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Athens,PA index of house prices

Total population: 3,287 (All urban)

Houses: 1,473 (1,350 occupied: 860 owner occupied, 492 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

36%
State:

31%

Housing density: 835 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $187,001.

Median contract rent in 2016: $290 (lower quartile is $169, upper quartile is $404)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,215


Median gross rent in Athens, PA in 2016: $325

Housing units in Athens with a mortgage: 487 (11 second mortgage, 101 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 373

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $96,391

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $41,243

Median monthly housing costs: $679


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Athens, Pennsylvania Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $140,464 (it was $68,400 in 2000)
Athens:

$140,464
Pennsylvania:

$174,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $97,450 - $178,050
Median year house/condo built: 1939

Median year apartment built: 1975

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,287
  • In family households: 2,568 (568 male householders, 238 female householders)
    587 spouses, 882 children (672 natural, 18 adopted, 202 stepchildren), 71 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 42 parents, 46 other relatives, 124 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 603 (215 male householders (175 living alone)), 320 female householders (311 living alone)), 65 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 115

Size of family households: 409 2-persons, 184 3-persons, 106 4-persons, 46 5-persons, 47 6-persons, 20 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 487 1-person, 43 2-persons, 5 4-persons.

363 married couples with children.
329 single-parent households (206 men, 123 women).

96.9% of residents of Athens speak English at home.
1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 27% speak English not well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 24 (0.7%)
(25.0% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.9
State:

6.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.0
State:

4.4

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no bedroom
  • 01 bedroom
  • 1262 bedrooms
  • 4903 bedrooms
  • 1724 bedrooms
  • 735+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Athens population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Athens, Pennsylvania:

  • 9no bedroom
  • 2311 bedroom
  • 1312 bedrooms
  • 843 bedrooms
  • 284 bedrooms
  • 65+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Athens population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 44no vehicle
  • 2371 vehicle
  • 4062 vehicles
  • 1133 vehicles
  • 344 vehicles
  • 265+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Athens population

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

  • 129no vehicle
  • 2841 vehicle
  • 762 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Athens population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Athens, Pennsylvania:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 234 rooms
  • 745 rooms
  • 2726 rooms
  • 1587 rooms
  • 1308 rooms
  • 2039+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Athens population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Athens, Pennsylvania:

  • 01 room
  • 822 rooms
  • 1113 rooms
  • 1254 rooms
  • 685 rooms
  • 396 rooms
  • 397 rooms
  • 148 rooms
  • 199+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Athens population

Year house built

Median 2016 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
  • 226Less than $10,000
  • 81$10,000 to $14,999
  • 87$15,000 to $19,999
  • 77$20,000 to $24,999
  • 66$25,000 to $29,999
  • 60$30,000 to $34,999
  • 43$35,000 to $39,999
  • 68$40,000 to $44,999
  • 24$45,000 to $49,999
  • 99$50,000 to $59,999
  • 66$60,000 to $74,999
  • 135$75,000 to $99,999
  • 144$100,000 to $124,999
  • 9$125,000 to $149,999
  • 113$150,000 to $199,999
  • 33$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Athens, PA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Athens, PA
  • 11Less than $10,000
  • 7$25,000 to $29,999
  • 23$40,000 to $49,999
  • 44$60,000 to $69,999
  • 31$70,000 to $79,999
  • 66$80,000 to $89,999
  • 79$90,000 to $99,999
  • 87$100,000 to $124,999
  • 125$125,000 to $149,999
  • 174$150,000 to $174,999
  • 75$175,000 to $199,999
  • 52$200,000 to $249,999
  • 15$250,000 to $299,999
  • 7$300,000 to $399,999
  • 33$400,000 to $499,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Athens, PA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Athens, PA
  • 67$100 to $149
  • 46$150 to $199
  • 37$200 to $249
  • 48$250 to $299
  • 21$300 to $349
  • 35$350 to $399
  • 23$400 to $449
  • 18$450 to $499
  • 6$500 to $549
  • 17$550 to $599
  • 16$600 to $649
  • 17$650 to $699
  • 9$750 to $799
  • 19$800 to $899
  • 45$1,000 to $1,249
  • 31No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 162010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 61990 to 1999
  • 111980 to 1989
  • 61970 to 1979
  • 5Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Athens population
Athens commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 182
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 295
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 202
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 87
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 90
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 62
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 164
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 68
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 24
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 39
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 26
  • 90 or more minutes: 0
Athens, PA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 78.2%
Number of people working at home: 30 (2.3% of all workers)

Athens mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 1,058 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 100 (8%)
  • Walked: 37 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 30 (2%)

First ancestries reported:

 Italian: 293
 Irish: 157
 American: 135
 German: 115
 English: 114
 Welsh: 59
 French Canadian: 25
 Ukrainian: 23
 Scotch-Irish: 21
 Polish: 16
 Swedish: 16
 Pennsylvania German: 14
 British: 10
 Finnish: 9
 French (except Basque): 8
 Austrian: 7
 Norwegian: 7
 Russian: 6
 Lithuanian: 5
 Greek: 5
 Northern European: 5

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

  • 33%Japan
  • 21%Sweden
  • 17%Greece
  • 0%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland

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

  • This state: 2,293
  • Other state: 928
  • Northeast: 640
  • Midwest: 59
  • South: 137
  • West: 91

89% of Athens residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 46% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 74% lived in Pennsylvania.

Athens:

88.6%
State average:

87.1%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 23
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 14
  • 7th and 8th grade: 26
  • 9th grade: 38
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 0
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 15
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 420
  • Less than 1 year of college: 54
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 96
  • Associate degree: 97
  • Bachelor's degree: 125
  • Master's degree: 101
  • Professional school degree: 29
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 12
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 33
  • 9th grade: 18
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 14
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 10
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 630
  • Less than 1 year of college: 85
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 80
  • Associate degree: 119
  • Bachelor's degree: 185
  • Master's degree: 23
  • Professional school degree: 5
  • Doctorate degree: 7

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 0.7%Males
  • 4.4%Females
Athens marital status for males
Athens marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 972
  • One, attached: 16
  • Two: 57
  • 3 or 4: 61
  • 5 to 9: 60
  • 10 to 19: 38
  • 20 to 49: 31
  • 50 or more: 215
  • Mobile homes: 27

Median worth of mobile homes: $86,233

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.7%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 2.6%

House/condo owner moved in on average 17 years ago

Renter moved in on average 7 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Athens:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Athens
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (81.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11.0%)
  • Electricity (7.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.8%)
  • Wood (0.7%)
  • Electricity (62.4%)
  • Utility gas (28.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 16
Here:

5.1%
Pennsylvania:

15.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 28
Here:

16.5%
Pennsylvania:

13.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 19
Here:

14.8%
Pennsylvania:

37.6%

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)