Athens, Louisiana

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Population in 2013: 241 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.0%
 
Males: 120  (50.0%)
Females: 121  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  41.8 years
Louisiana median age:  39.5 years

Zip codes: 71003, 71040.

Athens Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2012: $31,070 (it was $18,750 in 2000)
Athens:

$31,070
LA:

$42,944
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $21,919 (it was $13,033 in 2000)

Athens village income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $78,513 (it was $36,100 in 2000)
Athens:

$78,513
LA:

$139,500
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $61,644; Detached houses: $70,087; Mobile homes: $33,099

Median gross rent in 2012: $416.

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Athens races chart
  • White alone - 173 (69.5%)
  • Black alone - 55 (22.1%)
  • Hispanic - 12 (4.8%)
  • Two or more races - 7 (2.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.8%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Athens: 81.1 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (9.7%), English (9.5%), Irish (7.0%), German (3.5%), Italian (2.7%), French (2.4%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1902

Elevation: 299 feet

Land area: 2.20 square miles.

Population density: 110 people per square mile   (very low).

Athens,LA real estate house value index trend

Athens, Louisiana map

For population 25 years and over in Athens:

  • High school or higher: 73.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 2.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Athens village:

  • Never married: 36.5%
  • Now married: 41.1%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 7.0%
  • Divorced: 13.2%

6 residents are foreign born

This village:  1.8%
Louisiana:  3.7%



According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Athens, Louisiana as of March 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Athens to the number of sex offenders is 61 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $199 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.2%)

Athens satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bossier City, LA (39.9 miles , pop. 56,461).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (45.3 miles , pop. 200,145).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (219.2 miles , pop. 1,188,580).

Nearest cities: Gibsland, LA (2.8 miles ), Arcadia, LA (3.0 miles ), Mount Lebanon, LA (3.1 miles) , Homer, LA (3.1 miles ), Lisbon, LA (3.7 miles) , Bryceland, LA (3.8 miles) , Dubberly, LA (3.8 miles ), Minden, LA (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 32.65 N, Longitude: 93.02 W

Area code: 318

Athens household income distribution Athens home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.4%
Louisiana:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -15 (-5.4%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (37%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Wholesale trade (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (33%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Information (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (21%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Construction laborers (6%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)
  • Life and physical scientists (4%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Registered nurses (16%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (11%)
  • Accountants and auditors (8%)
  • Secondary school teachers (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (5%)

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

Average climate in Athens, Louisiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Athens-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Louisiana state average. It is 97% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/12/1950, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 29.0 miles away from the Athens village center killed 18 people and injured 77 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/3/1999, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 4.7 miles away from the village center caused $2 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Athens-area historical earthquake activity is above Louisiana state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/21/1982 at 00:33:54, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 180.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/2001 at 06:42:12, a magnitude 4.7 (4.2 MB, 4.7 LG, 4.5 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 183.0 miles away from Athens center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 257.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/10/2006 at 04:14:22, a magnitude 5.3 (4.2 MB, 5.3 MS, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 373.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 326.3 miles away from Athens center
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 240.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Claiborne Parish (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Freezes: 2, Ice Storms: 2, Drought: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Athens topographic map

Birthplace of: Henry L. Bridges - Businessman, Maggie Renfro - Homemaker.

Hospitals and medical centers near Athens:

  • ST JOSEPH HOSPICE OF SHREVEPORT LLC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; GIBSLAND, LA)
  • GIBSLAND COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 8 miles away; GIBSLAND, LA)
  • MOSLEY STREET COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ARCADIA, LA)
  • MAGNOLIA HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ARCADIA, LA)
  • BIENVILLE MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 10 miles away; ARCADIA, LA)
  • LOUISIANA EXTENDED CARE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; ARCADIA, LA)
  • LAKE CLAIBORNE COMMUNITY HOME (Hospital, about 10 miles away; HOMER, LA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Athens:

  • Grambling State University (about 20 miles; Grambling, LA; Full-time enrollment: 4,885)
  • Louisiana Tech University (about 24 miles; Ruston, LA; FT enrollment: 5,874)
  • Bossier Parish Community College (about 38 miles; Bossier City, LA; FT enrollment: 6,209)
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport (about 43 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 3,159)
  • Southern Arkansas University Main Campus (about 46 miles; Magnolia, AR; FT enrollment: 3,005)
  • Southern University at Shreveport (about 48 miles; Shreveport, LA; FT enrollment: 2,277)
  • University of Louisiana at Monroe (about 57 miles; Monroe, LA; FT enrollment: 6,764)

Public high school in Athens:

Private high school in Athens:

  • MT OLIVE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 100; Location: 15349 HWY 9; Grades: PK - 12)
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Notable location: Claiborne Parish Fire Protection District 5 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Salem Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Walker Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Claiborne Parish has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Athens and their reported violations in the past:

