Living in Athens, TN

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Athens, Tennessee Info Snack

Population
13,851
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
28.3%
Median Home
$148,800
Median Income
$31,913
Median Rent
$708

Athens SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Athens, TN Crime Report

997
Total Crimes
7,183.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
190.04%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Athens
/ 100k People
Tennessee
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 997 7,183.5 3,247.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 116 835.8 595.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 7.3 5.0
Robbery 9 64.8 90.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 100 720.5 456.7 250.2
Property Crime 881 6,347.7 2,652.6 2,109.9
Burglary 120 864.6 437.4 340.5
Larceny 688 4,957.1 1,934.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 73 526.0 280.9 219.9

Athens, TN Cost Of Living

87
Athens's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Athens Tennessee National Average
Overall 87 89 100
Services 93 93 100
Groceries 100 95 100
Health 96 89 100
Housing 69 80 100
Transportation 91 88 100
Utilities 93 96 100

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Rankings for Athens in Tennessee

Map Of Athens, TN

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Population over time in Athens

Year Population % Change
2019 13,851 0.7%
2018 13,752 1.4%
2017 13,559 -0.7%
2016 13,651 0.1%
2015 13,634 0.2%
2014 13,603 0.2%
2013 13,580 0.7%
2012 13,492 -0.1%
2011 13,510 0.1%
2010 13,491 -

Race / Ethnicity in Athens

White
81.8% (11,332)
African American
9.3% (1,285)
American Indian
0.8% (107)
Asian
0.8% (114)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (13)
Two Or More
2.0% (278)
Hispanic
5.2% (722)
Race Athens TN USA
White 81.8% 73.8% 60.7%
African American 9.3% 16.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 1.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.2% 5.4% 18.0%

Gender in Athens

Female
51.5% (7,129)
Male
48.5% (6,721)
Gender Athens TN USA
Female 51.5% 51.2% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 48.8% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Athens for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (554)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,385)
High School / GED
38.0% (5,263)
Some College
19.0% (2,631)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,108)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (1,939)
Master's Degree
5.0% (692)
Professional Degree
1.0% (138)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (138)
Education Athens TN USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 17.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Athens, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
15.6% (216,155)
$10,000 to $14,999
9.6% (133,500)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.3% (226,174)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.4% (172,323)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.5% (173,826)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.0% (193,863)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.5% (90,670)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.5% (131,997)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (23,794)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (22,792)
Income Athens TN USA
Less than $10,000 15.6% 6.9% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 9.6% 5.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.3% 10.6% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.4% 10.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.5% 14.0% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.0% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.5% 12.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.5% 12.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 4.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 4.8% 7.7%

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