Athens, Ohio Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Athens is 24,771, a change of 2.57% when compared to 2014. With an area of 10.05 square miles, this works out to a population density of 2,465.76 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 6,733, with an average household size of 2.42.
Athens's 2018 unemployment rate was 8.93%.
The average household income in Athens for 2018 was $48,628, while the median was $27,435.

Athens Population Trends

Athens Employment Type

Athens Age Grouping

Athens Ethnicity Mix

Athens Fertility Rate

176 estimated births

Athens Household Characteristics

Athens Median Age over Time

Athens Households with Children by Age

Athens Median Household Income

Athens Educational Attainment

Athens Unemployment Rate

Type of Housing

Athens Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,402

Athens Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $805

Athens Average Commute

Athens Primary Transportation

Athens Gender Mix

Athens Field of Employment

Athens Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Athens city, Ohio 24,151
2015 Athens city, Ohio 24,220
2016 Athens city, Ohio 24,365
2017 Athens city, Ohio 24,486
2018 Athens city, Ohio 24,771