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Total population: 3,181 (All urban)

Houses: 1,500 (1,427 occupied: 842 owner occupied, 585 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

41%
State:

47%

Housing density: 850 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $171,540.


Median contract rent in 2009: $351 (lower quartile is $213, upper quartile is $442)


Median gross rent in Athens, PA in 2009: $429


Housing units in Athens with a mortgage: 423 (22 second mortgage, 49 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 358


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $56,853


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $36,625


Median monthly housing costs: $535





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Athens, Pennsylvania Age and Sex of Residents


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $92,029 (it was $68,400 in 2000)
Athens:

$92,029
Pennsylvania:

$164,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $70,883 - $121,172

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $206,274
Here:

$206,274
State:

$223,477

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,267
  • In family households: 2,657 (621 male householders, 246 female householders)
    630 spouses, 1,021 children (929 natural, 43 adopted, 49 stepchildren), 50 grandchildren, 6 brothers or sisters, 15 parents, 14 other relatives, 54 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 610 (162 male householders (148 living alone)), 391 female householders (356 living alone)), 57 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 148 (139 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 366 2-persons, 214 3-persons, 171 4-persons, 73 5-persons, 32 6-persons, 11 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 504 1-person, 49 2-persons.

531 married couples with children.
251 single-parent households (41 men, 210 women).

96.9% of residents of Athens speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
2.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (74% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 7% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 22 (0.6%)
(72.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.7
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.6
State:

4.2

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Athens, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 20
  • 4 rooms: 0
  • 5 rooms: 59
  • 6 rooms: 281
  • 7 rooms: 248
  • 8 rooms: 121
  • 9 or more rooms: 113
  • 1 room: 12
  • 2 rooms: 54
  • 3 rooms: 210
  • 4 rooms: 147
  • 5 rooms: 40
  • 6 rooms: 54
  • 7 rooms: 21
  • 8 rooms: 7
  • 9 or more rooms: 40
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Athens, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 6
  • 2 bedrooms: 99
  • 3 bedrooms: 471
  • 4 bedrooms: 213
  • 5+ bedrooms: 53
  • no bedroom: 12
  • 1 bedroom: 304
  • 2 bedrooms: 157
  • 3 bedrooms: 70
  • 4 bedrooms: 27
  • 5+ bedrooms: 15
Cars and other vehicles available in Athens, Pennsylvania in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 31
  • 1 vehicle: 320
  • 2 vehicles: 348
  • 3 vehicles: 108
  • 4 vehicles: 28
  • 5+ vehicles: 7
  • no vehicle: 156
  • 1 vehicle: 308
  • 2 vehicles: 107
  • 3 vehicles: 8
  • 4 vehicles: 6
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 0
  • 2000 to 2004: 5
  • 1990 to 1999: 0
  • 1980 to 1989: 67
  • 1970 to 1979: 204
  • 1960 to 1969: 83
  • 1950 to 1959: 121
  • 1940 to 1949: 55
  • 1939 or earlier: 524

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Athens, PA house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Athens, PA:

  • Less than $10,000: 0
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 0
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 0
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 0
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 0
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 1
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 10
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 20
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 20
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 29
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 33
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 47
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 78
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 197
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 139
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 69
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 45
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 50
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 6
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 16
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 21
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 3
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 0
  • $1,000,000 or more: 0
 


Athens rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Athens:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 0
  • $150 to $199: 37
  • $200 to $249: 90
  • $250 to $299: 24
  • $300 to $349: 47
  • $350 to $399: 15
  • $400 to $449: 56
  • $450 to $499: 73
  • $500 to $549: 54
  • $550 to $599: 19
  • $600 to $649: 0
  • $650 to $699: 0
  • $700 to $749: 22
  • $750 to $799: 7
  • $800 to $899: 16
  • $900 to $999: 19
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 0
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 0
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 11
  • $2,000 or more: 0
  • No cash rent: 13
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 0
  • 1990 to 1994: 0
  • 1985 to 1989: 6
  • 1980 to 1984: 5
  • 1975 to 1979: 6
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1970 to 1974: 0
  • 1965 to 1969: 5


Athens, PA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 81.3%
Number of people working at home: 55 (3.8% of all workers)


Athens commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 153
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 460
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 319
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 79
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 87
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 48
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 99
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 17
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 62
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 46
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 7
  • 90 or more minutes: 31
 


Athens mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,139 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 190 (13%)
  • Walked: 75 (5%)
  • Other means: 4 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 55 (4%)
 


Athens, PA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 240
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 117
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 99
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 106
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 95
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 90
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 116
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 82
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 74
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 106
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 139
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 43
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 45
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 9
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 25
  • $200,000 or more: 34
 

First ancestries reported:

 United States or American: 407
 German: 345
 English: 335
 Irish: 277
 Italian: 219
 Other groups: 191
 Dutch: 133
 Scottish: 58
 Ukrainian: 55
 Polish: 54
 Greek: 52
 French (except Basque): 47
 Swedish: 46
 British: 30
 French Canadian: 28
 Welsh: 28
 Scotch-Irish: 27
 Pennsylvania German: 19
 Swiss: 12
 Czech: 9
 Czechoslovakian: 9
 Lithuanian: 9
 Russian: 7
 Croatian: 6
 Norwegian: 6
 Slovak: 5
 Belgian: 4


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



  • United Kingdom (50%)
  • Bangladesh (27%)
  • Ukraine (23%)


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

  • This state: 2401
  • Northeast: 757
  • Midwest: 45
  • South: 111
  • West: 70

63% of Athens residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 42% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 42% lived in Pennsylvania.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 7
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 46
  • 10th grade: 56
  • 11th grade: 16
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 32
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 484
  • Less than 1 year of college: 46
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 81
  • Associate degree: 49
  • Bachelor's degree: 70
  • Master's degree: 41
  • Professional school degree: 45
  • Doctorate degree: 12

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 29
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 73
  • 9th grade: 73
  • 10th grade: 47
  • 11th grade: 34
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 9
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 591
  • Less than 1 year of college: 47
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 91
  • Associate degree: 112
  • Bachelor's degree: 130
  • Master's degree: 68
  • Professional school degree: 40
  • Doctorate degree: 6

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 7.5%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 7.6%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $40,422
  • Black householders: $12,595
  • Asian householders: $67,930
Athens household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Athens household income for Asian householders
Athens household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Athens marital status for males
Athens marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $90,952

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 969
  • One, attached: 15
  • Two: 108
  • 3 or 4: 111
  • 5 to 9: 50
  • 10 to 19: 26
  • 20 to 49: 5
  • 50 or more: 216

Median worth of mobile homes: $73,300


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 16 years ago


Renter moved in on average 6 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Athens:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Athens
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (51.8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (46.7%)
  • Electricity (0.8%)
  • Wood (0.7%)
  • Electricity (43.8%)
  • Utility gas (27.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (25.3%)
  • No fuel used (2.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.9%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 13
Here:

3.5%
Pennsylvania:

16.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 31
Here:

10.4%
Pennsylvania:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 7
Here:

12.3%
Pennsylvania:

37.3%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

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 (Noninst.)


 

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