ATHENS WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 444, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-24-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and JUL-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-24-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-24-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-16-2008), St Site Visit (enforcement) (2 times from JAN-30-2009 to OCT-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-14-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-16-2008), St Site Visit (enforcement) (2 times from JAN-30-2009 to OCT-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-14-2009)
LEATHERMAN CREEK WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 438, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2014, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-09-2014), St Public Notif requested (SEP-09-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2014 and SEP-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-11-2014), St Public Notif requested (SEP-11-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-11-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-11-2014), St Public Notif received (APR-23-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-05-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-12-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-05-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-05-2013), St Public Notif received (MAR-12-2013)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 34.7%
(19.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 56.7% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents)
Average household size:
This village:  2.4 people
Louisiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This village:  65.1%
Whole state:  67.1%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This village:  3.8%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Athens compared to Louisiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Athens (2011 data):

  • Gibsland Bank & Trust Company: Athens Branch at 15315 Hwy 9, branch established on 1997/07/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $263.3 mil, Deposits: $239.2 mil, headquarters in Gibsland, LA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 8 total offices, Holding Company: Gibsland Bancshares, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Athens travel time to work - commute Athens mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (77%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • Electricity (10%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Athens village (based on Claiborne Parish data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.62%
Here: 43.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents64.4%20.5%5.4%3.6%6.1%
Congregations36.4%22.7%15.9%6.8%18.2%
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: 3
Claiborne Parish:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

2.56 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Claiborne Parish:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Louisiana:

1.29 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Claiborne Parish:

7.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

1.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.92 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.9%
Louisiana:

10.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Claiborne Parish:

31.3%
Louisiana:

29.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.4%
State:

13.7%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll

5.42% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,826 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.42%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Webster Parish, LA  0.80% ($36,026 average AGI)
from Lincoln Parish, LA  0.59% ($28,786)
from Bienville Parish, LA  0.38% ($25,444)


6.00% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,537 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.00%
Louisiana average:

6.57%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Webster Parish, LA  1.38% ($29,818 average AGI)
to Lincoln Parish, LA  0.59% ($41,643)
to Caddo Parish, LA  0.46% ($29,682)

Strongest AM radio stations in Athens:

  • KEEL (710 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWKH (1130 AM; 50 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KASO (1240 AM; 1 kW; MINDEN, LA; Owner: GREENWOOD ACRES BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • KNOE (540 AM; 5 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NOE CORP., LLC)
  • KGHT (880 AM; 50 kW; SHERIDAN, AR; Owner: METROPOLITAN RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • KOKA (980 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KAAY (1090 AM; 50 kW; LITTLE ROCK, AR; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDMS (1290 AM; 5 kW; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: EL DORADO BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KPYN (900 AM; 10 kW; ATLANTA, TX; Owner: FAMILY WORSHIP CENTER CHURCH, INC.)
  • KSYB (1300 AM; 5 kW; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: AMISTAD COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRJO (1680 AM; 10 kW; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WSJC (810 AM; 50 kW; MAGEE, MS; Owner: FAMILY TALK RADIO)
  • WJNT (1180 AM; 50 kW; PEARL, MS; Owner: BUCHANAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Athens:

  • KBEF (104.5 FM; GIBSLAND, LA; Owner: GREENWOOD ACRES BAPTIST CHURCH)
  • KYLA (106.7 FM; HOMER, LA; Owner: NWLA BROADCASTING, L.L.C)
  • KXKZ (107.5 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KGRM (91.5 FM; GRAMBLING, LA; Owner: GRAMBLING COLLEGE OF LOUISIANA)
  • KRMD-FM (101.1 FM; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • KVMA-FM (107.9 FM; MAGNOLIA, AR; Owner: COLUMBIA BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WAIV (102.3 FM; CAPE MAY, NJ; Owner: EQUITY COMMUNICATIONS, L.P.)
  • KPCH (97.7 FM; DUBACH, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • KLPI (89.1 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: LOUISIANA TECH. UNIVERSITY)
  • KJLO-FM (104.1 FM; MONROE, LA; Owner: NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLKL (95.7 FM; MINDEN, LA; Owner: ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS - SHREVEPORT, LLC)
  • KNBB (99.3 FM; RUSTON, LA; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS CAPITAL COMPANY II OF LOUISIANA, LLC)
  • K214CE (90.7 FM; GRAMBLING, LA; Owner: BD OF SUPERVISORS OF LA ST UNIV)

TV broadcast stations around Athens:

  • KTBS-TV (Channel 3; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KTBS, INC.)
  • KARD (Channel 14; WEST MONROE, LA; Owner: QUORUM OF LOUISIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTVE (Channel 10; EL DORADO, AR; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF MONROE/EL DORADO LICENSE LLC)
  • KSLA-TV (Channel 12; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: KSLA, LLC)
  • KMSS-TV (Channel 33; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: COMCORP OF TEXAS LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSHV (Channel 45; SHREVEPORT, LA; Owner: WHITE KNIGHT BROADCASTING OF SHREVEPORT LIC. CORP.)
  • KPXJ (Channel 21; MINDEN, LA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Athens fatal accident list:

Oct 4, 1990 11:13 PM, La9, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 0 meters
Total average daily traffic: 1,210
Total average daily truck traffic: 96
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 2,057

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Athens)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 2 Mi Wnw Of (Lat: 32.655139 Lon: -93.061000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 104 m, Overall height: 109 m, Call Sign: WPPU238
    Assigned Frequencies: 929.087 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/10/2000, Expiration Date: 01/10/2010, Cancellation Date: 02/27/2010, Certifier: Dennis Dickson
    Registrant: Skylines Unlimited Inc, Po Box 4052, Gettysburg, PA 17325-4052, Fax: (717) 337-1078

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • 2 Mi W Of (Lat: 32.642361 Lon: -93.057083), Overall height: 95.7 m, Call Sign: WPJF506
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.481 MHz, 928.481 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/30/2011, Expiration Date: 07/30/2021, Certifier: James M Dumler
    Registrant: Centerpoint Energy Field Services LP, 1111 Louisiana Street, 12th Floor, Houston, TX 77002, Phone: (713) 207-5029, Fax: (713) 207-0956, Email:
  • 1 Mi Se Of (Lat: 32.639028 Lon: -93.002917), Structure height: 134.1 m, Call Sign: WPOP738
    Assigned Frequencies: 928.456 MHz, 952.456 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/05/2008, Expiration Date: 09/29/2018, Certifier: James Bryant
    Registrant: Energy Transfer, 800 East Sonterra Blvd., Suite 400, San Antonio, TX 78258, Phone: (210) 572-0518, Fax: (202) 434-4646, Email:
  • Athens HS 110, 15520 Highway 9 (Lat: 32.644500 Lon: -93.019194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WQJI213
    Assigned Frequencies: 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/17/2008, Expiration Date: 09/17/2018, Certifier: Elizabeth Creekmore
    Registrant: Nexus Systems, Inc, 363 Venable Lane, Monroe, LA 71203, Phone: (318) 323-5578, Email:
  • Athens ATT Tower 270, 3.2 Km Nw (Lat: 32.665833 Lon: -93.052778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 80.2 m, Overall height: 95.1 m, Call Sign: WQJI278
    Assigned Frequencies: 10775.0 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 10855.0 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 19475.0 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 19475.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/18/2008, Expiration Date: 09/18/2018, Certifier: Elizabeth Creekmore
    Registrant: Nexus Systems, Inc, 363 Venable Lane, Monroe, LA 71203, Phone: (318) 323-5578, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

3
  • 1940 Cook Road (Lat: 32.639028 Lon: -93.002917), Call Sign: KPE383
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.7400 MHz, 454.100 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/03/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 08/23/2001
    Registrant: Joyce & Jacobs, 1019 19th Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-0100
  • Approx. 2 Miles Wnw Of Athens (Lat: 32.655139 Lon: -93.060972), Call Sign: KKO360, Licensee ID: L00128636
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.030 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 05/23/2009
    Registrant: Southern Message Service, 709 Crockett Street, Shreveport, LA 71101
  • 2 Miles Wnw Of (Lat: 32.655139 Lon: -93.060972), Call Sign: KKQ962, Licensee ID: L00128636
    Assigned Frequencies: 2121.60 MHz, 2128.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/27/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2012
    Registrant: Southern Message Service, Inc., 709 Crockett Street, Shreveport, LA 71101

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KC5VQS
    Grant Date: 08/09/1996, Expiration Date: 08/09/2006, Cancellation Date: 08/12/2008
    Registrant: Alfred N White, Rt 1 Box 75, Athens, LA 71003

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-32-260 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 126 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3385W , Serial Number: 32-242, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 12/09/1965
    Registrant (Corporation): Gentle Breeze Investments LLC, 1665 Barnes Road, Athens, LA 71003

Most common first names in Athens, LA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1572.8 years
William972.3 years
James871.9 years
Mary881.4 years
Mattie678.7 years
Henry673.2 years
Clyde575.0 years
Bessie583.0 years
Joe476.7 years
George482.0 years
Most common last names in Athens, LA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Sherrill1181.5 years
Winzer877.6 years
Austin772.4 years
Baker784.1 years
Lee672.5 years
Abercrombie672.5 years
Gantt675.3 years
Wilson676.2 years
Davidson575.4 years
Gandy583.4 years

Athens on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Recyclable material merchant wholesalers"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Broadcasting and telecommunications"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Legal support workers"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Farmers and farm managers"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Repair and maintenance"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Agricultural workers including supervisors"
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