Demographics

People

Total Population1,043
Male Share of the Population52.3%
Female Share of the Population47.7%
Senior Citizens12.5%
Employed Population 16+423
Age of the Population22

Families

% of people married29.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher32.5%
Median Earnings25+$43,750
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,042

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,250
% Above Poverty Level74.4%
% Below Poverty Level25.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home6.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work27.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone22.6%
Median Gross Rent$646
Median House Value$119,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)16.5%
German15.8%
Irish15.2%
English10.8%
Italian7.6%
Scottish6.3%
Dutch3.2%
African1.3%
Norwegian1.3%
Czech1.3%
Polish1.2%
Welsh1.1%
French Except Basque1.1%
Russian1.1%
Hungarian0.9%
Sierra Leone0.7%
Jamaican0.7%
West Indian0.7%
Swedish0.6%
Serbian0.6%
Danishn0.6%
Romanian0.6%
Brazilian0.5%
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Athens Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyMercer County
Standard Zip Codes24712
Phone Area Codes304
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude37.42
Approximate Longitude-81.01

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)

StationATHENS
Distance0.4 miles
Jan Temp20 to 40 F
Apr Temp37 to 63 F
Jul Temp59 to 81 F
Oct Temp39 to 65 F
Annual Precip37.2 inches
StationFLAT TOP
Distance12.1 miles
Jan Temp19 to 37 F
Apr Temp38 to 60 F
Jul Temp60 to 78 F
Oct Temp42 to 61 F
Annual Precip45.6 inches
StationSTAFFORDSVILLE 3 ENE
Distance19.7 miles
Jan Temp21 to 40 F
Apr Temp38 to 64 F
Jul Temp60 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 65 F
Annual Precip39.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bluefield10,022$46,128
Bramwell320$48,819
Matoaka188$39,167
Oakvale127$45,313
Peterstown654$56,563
Princeton5,907$48,519

Athens Public Schools

Athens Elementary School
205 South State Street
ZIP: 24712
(304) 384-9229
Primary
Total Enrollment 274
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