Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

Athens, PA (Pennsylvania) Houses and Residents

Athens,PA index of house prices

Total population: 3,287 (All urban)

Houses: 1,500 (1,427 occupied: 817 owner occupied, 501 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

38%
State:

31%

Housing density: 850 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013 in this county: $131,853.

Median contract rent in 2013: $290 (lower quartile is $169, upper quartile is $404)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2013: $538


Median gross rent in Athens, PA in 2013: $325

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: $63,156

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $33,745

Median monthly housing costs: $646


Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2013 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Latest news about housing in Athens, PA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Athens, Pennsylvania Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $93,316 (it was $68,400 in 2000)
Athens:

$93,316
Pennsylvania:

$164,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $70,573 - $122,713
Median year house/condo built: 1939

Median year apartment built: 1977

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

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Athens, Pennsylvania:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 61 bedroom
  • 992 bedrooms
  • 4713 bedrooms
  • 2134 bedrooms
  • 535+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Athens, Pennsylvania:

  • 12no bedroom
  • 3041 bedroom
  • 1572 bedrooms
  • 703 bedrooms
  • 274 bedrooms
  • 155+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Athens in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 31no vehicle
  • 3201 vehicle
  • 3482 vehicles
  • 1083 vehicles
  • 284 vehicles
  • 75+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Athens in renter-occupied apartments

  • 156no vehicle
  • 3081 vehicle
  • 1072 vehicles
  • 83 vehicles
  • 64 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Athens, Pennsylvania:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 203 rooms
  • 04 rooms
  • 595 rooms
  • 2816 rooms
  • 2487 rooms
  • 1218 rooms
  • 1139+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Athens, Pennsylvania:

  • 121 room
  • 542 rooms
  • 2103 rooms
  • 1474 rooms
  • 405 rooms
  • 546 rooms
  • 217 rooms
  • 78 rooms
  • 409+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Athens, PA household income distribution

  • Athens, PA household income distribution
  • 240Less than $10,000
  • 117$10,000 to $14,999
  • 99$15,000 to $19,999
  • 106$20,000 to $24,999
  • 95$25,000 to $29,999
  • 90$30,000 to $34,999
  • 116$35,000 to $39,999
  • 82$40,000 to $44,999
  • 74$45,000 to $49,999
  • 106$50,000 to $59,999
  • 139$60,000 to $74,999
  • 43$75,000 to $99,999
  • 45$100,000 to $124,999
  • 9$125,000 to $149,999
  • 25$150,000 to $199,999
  • 34$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Athens, PA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Athens, PA
  • 3$15,000 to $19,999
  • 24$25,000 to $29,999
  • 8$30,000 to $34,999
  • 6$35,000 to $39,999
  • 39$40,000 to $49,999
  • 19$50,000 to $59,999
  • 67$60,000 to $69,999
  • 46$70,000 to $79,999
  • 99$80,000 to $89,999
  • 99$90,000 to $99,999
  • 128$100,000 to $124,999
  • 78$125,000 to $149,999
  • 38$150,000 to $174,999
  • 27$175,000 to $199,999
  • 31$200,000 to $249,999
  • 11$300,000 to $399,999
  • 9$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Athens, PA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Athens, PA
  • 133$100 to $149
  • 53$200 to $249
  • 17$250 to $299
  • 13$300 to $349
  • 23$350 to $399
  • 23$400 to $449
  • 58$450 to $499
  • 30$500 to $549
  • 15$550 to $599
  • 31$600 to $649
  • 29$700 to $749
  • 28$800 to $899
  • 21$1,000 to $1,249
  • 34No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 01995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 61985 to 1989
  • 51980 to 1984
  • 61975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 5Before 1965
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, 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 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%)

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 (%):

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

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

  • This state: 2,401
  • 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 by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 7.5%Males
  • 7.6%Females
Athens marital status for males
Athens marital status for females

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: $68,538

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 6 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Athens:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 51.8%Utility gas
  • 46.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Electricity
  • 0.7%Wood

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 43.8%Electricity
  • 27.0%Utility gas
  • 25.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.1%No fuel used
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

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 (Noninstitutionalized)