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Housing density: 309 houses/condos per square mile
Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $186,768.
Median contract rent in 2009: $449 (lower quartile is $326, upper quartile is $558)
Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $503
Median gross rent in Athens, TX in 2009: $620
Housing units in Athens with a mortgage: 1,078 (30 second mortgage, 21 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,050
Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $75,893
Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $36,484
Median monthly housing costs: $616
Latest news about housing in Athens, TX collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations
Detached houses: $176,495Here:$176,495State:$177,060
Townhouses or other attached units: $208,646Here:$208,646State:$170,403
Mobile homes: $36,619Here:$36,619State:$42,156
2,091 spouses, 3,272 children (2,979 natural, 120 adopted, 173 stepchildren), 309 grandchildren, 192 brothers or sisters, 61 parents, 154 other relatives, 101 non-relatives
Size of family households: 1,209 2-persons, 595 3-persons, 539 4-persons, 277 5-persons, 135 6-persons, 58 7-or-more-persons.
Size of nonfamily households: 1,208 1-person, 63 2-persons, 39 3-persons, 9 4-persons.
1,797 married couples with children.
800 single-parent households (135 men, 665 women).
82.4% of residents of Athens speak English at home.
16.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (45% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 10% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 27% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (46% speak English very well, 40% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (43% speak English well, 57% speak English not well).
Foreign born population: 1,392 (12.3%)
(23.7% of them are naturalized citizens)
Median 2009 house/condo value by year built
Year house built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
Percentage of workers working in this county: 82.0%
Number of people working at home: 53 (1.2% of all workers)
Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):
54% of Athens residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
Out of people who lived in different houses, 63% lived in this county.
Out of people who lived in different counties, 85% lived in Texas.
Educational Attainment for Males (%)
Educational Attainment for Females (%)
Class of Workers
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 6.7%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 5.7%
Unemployment rate for Black males: 27.4%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 3.4%
Unemployment rate for Asian males: 59.4%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for other race males: 12.8%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 17.6%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 8.0%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 7.6%
Median household income in 2009 for:
Median worth of mobile homes: $50,400
House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago
Renter moved in on average 4 years ago
Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Athens:
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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