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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Athens Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 12,846 185th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 16.8 129th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 755.1 331st 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Athens Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 7.5% 234th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 25.6% 286th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.8% 57th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Athens Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 78.9% 222nd 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 18.6% 194th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Athens Rank Texas US
Race - White 65.3% 296th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 17.7% 80th 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 263rd 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.6% 268th 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 200th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.1% 269th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 26.7% 201st 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 53.8% 189th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Athens Rank Texas US
Female residents 52.0% 97th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 12.5% 157th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Athens Rank Texas US
Housing units 5,204 190th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 22.9% 106th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 4,576 189th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 52.5% 346th 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $89,900 240th $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.5 315th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Athens Rank Texas US
Income per capita $19,449 246th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $36,284 296th $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 25.4% 82nd 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Athens Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 2,000 141st 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $281,877 143rd $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $23,141 69th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $29,882 136th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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