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Population in 2012: 118,999 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: +18.7%
 

Males: 56,464  (47.4%)
Females: 62,535  (52.6%)

Median resident age:  25.8 years
Georgia median age:  35.3 years

Zip codes: 30601, 30602, 30605, 30606, 30607, 30609, 30622, 30646.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $32,503 (it was $28,118 in 2000)
Athens-Clarke County:

$32,503
GA:

$47,209
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,434

Athens-Clarke County income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $153,700 (it was $103,000 in 2000)
Athens-Clarke County:

$153,700
GA:

$142,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $200,079; Detached houses: $211,993; Townhouses or other attached units: $163,667; In 2-unit structures: $135,204; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $124,638; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $100,272; Mobile homes: $69,326

Median gross rent in 2012: $757.

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Athens-Clarke County races chart
  • White alone - 65,747 (56.9%)
  • Black alone - 30,441 (26.4%)
  • Hispanic - 12,129 (10.5%)
  • Asian alone - 4,807 (4.2%)
  • Two or more races - 1,872 (1.6%)
  • Other race alone - 270 (0.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 138 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 48 (0.04%)

Races in Athens-Clarke County detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Athens-Clarke County: 94.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (10.9%), German (10.1%), Irish (9.3%), United States (5.4%), Scottish (3.3%), Italian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 117.8 square miles.

Population density: 1,011 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Athens-Clarke County:

  • High school or higher: 85.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 20.1%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Athens-Clarke County :

  • Never married: 55.8%
  • Now married: 31.7%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 4.4%
  • Divorced: 7.1%

11,936 residents are foreign born (5.3% Latin America, 2.1% Asia, 1.3% Europe).

This city:  10.3%
Georgia:  9.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,699 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,518 (1.1%)

Athens-Clarke County satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Atlanta, GA (60.1 miles , pop. 416,474).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (593.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Athens, GA (0.7 miles) , Winterville, GA (2.4 miles ), Hull, GA (2.5 miles) , Watkinsville, GA (2.6 miles ), Bogart, GA (2.9 miles ), Bishop, GA (3.2 miles) , Arnoldsville, GA (3.2 miles ), North High Shoals, GA (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 318 buildings, average cost: $80,800
  • 1998: 537 buildings, average cost: $71,200
  • 1999: 416 buildings, average cost: $76,600
  • 2000: 531 buildings, average cost: $85,800
  • 2001: 541 buildings, average cost: $90,600
  • 2002: 750 buildings, average cost: $93,700
  • 2003: 817 buildings, average cost: $111,200
  • 2004: 1137 buildings, average cost: $102,200
  • 2005: 772 buildings, average cost: $92,600
  • 2006: 463 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2007: 472 buildings, average cost: $125,500
  • 2008: 204 buildings, average cost: $146,800
  • 2009: 90 buildings, average cost: $144,700
  • 2010: 94 buildings, average cost: $160,400
  • 2011: 84 buildings, average cost: $151,800
  • 2012: 185 buildings, average cost: $157,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 33.96 N, Longitude: 83.38 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +17,867 (+15.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 42,342 (81.1%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 706

Athens-Clarke County household income distribution Athens-Clarke County home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Athens-Clarke County by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 58795557210565
per 100,000 5.37.86.78.64.84.74.76.21.88.74.45.14.3
Rapes 37265352494153385442293048
per 100,000 39.325.350.549.847.038.849.733.547.436.725.725.640.9
Robberies 157156158139166135125142204155110132158
per 100,000 166.6151.7150.5133.3159.1127.7117.2125.2179.0135.397.5112.7134.5
Assaults 221261223187247176190248275265227249244
per 100,000 234.5253.8212.4179.3236.7166.5178.1218.7241.3231.4201.2212.6207.7
Burglaries 1,0831,0691,0421,0761,1991,0471,1161,3061,7061,9171,3341,3591,149
per 100,000 1149.21039.4992.31031.51148.9990.31045.91151.81497.11673.71182.11160.4978.2
Thefts 4,9314,9564,7794,6124,4324,1854,1543,8364,3743,4533,2993,2733,210
per 100,000 5232.54819.04551.14421.34246.83958.33893.23383.03838.53014.72923.32794.72732.9
Auto thefts 363379431396358361364351365274298241242
per 100,000 385.2368.5410.4379.6343.0341.4341.1309.6320.3239.2264.1205.8206.0
Arson N/A353530423021362621152320
per 100,000 N/A34.033.328.840.228.419.731.722.818.313.319.617.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 440.1409.1407.8395.1402.3351.6360.3346.0409.4374.1306.3303.2304.0

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Athens-Clarke County detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 303 (239 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.03
Georgia average:

2.77

Athens-Clarke County, Georgia accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.3%
Georgia:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +13,524 (+15.6%).

