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Demographics Analysis

The people of Athens City, Texas give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Athens City, Texas)

Male:

Under 5 years : 365

5 to 9 years : 467

10 to 14 years : 353

15 to 17 years : 175

18 and 19 years : 457

20 years : 331

21 years : 79

22 to 24 years : 171

25 to 29 years : 630

30 to 34 years : 443

35 to 39 years : 235

40 to 44 years : 340

45 to 49 years : 286

50 to 54 years : 368

55 to 59 years : 206

60 and 61 years : 149

62 to 64 years : 150

65 and 66 years : 51

67 to 69 years : 128

70 to 74 years : 126

75 to 79 years : 116

80 to 84 years : 70

85 years and over : 176

Female:

Under 5 years : 456

5 to 9 years : 490

10 to 14 years : 150

15 to 17 years : 217

18 and 19 years : 164

20 years : 158

21 years : 100

22 to 24 years : 285

25 to 29 years : 548

30 to 34 years : 335

35 to 39 years : 320

40 to 44 years : 290

45 to 49 years : 311

50 to 54 years : 415

55 to 59 years : 285

60 and 61 years : 186

62 to 64 years : 130

65 and 66 years : 63

67 to 69 years : 163

70 to 74 years : 176

75 to 79 years : 292

80 to 84 years : 361

85 years and over : 429


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Athens City, Texas)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,388

Multiple ancestry : 1,536

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 27

Ancestry not reported : 1,245


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Athens City, Texas)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 10,474

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 34

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 281

Not a U.S. citizen : 1,407


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Athens City, Texas)

Total:

Under 5 years : 821

5 to 17 years : 1,852

18 to 24 years : 1,745

25 to 34 years : 1,956

35 to 44 years : 1,185

45 to 54 years : 1,380

55 to 59 years : 491

60 and 61 years : 335

62 to 64 years : 280

65 to 74 years : 707

75 years and over : 1,444

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 792

5 to 17 years : 1,650

18 to 24 years : 1,144

25 to 34 years : 1,112

35 to 44 years : 668

45 to 54 years : 719

55 to 59 years : 400

60 and 61 years : 238

62 to 64 years : 223

65 to 74 years : 540

75 years and over : 1,117

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 59

18 to 24 years : 364

25 to 34 years : 301

35 to 44 years : 149

45 to 54 years : 377

55 to 59 years : 67

60 and 61 years : 53

62 to 64 years : 38

65 to 74 years : 159

75 years and over : 304

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 21

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 29

5 to 17 years : 143

18 to 24 years : 224

25 to 34 years : 522

35 to 44 years : 368

45 to 54 years : 284

55 to 59 years : 24

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 19

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 23


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Athens City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 4,085

Female : 4,518

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 952

Female : 919

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 21

Female : 13

Foreign born:

Male : 814

Female : 874


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Athens City, Texas)

Born in state of residence : 6,022

Born in other state in the United States : 1,509

Native: born outside the United States : 13

Foreign born : 635


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Athens City, Texas)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,168

Now married, except separated : 2,545

Divorced : 716

Separated : 116

Widowed : 927

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 544

Now married, except separated : 803

Divorced : 136

Separated : 52

Widowed : 294

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 34

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 420

Now married, except separated : 970

Divorced : 49

Separated : 67

Widowed : 74


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Athens City, Texas)

Speak only English : 8,952

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 863

Speak English less than "very well" : 1,375

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 84

Speak English less than "very well" : 17

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Urdu:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 15

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 35

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Athens City, Texas

  • Other Groups: 4,028   (45.2%)
  • United States Or American: 1,509   (16.9%)
  • English: 912   (10.2%)
  • Irish: 889   (10.0%)
  • German: 713   (8.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 204   (2.3%)
  • Scottish: 111   (1.2%)
  • Italian: 99   (1.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 99   (1.1%)
  • European: 54   (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 41   (0.5%)
  • Norwegian: 38   (0.4%)
  • Welsh: 31   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 26   (0.3%)
  • Swedish: 24   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 23   (0.3%)
  • Arab: 23   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 19   (0.2%)
  • Celtic: 17   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Czech: 11   (0.1%)
  • Polish: 11   (0.1%)
  • Swiss: 10   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 10   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Athens City, Texas is 12,196



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Athens City, Texas: 5,872
Female Population in Athens City, Texas: 6,324


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Athens City, Texas: 29.3
Median Female Resident Age in Athens City, Texas: 39.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Texas is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Athens City, Texas


White


Both sexes

40.0

Male

37.0

Female

42.7

Black or African American


Both sexes

28.8

Male

25.2

Female

31.6

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

43.3

Male

44.0

Female

42.5

Asian


Both sexes

30.3

Male

30.5

Female

30.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

27.5

Male

66.5

Female

25.5

Other


Both sexes

22.6

Male

22.8

Female

22.4

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.9

Male

14.8

Female

15.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.5

Male

22.3

Female

22.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.6

Male

42.3

Female

48.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Athens City, Texas


  • White: 8,179
  • African American: 2,273
  • American Indian: 61
  • Asian: 75
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 1,416
  • Two or More Races: 192



