of the Population49.4%
Senior Citizens21.7%
Employed Population 16+446
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married53%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher24.2%
Median Earnings25+$35,563
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$52,500
Median Earnings With High School Degree$38,235

Wealth

Median Family Income$67,833
% Above Poverty Level74.8%
% Below Poverty Level25.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home4.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone16.1%
Median Gross Rent$781
Median House Value$126,800

Ancestry

German29.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.3%
Irish18%
English13.8%
Italian8.7%
Scottish3.6%
Swedish1.7%
Norwegian1.7%
French Except Basque1.7%
Welsh1.3%
Dutch0.9%
Slovak0.8%
Portuguese0.8%
Arab0.7%
Polish0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Belgian0.3%
Australian0.2%
Canadian0.2%
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Athena Almanac

CategoryValue
County Umatilla County
Standard Zip Codes97813
Phone Area Codes541
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude45.83
Approximate Longitude-118.51

Athena Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPENDLETON BR EXP STN
Distance9.6 miles
Jan Temp26 to 41 F
Apr Temp36 to 62 F
Jul Temp52 to 88 F
Oct Temp35 to 65 F
Annual Precip17.5 inches
StationPENDLETON DOWNTOWN
Distance18 miles
Jan Temp25 to 42 F
Apr Temp38 to 64 F
Jul Temp54 to 89 F
Oct Temp35 to 66 F
Annual Precip13.9 inches
StationWALLA WALLA RGNL AP
Distance22.3 miles
Jan Temp29 to 41 F
Apr Temp41 to 64 F
Jul Temp61 to 90 F
Oct Temp44 to 66 F
Annual Precip20.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Adams350$61,250
Helix156$49,583
Milton-Freewater7,051$45,995
Pendleton16,709$63,410
Weston734$54,444

Athena Public Libraries

Athena Public Library
418 E MAIN ST
Athena, Oregon
(541) 566-2470

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Athena Public Schools

Athena Elementary School
375 S 5th St
ZIP: 97813
(541) 566-3581
Primary
Total Enrollment 183
Weston-mcewen High School
540 E Main St
ZIP: 97813
(541) 566-3555
High
Total Enrollment 198
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