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care (3%)
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Health care (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Social assistance (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Postsecondary teachers (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Postsecondary teachers (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)

Work and jobs in Athens-Clarke County: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Athens-Clarke County, Georgia

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Tornado activity:

Athens-Clarke County-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 86% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/28/1973, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.2 miles away from the Athens-Clarke County city center killed one person and injured 65 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 11/22/1992, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 39.3 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 86 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Athens-Clarke County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Georgia state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 51.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/18/2003 at 06:04:24, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 33.9 miles away from Athens-Clarke County center
On 1/18/2000 at 22:19:31, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/3/1992 at 04:21:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clarke County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Athens-Clarke County topographic map

Hospitals/medical centers near Athens-Clarke County:

  • ATHENS REGIONAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 1 miles away; ATHENS, GA)
  • ATHENS REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, about 1 miles away; ATHENS, GA)
  • ABC HOME HLTH OF ATHENS (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; ATHENS, GA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Athens-Clarke County:

  • University of Georgia (about 1 miles; Athens, GA; Full-time enrollment: 31,017)
  • Athens Technical College (about 4 miles; Athens, GA; FT enrollment: 2,099)
  • Gainesville State College (about 34 miles; Oakwood, GA; FT enrollment: 6,068)
  • Georgia Gwinnett College (about 36 miles; Lawrenceville, GA; FT enrollment: 2,051)
  • Gwinnett Technical College (about 39 miles; Lawrenceville, GA; FT enrollment: 3,066)
  • North Georgia College & State University (about 53 miles; Dahlonega, GA; FT enrollment: 4,201)
  • DeVry University-Georgia (about 54 miles; Decatur, GA; FT enrollment: 2,230)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • HIGH SCHOOLS Clarke Central High School: 350 South Milledge Avenue Cedar Shoals High School: 1300 Cedar Shoals Drive Clarke County Alternative Education Program: H.T. Edwards Teaching and Learning Center, 440 Dearing Extension Classic City High School: A Performance Learning Center: 240 Mitchell Bridge Road added by TH
Clarke County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  PM2.5 Ozone 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 34.3. This is about average.
City:

34.3
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.4
U.S.:

9.6


Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 34.1%
(34.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.9% for Black residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Georgia:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  48.3%
Whole state:  68.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.7%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Athens-Clarke County, GA

People in group quarters in Athens-Clarke County in 2010:

  • 8,045 people in college/university student housing
  • 431 people in state prisons
  • 348 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 157 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 98 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 74 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 18 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 8 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 4 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Athens-Clarke County in 2000:

  • 6,594 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 583 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 528 people in nursing homes
  • 145 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 97 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents
  • 81 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 67 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 29 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 12 people in religious group quarters
  • 3 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 2 people in other group homes

Athens-Clarke County compared to Georgia state average:

  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Athens-Clarke County travel time to work - commute


Athens-Clarke County mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (66%)
  • Utility gas (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Athens-Clarke County (based on Clarke County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 35.87%
Here35.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchCatholic ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal Church
Adherents35.6%19.6%13.5%6.9%4.6%
Congregations23.5%16.2%2.9%4.4%2.9%
Name Charismatic Churches IndependentChurches of ChristChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)Other
Adherents2.1%1.8%1.5%1.4%13.1%
Congregations1.5%4.4%2.9%2.9%38.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 23
This county:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Clarke County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 54
Clarke County:

4.77 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 114
Clarke County:

10.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.3%
State:

10.4%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.7%
Georgia:

27.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Clarke County:

17.2%
Georgia:

14.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 74$272,130$44,1296$3,852
Other Government Administration 74$252,671$40,97411$8,137
Judicial and Legal 151$497,618$39,54625$17,352
Police Protection - Officers 282$995,094$42,3440$0
Police - Other 95$326,337$41,22248$17,724
Firefighters 208$731,974$42,2290$0
Fire - Other 4$11,628$34,8840$0
Correction 109$344,517$37,9280$0
Streets and Highways 109$324,673$35,7440$0
Airports 10$31,961$38,3536$5,642
Health 12$26,343$26,3430$0
Solid Waste Management 79$205,233$31,1750$0
Sewerage 33$91,248$33,1810$0
Parks and Recreation 105$323,150$36,93154$30,023
Housing and Community Development(Local) 11$41,291$45,0450$0
Water Supply 181$522,121$34,6160$0
Transit 81$191,468$28,3660$0
Local Libraries 59$150,577$30,62683$50,737
Other and Unallocable 110$350,441$38,23011$14,065
Totals for Government 1,787$5,690,475$38,212244$147,532

Athens-Clarke County government finances - Expenditure in 2004 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $6,735,000 ($56.60)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,776,000 ($31.73)
    Corrections - Other: $2,992,000 ($25.14)
    General: $2,757,000 ($23.17)
    Sewerage: $2,707,000 ($22.75)
    Fire Protection: $2,602,000 ($21.87)
    Central Staff Services: $1,313,000 ($11.03)
    General Public Buildings: $1,023,000 ($8.60)
    Water Utilities: $842,000 ($7.08)
    Police Protection: $604,000 ($5.08)
    Housing & Community Development: $11,000 ($0.09)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $19,670,000 ($165.30)
    Water Utilities: $10,370,000 ($87.14)
    General - Other: $10,277,000 ($86.36)
    Central Staff Services: $9,679,000 ($81.34)
    Fire Protection: $9,024,000 ($75.83)
    Corrections - Other: $8,404,000 ($70.62)
    Sewerage: $8,371,000 ($70.35)
    Health Services - Other: $7,879,000 ($66.21)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $7,027,000 ($59.05)
    Parks & Recreation: $5,718,000 ($48.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,219,000 ($43.86)
    Housing & Community Development: $4,188,000 ($35.19)
    Regular Highways: $4,049,000 ($34.03)
    Financial Administration: $3,660,000 ($30.76)
    General Public Buildings: $2,990,000 ($25.13)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $2,335,000 ($19.62)
    Libraries: $1,317,000 ($11.07)
    Air Transportation: $1,114,000 ($9.36)
    Parking Facilities: $779,000 ($6.55)
    Welfare - Other: $479,000 ($4.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $403,000 ($3.39)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $1,858,000 ($15.61)
  • Intergovernmental to State - General: $80,000 ($0.67)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $2,594,000 ($21.80)
    Police Protection: $1,298,000 ($10.91)
    Central Staff: $1,190,000 ($10.00)
    Protective Inspection & Regulation, NEC: $752,000 ($6.32)
    Parks & Recreation: $493,000 ($4.14)
    General Public Building: $393,000 ($3.30)
    Regular Highways: $130,000 ($1.09)
    Fire Protection: $41,000 ($0.34)
    Housing & Community Development: $34,000 ($0.29)
    Judicial: $31,000 ($0.26)
    Corrections - Other: $10,000 ($0.08)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $55,343,000 ($465.07)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,938,000 ($16.29)

Athens-Clarke County government finances - Revenue in 2004 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $1,935,000 ($16.26)
  • Charges - All Other: $11,786,000 ($99.04)
    Sewerage: $10,196,000 ($85.68)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,300,000 ($44.54)
    Parking Facilities: $1,039,000 ($8.73)
    Parks & Recreation: $764,000 ($6.42)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,222,000 ($27.08)
    Housing & Community Development: $1,906,000 ($16.02)
    Highways: $1,598,000 ($13.43)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $18,554,000 ($155.92)
    General Support: $17,643,000 ($148.26)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $16,667,000 ($140.06)
    General Revenue, NEC: $6,513,000 ($54.73)
    Rents: $602,000 ($5.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $15,294,000 ($128.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $6,778,000 ($56.96)
    All Other: $3,717,000 ($31.24)
    Highways: $288,000 ($2.42)
  • Tax - Property: $34,615,000 ($290.88)
    Public Utilities: $6,518,000 ($54.77)
    Other Selective Sales: $5,662,000 ($47.58)
    NEC: $3,501,000 ($29.42)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $2,575,000 ($21.64)

