The Village of Athens had a population of 1,178 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Athens is located at latitude 45.0347 and longitude -90.0791 in Marathon County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Athens (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Marathon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,404 feet.
The Village of Athens (GNIS ID: 1582727) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Population in Households||1,178|
|Population in Familes||952|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$47,058|
|Average Household Income||$60,212|
|Per Capita Income||$25,001|
|Total Housing Units||542 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||369 (68.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||138 (25.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||35 ( 6.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$125,253|
|Average Home Value||$150,476|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.62%|
|Per Capita Income||2.92%|
The table below compares Athens to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 362||53rd|
|Population Density||# 480||38th|
|Diversity Index||# 243||69th|
|Median Household Income||# 570||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 560||28th|
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