Athens SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
2
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9

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Athens, Tennessee Info Snack

Athens is a city in McMinn County, Tennessee, United States. It is the county seat of McMinn County and the principal city of the Athens Micropolitan Statistical Area, which is part of the larger Chattanooga-Cleveland-Athens Combined Statistical Area. The population was 13,220 at the 2000 census and 13,458 at the 2010 census.
Population
13,651
Unemployment
10.2%
Poverty
28.9%
Median Home
$131,700
Median Income
$29,253
Median Rent
$606

Rankings for Athens in Tennessee

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Map Of Athens, TN

Population over time in Athens

Year Population % Change
2016 13,651 0.1%
2015 13,634 0.2%
2014 13,603 0.2%
2013 13,580 0.7%
2012 13,492 -0.1%
2011 13,510 0.1%
2010 13,491 -

Crime in Athens Per 100k

Crime Athens TN USA
Violent Crime 892.4 651.5 382.9
Murder 0.0 7.8 5.3
Robbery 108.8 117.1 98.0
Aggravated Assault 696.5 482.9 248.9
Property Crime 6798.2 2940.6 2362.0
Burglary 1023.0 576.5 430.4
Larceny 5216.6 2088.3 1694.0
Car Theft 558.7 275.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Athens

White
83.3% (11,365)
African American
7.7% (1,053)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.2% (165)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.1% (287)
Hispanic
5.7% (781)
Race Athens TN USA
White 83.3% 74.5% 60.6%
African American 7.7% 16.7% 10.4%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 1.6% 4.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 2.1% 1.8% 2.5%
Hispanic 5.7% 5.0% 17.3%

Household Income For Athens, Tennessee

Less than $10,000
16.8% (2,293)
$10,000 to $14,999
10.6% (1,447)
$15,000 to $24,999
18.3% (2,498)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.2% (1,392)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.6% (1,583)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.8% (2,020)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.9% (941)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.6% (1,037)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.0% (409)
$200,000 or more
0.2% (27)
Income Athens TN USA
Less than $10,000 16.8% 8.3% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 10.6% 6.1% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 18.3% 12.3% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.2% 11.6% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.6% 14.7% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.8% 18.3% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.9% 11.3% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.6% 10.5% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.0% 3.6% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 0.2% 3.5% 5.7%

Gender in Athens

Female
53.7% (7,333)
Male
46.3% (6,317)
Gender Athens TN USA
Female 53.7% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Athens for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.2% (848)
9-12th Grade
9.4% (1,284)
High School / GED
39.1% (5,341)
Some College
18.7% (2,556)
Associate's Degree
7.6% (1,039)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (1,637)
Master's Degree
4.5% (611)
Professional Degree
1.4% (186)
Doctorate Degree
1.1% (144)
Education Athens TN USA
< 9th Grade 6.2% 5.4% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 9.4% 8.6% 7.4%
High School / GED 39.1% 32.8% 27.5%
Some College 18.7% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.6% 6.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 16.1% 18.8%
Master's Degree 4.5% 6.5% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.1% 1.2% 1.3%

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