Athens-Clarke County government finances - Debt in 2004 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $42,100,000 ($353.78)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $6,720,000 ($56.47)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $120,000 ($1.01)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $38,695,000 ($325.17)
    Other, NEC: $4,995,000 ($41.98)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $3,405,000 ($28.61)
    Other, NEC: $1,605,000 ($13.49)

Athens-Clarke County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $161,443,000 ($1356.68)

13.64% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($28,053 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.64%
Georgia average:

10.98%

0.90% of residents moved from foreign countries ($525 average AGI)
Clarke County:

0.90%
Georgia average:

0.39%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Gwinnett County, GA  0.74% ($26,020 average AGI)
from Oconee County, GA  0.74% ($34,119)
from Madison County, GA  0.60% ($26,085)


13.01% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,019 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.01%
Georgia average:

9.55%

0.23% of residents moved to foreign countries ($363 average AGI)
Clarke County:

0.23%
Georgia average:

0.09%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Oconee County, GA  0.92% ($55,703 average AGI)
to Fulton County, GA  0.81% ($30,642)
to Gwinnett County, GA  0.75% ($32,122)

Strongest AM radio stations in Athens-Clarke County:

  • WGAU (1340 AM; 1 kW; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF PENSACOLA, INC)
  • WRFC (960 AM; 5 kW; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC)
  • WBKZ (880 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JEFFERSON, GA; Owner: BROWN BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WXAG (1470 AM; 1 kW; ATHENS, GA; Owner: MECCA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WDUN (550 AM; 10 kW; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: JWJ PROPERTIRS, INC.)
  • WJJC (1270 AM; 5 kW; COMMERCE, GA; Owner: BANKS-JACKSON BROADCASTING)
  • WQXI (790 AM; 28 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF GEORGIA)
  • WLFJ (660 AM; daytime; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, SC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMAC (940 AM; 50 kW; MACON, GA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Athens-Clarke County:

  • WUOG (90.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA)
  • W250AC (97.9 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WBTS (95.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W203BK (88.5 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WFSH-FM (104.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: SOUTH TEXAS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMSL (88.9 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: PRINCE AVENUE BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WGMG (102.1 FM; CRAWFORD, GA; Owner: NEW BROADCAST INVESTMENT PROPERTIES, INC)
  • WUGA (91.7 FM; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WFOX (97.1 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WYAY (106.7 FM; GAINESVILLE, GA; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WNGC (106.1 FM; TOCCOA, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF PENSACOLA, INC)
  • WPMA (102.7 FM; BUCKHEAD, GA; Owner: BARINOWSKI INVESTMENT COMPANY, L.P.)
  • WMOQ (92.3 FM; BOSTWICK, GA; Owner: BOSTWICK BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WPUP (103.7 FM; ROYSTON, GA; Owner: SOUTHERN BROADCASTING OF ATHENS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Athens-Clarke County:

  • W42AO (Channel 42; ATHENS, GA; Owner: GEORGIA REGIONAL COMMUNITY TV)
  • W50AB (Channel 50; HIAWASSEE, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • W22AC (Channel 22; HARTWELL & ROYSTON, GA; Owner: GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION)
  • WUVG (Channel 34; ATHENS, GA; Owner: UNIVISION ATLANTA LLC)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 28 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED347$137,549580$146,4201,767$162,86594$75,95223$1,521,391692$134,05831$52,920
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$158,00736$178,607111$145,6475$16,0700$017$92,0261$119,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED45$121,89255$141,871470$158,63444$45,1611$1,500,00067$129,00414$59,449
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN55$134,24171$143,651372$148,34018$43,1030$066$111,6983$75,667
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS10$121,6054$116,75062$157,4763$140,0000$03$74,0000$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 29 tracts in Athens Clarke County, GA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 25 full and 1 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED62$154,52281$187,62610$125,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$166,00019$152,2013$115,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$132,3338$163,7501$126,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$174,7502$155,5001$94,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$150,0000$01$109,000

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value


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