Athens County, Ohio (OH)

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County population in 2012: 64,304 (57% urban, 43% rural); it was 62,223 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 7,729
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,685
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 13,596
Renter-occupied apartments: 10,164 (it was 8,905 in 2000)
% of renters here:

40%
State:

32%

Land area: 507 sq. mi.

Water area: 1.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 128 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Athens County: 83.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (48.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.4%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (10.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 40%
  • Government: 43%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 17%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Athens County, Ohio:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (90.8%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (2.7%)
  • Asian alone (2.7%)
  • Two or more races (2.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.5%)
Median resident age:  26.0 years
Ohio median age:  38.0 years
Males: 32,427  (47.0%)
Females: 32,330  (53.0%)

Athens County,OH real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Athens County:

2.0 people
Ohio:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,487 ($27,322 in 1999)

This county:

$34487
Ohio:

$48081

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $578 (lower quartile is $427, upper quartile is $722)
This county:

$578
State:

$569


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $112,144 (it was $75,800 in 2000)
Athens:

$112,144
Ohio:

$127,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $59,199 - $173,226
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,021
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $388

Institutionalized population: 680

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

Athens County, OH map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 72 buildings, average cost: $140,300
  • 2008: 33 buildings, average cost: $174,800
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $184,100

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,619 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,386 (1.4%)

Athens County household income distribution in 2009 Athens County home values distribution Athens County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 33.6%
(32.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 61.9% for Black residents, 29.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 56.6% for American Indian residents, 43.3% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 33.2%
Athens County:

33.2%
Ohio:

16.0%
(32.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 61.4% for Black residents, 27.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.2% for American Indian residents, 40.2% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 27 years old
(Males: 27 years old, Females: 27 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 28 years old, Black residents: 21 years old, American Indian residents: 47 years old, Asian residents: 24 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22 years old, Other race residents: 28 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Athens County is $461 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $511 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $657 a month.

Cities in this county include: Athens, Nelsonville, The Plains, Glouster, Chauncey, Albany, Buchtel, Jacksonville, Coolville, Trimble.

Athens County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Zip CodeCityTestsMax concentrationMin concentrationArithmetic meanGeometric meanStandard deviationCoefficient of variationMean concentrationFirst quartileThird quartile
45701Athens58982.10.15.433.825.63103.674.502.507.18
45710Albany3080.31.951.481.6785.311.500.852.00
45711Amesville83.50.41.150.891.0288.560.900.501.20
45716Buchtel21.10.10.60.330.71117.850.601.150.60
45717Carbondale11.61.61.61.6  1.602.051.23
45719Chauncey23.21.62.42.261.1347.142.401.902.40
45723Coolville540.31.641.171.4487.581.600.401.60
45732Glouster157.90.13.532.322.6976.113.301.206.40
45735Guysville73.80.71.861.581.1159.951.800.852.30
45740Jacksonville34.513.32.711.9960.384.402.154.43
45761Millfield1215.50.12.921.124.33148.361.100.302.90
45764Nelsonville2190.63.892.992.6467.993.101.785.03
45766New Marshfield73.60.82.11.751.2961.541.400.953.40
45778Stewart79.40.73.52.523.0887.882.001.304.35
45780The Plains2316.10.94.633.434.0888.113.001.784.98

All concentrations are in units of pico-Curies of radiation per liter of air ( pCi/l ).

2005 air pollution in Athens County:

