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Demographics

People

Total Population945
Male Share of the Population48.5%
Female Share of the Population51.5%
Senior Citizens19.8%
Employed Population 16+485
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married55.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.9%
Median Earnings25+$35,000
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$22,019
Median Earnings With High School Degree$31,875

Wealth

Median Family Income$53,438
% Above Poverty Level95.4%
% Below Poverty Level4.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home7.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone34.7%
Median Gross Rent$602
Median House Value$113,700

Ancestry

German62.6%
Polish20%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)6.1%
Irish4.9%
French Except Basque3.2%
English2.5%
Norwegian2.2%
Canadian1.8%
Swedish1.3%
Czech1.2%
Dutch1.2%
Finnish0.4%
Swiss0.3%
Scottish0.3%
Austrian0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Italian0.3%
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Athens Almanac

CategoryValue
County Marathon County
Standard Zip Codes54411
Phone Area Codes715
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude45.03
Approximate Longitude-90.07

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)

StationMEDFORD
Distance15.2 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 20 F
Apr Temp32 to 52 F
Jul Temp57 to 79 F
Oct Temp35 to 55 F
Annual Precip33.2 inches
StationWAUSAU AP
Distance22.6 miles
Jan Temp4 to 22 F
Apr Temp33 to 55 F
Jul Temp59 to 81 F
Oct Temp37 to 57 F
Annual Precip33.3 inches
StationJUMP RIVER 3 E
Distance40.9 miles
Jan Temp-1 to 21 F
Apr Temp30 to 55 F
Jul Temp54 to 79 F
Oct Temp34 to 56 F
Annual Precip32.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Abbotsford2,166$41,463
Dorchester907$49,063
Edgar1,541$60,208
Fenwood131$59,583
Stetsonville598$55,179

Athens Public Schools

Athens Elementary
209 N Schlegel St
ZIP: 54411
(715) 257-7571
Primary
Total Enrollment 131
Athens High
601 W Village Limits Rd
ZIP: 54411
(715) 257-7511
High
Total Enrollment 197
Athens Middle
601 W Village Limits Rd
ZIP: 54411
(715) 257-7511
Middle
Total Enrollment 79

Athens Private Schools

St Anthony School
309 Mueller St
ZIP: 54411
Elementary
Total Enrollment 80
Trinity Lutheran School
301 Elm St
ZIP: 54411
Elementary
Total Enrollment 49
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