The Village of Athens had a population of 1,183 as of July 1, 2017.
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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Athens population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||419|
|Daytime Population: Residents||575|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||994|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.84|
|Population in Households||1,183|
|Population in Familes||963|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$45,927|
|Average Household Income||$57,073|
|Per Capita Income||$23,551|
|Total Housing Units||534 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||359 (67.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||149 (27.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||27 ( 5.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$119,318|
|Average Home Value||$141,852|
|Average Household Size||2.33|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||4.2%|
|Per Capita Income||3.73%|
The table below compares Athens to the other 774 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Wisconsin by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 478||38th|
|Diversity Index||# 257||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 585||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 620||20th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Wisconsin Census Data Comparison Tool.