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 13.3 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) 24-hour: 33 µg/m3(standard limit: 35 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Athens County: Parkers Landing (A), Kennedys Landing (B), Moores Landing (C), Number Ten Mission (D), Burr Oak Cove Recreation Site (E), Coolville Station (F), Sand Rock (G), Athens Country Club (H), Elm Golf Course (I), Torch Speedway (J), Waterloo Wildlife Area (K), Athens - Hocking Reclamation Center (L), Burr Oak Regional Water Treatment Plant (M), Devils Tea Table (N), Boyd Allen Dairy Farm (O), Life Ambulance Service (P), Richland Area Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters (Q), Waterloo Volunteer Fire Department (R), York Township Volunteer Fire Department (S), Coolville Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Athens County include: Airline Union Church (A), Bethel Church (B), Fairview Church (C), Hanning Church (D), Vanderhoof Church (E), Pleasant Hill Church (F), Free Will Baptist Church (G), Chase Church (H), Saint Johns Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Barnhill Cemetery (1), Bethel Cemetery (2), Bishop Cemetery (3), Brooks Cemetery (4), Burson Cemetery (5), Glouster Cemetery (6), Snowden Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Woods Lake (A), Buck Lake (B), Rays Lakes (C), 210 Reservoir (D), Ohio Power Pond Number Three (E), Columbus and Southern Ohio Electric Company Ash Pond (F), Modoc Reservoir (G), Athens Fish and Game Club Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Hamley Run (A), Greens Run (B), Green Run (C), McGill Run (D), Frost Run (E), Miners Fork (F), Grass Run (G), Dark Cave Run (H), Dirty Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Athens County include: Strouds Run State Park (1), Waterloo State Forest (2), Trimble State Wildlife Area (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Hocking County , Meigs County , Wood County, West Virginia , Morgan County , Perry County , Vinton County , Washington County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.8%
Ohio:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 18,795
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 82.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 25.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,043 (20% naturalized citizens)

Athens County:

3.3%
Whole state:

3.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 1,140
  • 1990 to 1994: 283
  • 1985 to 1989: 156
  • 1980 to 1984: 165
  • 1975 to 1979: 44
  • 1970 to 1974: 46
  • 1970 to 1974: 48
  • 1965 to 1969: 161

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 83.2%

Athens County marital status for males Athens County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Athens County with a mortgage: 5,002 (417 second mortgage, 542 home equity loan, 18 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,216

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

69.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Athens County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant5,17442
Evangelical Protestant5,09345
Catholic1,9465
Other8905
None51,654-
Athens County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
Athens County:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

1.27 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Athens County:

3.01 / 10,000 pop.
Ohio:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 35
This county:

5.54 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.25 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Athens County:

8.3%
Ohio:

10.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Athens County:

29.4%
State:

29.1%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.9%
State:

11.9%

Agriculture in Athens County:

Average size of farms: 156 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $11,826
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $143.88
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 10.25%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 56.01%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $10,573
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 23.21%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.15%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $40,665
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 94.50%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 9.68
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 12.59%
Corn for grain: 1483 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 680 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1355 harvested acres
Vegetables: 82 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 65 acres

Earthquake activity:

Athens County-area historical earthquake activity is near Ohio state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 128.4 miles away from Athens County center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 172.1 miles away from the county center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 162.6 miles away from the county center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 128.5 miles away from the county center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 146.6 miles away from Athens County center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 318.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Athens County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (12%)
  • Other Western Asia (12%)
  • Korea (8%)
  • India (7%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Japan (6%)
  • United Kingdom (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Athens County (%):

  • German (21%)
  • United States or American (14%)
  • Irish (13%)
  • English (11%)
  • Italian (6%)
  • Polish (3%)
  • Scottish (3%)

Athens County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 17,911 (70%)
  • Carpooled: 2,421 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 132 (1%)
  • Ferryboat: 2 (0%)
  • Taxi: 31 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 13 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 254 (1%)
  • Walked: 3,701 (14%)
  • Other means: 92 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 1,029 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Athens County, Ohio in 2000:

  • 7,470 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 292 people in nursing homes
  • 190 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 58 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 45 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 41 people in institutions for the blind
  • 37 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 36 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the mentally retarded
  • 35 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 25 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally retarded

People in group quarters in Athens County, Ohio in 2010:

  • 8,550 people in college/university student housing
  • 272 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 198 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 90 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 75 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
  • 50 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 32 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 24 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 23 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 22 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 9 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $48,269.

