Latest Data (2015)
Population 122,604
Nationwide Rank 221

Quick Facts

Athens-Clarke County, Georgia is the 221st largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Athens-Clarke County, Georgia is a unified government.

Athens-Clarke County, Georgia is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Athens-Clarke County had its largest population ever.

Athens-Clarke County, Georgia is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 66% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Athens-Clarke County, Georgia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
215 Topeka, Kansas 3.1%
216 Kent, Washington 57.4%
217 Simi Valley, California 13.2%
218 Santa Clara, California 23.2%
219 Murfreesboro, Tennessee 77.9%
220 Hartford, Connecticut -0.1%
221 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia 21.6%
222 Victorville, California 89.4%
223 Abilene, Texas 5.0%
224 Vallejo, California 3.3%
225 Berkeley, California 17.4%
226 Norman, Oklahoma 24.2%
227 Allentown, Pennsylvania 12.7%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 122,604 221
2014 119,648 225
2013 119,980 222
2012 118,999 221
2011 117,287 223
2010 115,452 224
2009 114,983 220
2008 113,812 220
2007 112,163 222
2006 110,247 222
2005 107,836 225
2004 108,043 224
2003 104,604 226
2002 102,984 230
2001 102,240 234
2000 100,748 240
1990 86,520 246