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Athens City, Texas citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Athens City, Texas

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 82   (2.7%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 100   (3.3%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 196   (6.46%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 149   (4.91%)
  • 9th Grade: 66   (2.18%)
  • 10th Grade: 196   (6.46%)
  • 11th Grade: 114   (3.76%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 64   (2.11%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 654   (21.56%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 208   (6.86%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 510   (16.82%)
  • Associate Degree: 157   (5.18%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 319   (10.52%)
  • Master's Degree: 148   (4.88%)
  • Professional School Degree: 58   (1.91%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 12   (0.4%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 52   (1.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 89   (2.26%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 132   (3.35%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 243   (6.16%)
  • 9th Grade: 222   (5.63%)
  • 10th Grade: 120   (3.04%)
  • 11th Grade: 211   (5.35%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 171   (4.34%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 909   (23.05%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 317   (8.04%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 483   (12.25%)
  • Associate Degree: 286   (7.25%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 479   (12.15%)
  • Master's Degree: 169   (4.29%)
  • Professional School Degree: 27   (0.68%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 33   (0.84%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Athens City, Texas

  • Athens Isd


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 104 Hawn St, Athens, TX 75751, Phone: (903) 677-6900, Students: 3,540 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Athens City, Texas

  • Bel Air El


    ( Grades: KG-1, Location: 215 Willowbrook Dr, Athens, TX 75751, Phone: (903) 677-6980, Students: 593 )

  • South Athens El


    ( Grades: 2-3, Location: 718 Robbins Rd, Athens, TX 75751, Phone: (903) 677-6970, Students: 554 )

  • Athens Int


    ( Grades: 4-5, Location: 307 Madole St, Athens, TX 75751, Phone: (903) 677-6960, Students: 549 )

  • Athens Middle


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 6800 State Hwy 19 S, Athens, TX 75751, Phone: (903) 677-3030, Students: 492 )

  • R C Fisher Campus


    ( Grades: 6-6, Location: 404 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Athens, TX 75751, Phone: (903) 677-6995, Students: 222 )

  • Athens Annex


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 610 E College, Athens, TX 75751, Phone: (903) 677-6940, Students: 178 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Athens City, Texas

  • Athens H S


    ( Grades: 8-12, Location: 708 E College St, Athens, TX 75751, Phone: (903) 677-6920, Students: 952 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Athens City, Texas

  • Trinity Valley Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 5,046; Location: 00 Cardinal Drive, Athens, TX 75751, Web: http://www.tvcc.edu )

Largest Schools (Private) In Athens City, Texas

  • Athens Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 105 S Carroll Street, Athens, TX 75751, Phone: (903) 675-5135, Students: 99 )

Academic Libraries In Athens City, Texas

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Central) In Athens City, Texas

  • Henderson Cnty Clint W Murchison Memorial Library


    121 S Prairieville St, Athens, TX 75751

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Athens City, Texas


  • Alabama Veterans Museum & Archives


    Po Box 549, Athens, AL 35611
    http://www.alabamaveteransmuseum.com

  • Arch Foundation For University Of Georgia


    , Athens, GA 30602

  • Athens Area Historical Society


    Po Box 22, Athens, MI 49011

  • Athens County Historical Society & Museum Inc


    65 N Court St, Athens, OH 45701
    http://www.athenshistory.org/

  • Athens Cultural Arts Center Inc


    24 2nd St, Athens, NY 12015
    http://www.athensculturalcenter.org

  • Athens Historical Preservation Inc


    Po Box 350, Athens, TX 75751

  • Athens Historical Society


    Po Box 230, Athens, ME 04912

  • Athens Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 7745, Athens, GA 30606

  • Athens-clarke Heritage Foundation Inc


    489 Prince Ave, Athens, GA 30601

  • Cemeteries Of Athens Preservation


    105 Park Street, Athens, TN 37303

  • Chagrin Falls Park Historical Society Inc


    Po Box 5525, Athens, OH 45701

  • Donnell House Board Inc


    Po Box 465, Athens, AL 35611

  • East Texas Arboretum And Botanical


    1601 Patterson Rd, Athens, TX 75751
    http://www.eastexasarboretum.org

  • Friends Of Kennedy Museum


    Lin Hall Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701

  • Friends Of The Georgia Museum Of Natural History Inc


    Uga Natural History Bldg, Athens, GA 30602

  • Friends Of The Limestone County Alabama Archives


    Po Box 658, Athens, AL 35611

  • Fromm Bros Historical Preservation Society Inc


    436 County Road F, Athens, WI 54411

  • Garden Club Of Georgia Inc


    325 S Lumpkin St, Athens, GA 30602

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Athens City, Texas affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Athens City, Texas.