7.44% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,025 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.44%
Ohio average:

4.72%


0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($254 average AGI)
Athens County:

0.08%
Ohio average:

0.03%

4.69% relocated from other counties in Ohio ($15,467 average AGI)
2.66% relocated from other states ($10,304 average AGI)
Athens County:

2.66%
Ohio average:

1.60%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Franklin County, OH  0.72% ($26,785 average AGI)
from Meigs County, OH  0.38% ($24,362)
from Washington County, OH  0.37% ($31,424)
from Hocking County, OH  0.34% ($20,984)
from Cuyahoga County, OH  0.24% ($18,318)
from Fairfield County, OH  0.24% ($23,837)
from Wood County, WV  0.15% ($28,519)


8.71% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,811 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.71%
Ohio average:

5.14%


0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($258 average AGI)
Athens County:

0.13%
Ohio average:

0.04%

4.89% relocated to other counties in Ohio ($15,283 average AGI)
3.69% relocated to other states ($13,269 average AGI)
Athens County:

3.69%
Ohio average:

2.02%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Franklin County, OH  0.98% ($32,933 average AGI)
to Hocking County, OH  0.44% ($21,613)
to Washington County, OH  0.37% ($27,221)
to Meigs County, OH  0.35% ($28,156)
to Fairfield County, OH  0.32% ($26,052)
to Cuyahoga County, OH  0.23% ($22,651)
to Hamilton County, OH  0.16% ($24,586)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.9

Births per 1000 population in Athens County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 7.3

Deaths per 1000 population in Athens County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Athens County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 7,644 (6,273 aged, 1,371 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.17
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 5581.840
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 202.570
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 66184.5

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1007.060
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 652.570
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 11.28

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 26.02
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 111.180

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 4.83

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 102.2. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 65.9
  • Other - 36.4

Household type by relationship:

Households: 55,412

Size of family households: 5,869 2-persons, 3,024 3-persons, 2,198 4-persons, 897 5-persons, 300 6-persons, 165 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,068 1-person, 2,266 2-persons, 974 3-persons, 522 4-persons, 188 5-persons, 62 6-persons, 45 7-or-more-persons.

7,497 married couples with children.
2,948 single-parent households (781 men, 2,167 women).

94.6% of residents of Athens County speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (66% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 20% speak English not well).
1.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (74% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (49% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 17% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (56% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $331,075,000 ($5240 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $8,508,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $106,153,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $85,917,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,409,000
Federal grants: $110,221,000
Federal procurement contracts: $11,253,000 ($2,312,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $16,122,000 ($1,076,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $260,058,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $12,416,000
Federal Government insurance: $70,230,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 3,340
Here:

54 per 1000 residents
State:

69 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,502
Here:

40 per 1000 residents
State:

50 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +1,023
Here:

+16 per 1000 residents
State:

+7 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,949
Here -31 per 1000 residents
State -15 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Athens County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 6.98 millions of gallons per day (80% from ground, 20% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.3

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 281
  • 2000 to 2004: 3,497
  • 1990 to 1999: 4,155
  • 1980 to 1989: 3,656
  • 1970 to 1979: 3,921
  • 1960 to 1969: 2,522
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,442
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,002
  • 1939 or earlier: 5,814
Rooms in houses/apartments in Athens County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 54
  • 2 rooms: 103
  • 3 rooms: 219
  • 4 rooms: 1,774
  • 5 rooms: 3,348
  • 6 rooms: 3,076
  • 7 rooms: 2,272
  • 8 rooms: 1,465
  • 9+ rooms: 1,285
  • 1 room: 325
  • 2 rooms: 854
  • 3 rooms: 1,651
  • 4 rooms: 2,256
  • 5 rooms: 2,069
  • 6 rooms: 959
  • 7 rooms: 397
  • 8 rooms: 267
  • 9+ rooms: 127
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Athens County, Ohio
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 68
  • 1 bedroom: 377
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,712
  • 3 bedrooms: 7,039
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,916
  • 5+ bedrooms: 484
  • no bedroom: 376
  • 1 bedroom: 2,091
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,376
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,129
  • 4 bedrooms: 682
  • 5+ bedrooms: 251
Cars and other vehicles available in Athens County, Ohio in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 670
  • 1 vehicle: 3,623
  • 2 vehicles: 5,931
  • 3 vehicles: 2,288
  • 4 vehicles: 753
  • 5+ vehicles: 331
  • no vehicle: 1,249
  • 1 vehicle: 4,048
  • 2 vehicles: 2,419
  • 3 vehicles: 770
  • 4 vehicles: 316
  • 5+ vehicles: 103

