Athens SnackAbility

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

Athens, West Virginia Info Snack

Population
1,105
Unemployment
8.6%
Poverty
28.0%
Median Home
$120,500
Median Income
$42,656
Median Rent
$645

Rankings for Athens in West Virginia

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Map Of Athens, WV

Population over time in Athens

Year Population % Change
2017 1,105 3.3%
2016 1,070 -1.5%
2015 1,086 2.3%
2014 1,062 -6.3%
2013 1,134 23.7%
2012 917 -4.3%
2011 958 -3.1%
2010 989 -

Race / Ethnicity in Athens

White
88.1% (973)
African American
7.3% (81)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.0% (11)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (7)
Two Or More
2.0% (22)
Hispanic
1.0% (11)
Race Athens WV USA
White 88.1% 92.3% 61.5%
African American 7.3% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 0.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.0% 1.5% 17.6%

Household Income For Athens, West Virginia

Less than $10,000
12.5% (13,812)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.1% (7,845)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.8% (17,459)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (11,492)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.1% (10,055)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.2% (26,741)
$75,000 to $99,999
3.7% (4,088)
$100,000 to $149,999
13.8% (15,249)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (1,878)
$200,000 or more
1.7% (1,878)
Income Athens WV USA
Less than $10,000 12.5% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.1% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.8% 13.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 11.5% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.1% 14.6% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.2% 18.0% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 3.7% 10.9% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 13.8% 10.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.7% 2.5% 6.3%

Gender in Athens

Female
44.2% (487)
Male
55.8% (617)
Gender Athens WV USA
Female 44.2% 50.6% 50.8%
Male 55.8% 49.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Athens for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
5.4% (59)
High School / GED
22.2% (245)
Some College
11.7% (129)
Associate's Degree
10.2% (112)
Bachelor's Degree
31.1% (343)
Master's Degree
12.8% (140)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
6.6% (73)
Education Athens WV USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 4.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.4% 9.4% 7.2%
High School / GED 22.2% 40.6% 27.3%
Some College 11.7% 18.5% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.2% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 31.1% 12.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 12.8% 5.8% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 6.6% 0.9% 1.4%

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