Athens County

Athens, OH: What you need to know

Located along the Hocking River in southeastern Ohio is Athens, a college town that houses Ohio University. Several independent restaurants, bars and stores cater to residents and university students, and Ohio Brew Week has been a part of the community every year since 2006. Athens is designated a Tree City USA and features several parks and a multi-use trail network.

Athens, OH City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 24,220
Median Age 22
Median Household Income $19,855
Median Home Price $167,200
Walkscore 59

Real Estate in Athens , OH

More Real Estate Articles

Athens, OH Demographics

Median Population in Athens , OH

Median Age 21.6%
Age 18 Over 94.1%
Age 21 Over 56.6%
Age 62 Over 5.8%
Age 65 Over 5.1%

Race in Athens , OH

  Ethnicity White 85.1%
  Ethnicity Black 3.5%
  Ethnicity Asian 7.7%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 2.9%
  Ethnicity Other 0.5%

Population By Gender in Athens , OH

  Male 51.4%
  Female 48.6%

Language in Athens , OH

  English Only 89.1%
  English Other 10.9%

Economics in Athens , OH

  Median Household Income $19,855
  Median Home Price $167,200
  Homes Owned 71.1%
  Homes Rent 28.9%
  Median Property Rent $741

 
COMMUTE TIME: 14.2 MINUTES
in Athens , OH

Commute Types in Athens , OH

  Walked 36.8%
  Worked at Home 6.4%
  Public Transportation 1.7%
  Other Means 4.9%
  Drove Alone 44.7%
  Carpooled 5.4%

59/100
WALK SCORE
for Athens , OH

 
2.6% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Athens , OH