45% of Athens County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 76% lived in Ohio.

Athens County:

45.4%
State average:

58.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $65,600


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Athens County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (44.4%)
  • Electricity (29.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15.6%)
  • Wood (5.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)
  • Utility gas (48.4%)
  • Electricity (38.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9.4%)
  • Wood (1.5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.3%)
  • Other fuel (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 226
Here:

4.3%
Ohio:

14.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 144
Here:

5.2%
Ohio:

10.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 423
Here:

2.6%
Ohio:

23.4%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Athens County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $19,429,000
    Health - Other: $8,046,000
    General - Other: $7,650,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,296,000
    Regular Highways: $3,934,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,394,000
    Police Protection: $1,670,000
    Financial Administration: $847,000
    Central Staff Services: $828,000
    Housing and Community Development: $748,000
    Water Utilities: $622,000
    General Public Buildings: $602,000
    Sewerage: $316,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $248,000
    Solid Waste Management: $162,000
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,614,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $130,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Sewerage: $110,000
    Solid Waste Management: $109,000
    Financial Administration: $68,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Health - Other: $111,000
    Regular Highways: $55,000
    General Public Building: $45,000
    Police Protection: $18,000
    Financial Administration: $5,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $16,790,000

Athens County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $7,698,000
    Sewerage: $501,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $740,000
    All Other: $390,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $2,189,000
    Interest Earnings: $621,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $227,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $649,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $15,040,000
    Highways: $4,476,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,095,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,893,000
    All Other: $1,851,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,971,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,808,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $783,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $112,000
    Corporation Net Income: $9,000

Athens County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $37,040,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $36,340,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,912,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,317,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $914,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $700,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $319,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $1,158,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $152,000

Athens County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $645,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $13,463,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $36,376,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Athens County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
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Athens County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
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Most common first names in Athens County, OH among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William39373.9 years
Mary38878.2 years
John38273.3 years
James33072.6 years
Charles31973.4 years
Robert26770.8 years
George17476.8 years
Helen16578.4 years
Ruth12077.2 years
Margaret11678.2 years
Most common last names in Athens County, OH among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith17875.3 years
Johnson11175.4 years
Williams9876.7 years
Davis8577.3 years
Miller7473.3 years
Jones7375.7 years
Brown7177.4 years
Brooks6075.9 years
White5974.0 years
Thompson5873.2 years
Businesses in Athens County, OH
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1La-Z-Boy1
ALDI1Lane Furniture3
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts2Long John Silver's1
Applebee's1Lowe's1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets8
AutoZone1Maurices1
Bath & Body Works1McDonald's4
Baymont Inn1Nissan1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Papa John's Pizza1
Burger King2Penske1
CVS2Pizza Hut2
Carson Pirie Scott1Quiznos1
Chipotle1RadioShack1
Curves1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen3Ruby Tuesday1
Days Inn1SONIC Drive-In2
Domino's Pizza2Sears1
FedEx4Sprint Nextel1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Staples1
Ford1Starbucks1
GameStop1Subway3
Goodwill2Super 81
H&R Block3T-Mobile2
Hilton1Taco Bell2
Holiday Inn1True Value2
Honda1U-Haul6
Hyundai1UPS13
Jones New York2Vans1
KFC1Verizon Wireless1
Knights Inn1Walmart1
Kroger3Wendy's3

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