Area Features of Athens City, Texas


Airport


(1) Athens Municipal Airport   (2) Stepp Airport  

Building


(1) Athens City Hall   (2) Athens Fire Department Station 1   (3) Athens Fire Department Station 2   (4) Athens Independent School District Police Department   (5) Athens Police Department   (6) Faulk And Gauntt Building   (7) Henderson County Constable S Office Precinct 1   (8) Henderson County Historical Society Museum   (9) Henderson County Jail   (10) Henderson County Sheriffs Office   (11) Texas Department Of Public Safety - Highway Patrol Office   (12) Trinity Valley Community College Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Barker Cemetery   (2) Davis Cemetery   (3) Modoc Cemetery   (4) Owen Cemetery   (5) Richardson Cemetery   (6) Sand Flat Cemetery   (7) Walnut Creek Cemetery  

Church


(1) Athens Community Church   (2) Bethel Church   (3) Calvary Temple Assembly Of God Church   (4) Central Baptist Church   (5) Church Of God   (6) Fellowship Baptist Church   (7) First Assembly Of God Church - Athens   (8) First Church Of God   (9) First Church Of The Nazarene   (10) Flat Creek Church   (11) Hopewell Church   (12) House Of Prayer Church   (13) Landmark Baptist Church   (14) Lee Spring Church   (15) Mount Calvary Baptist Church   (16) Mount Moriah Church   (17) Mount Providence Baptist Church   (18) New Life Baptist Church   (19) Primera Iglesia Pentecostal Unida Church   (20) Saint John Lutheran Church   (21) Saint Matthias Episcopal Church   (22) Sand Spring Church   (23) Shelby Chapel   (24) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (25) Virginia Hill Church   (26) West Athens Baptist Church   (27) Williams Street Church Of Christ  

Civil


(1) Athens Division   (2) City Of Athens   (3) Henderson County  

Dam


(1) Adams Lake Dam   (2) Athens Fish And Game Club Dam   (3) Cox Lake Dam   (4) Darby Farms Lake Dam   (5) Lee Lake Dam   (6) Moonshine Creek Dam Number 1   (7) Moonshine Creek Dam Number 2   (8) Murchison Lake Dam   (9) North Nichols Lake Dam   (10) Old Lake Dam   (11) Shelton Lake Dam   (12) Smith Lake Dam   (13) South Nichols Lake Dam   (14) Stroube Dam Number 1   (15) Stroube Dam Number 2   (16) Terra Verda Lake Dam   (17) Triple S Ranch Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) East Texas Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Chalmers Lake   (2) Johnson Lake   (3) Kemp Lake   (4) Morrow Lake  

Locale


(1) Fish And Game Club  

Park


(1) Athens City Park   (2) Central Park  

Populated Place


(1) Athens   (2) Bethel   (3) Crescent Heights   (4) Dauphin   (5) Pickens   (6) Pine Grove   (7) Virginia Hill  

Post Office


(1) Athens Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Adams Lake   (2) Athens Fish And Game Club Lake   (3) Cox Lake   (4) Darby Farms Lake   (5) Hollywood Lake   (6) Lake Athens   (7) Lee Lake   (8) Moonshine Creek Lake No1   (9) Moonshine Creek Lake Number 2   (10) Murchison Lake   (11) North Nichols Lake   (12) Old Lake   (13) Shelton Lake   (14) Smith Lake   (15) South Nichols Lake   (16) Stroube Lake Number 1   (17) Stroube Lake Number 2   (18) Terra Verda Lake  

School


(1) Ash School   (2) Athens High School   (3) Athens Intermediate School   (4) Athens Middle School   (5) Bel Air Elementary School   (6) Bethel School   (7) Eureka School   (8) Fisher School   (9) Gum Creek School   (10) Pine Grove School   (11) R C Fisher Campus   (12) South Athens Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Bear Creek   (2) Coppers Creek   (3) First Caney Creek   (4) Gold Branch   (5) Goldman Branch   (6) Larue Branch   (7) Mine Creek   (8) Onemile Creek   (9) Second Caney Creek   (10) Shelton Mill Branch   (11) Third Caney Creek  

Summit


(1) Pine Grove Hill  

Tower


(1) Klvq-am Athens  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Athens City, Texas

75751 (pop. 21,996)


Cities Nearby Athens City, Texas

Athens Ccd, TX  (pop. 24,471) 0.9 Miles
Murchison City, TX  (pop. 718) 7.6 Miles
Malakoff City, TX  (pop. 2,801) 10.0 Miles
Log Cabin City, TX  (pop. 878) 10.2 Miles
Caney City Town, TX  (pop. 177) 10.9 Miles
Eustace City, TX  (pop. 817) 11.9 Miles
Star Harbor City, TX  (pop. 360) 12.0 Miles
Trinidad City, TX  (pop. 963) 14.6 Miles
Cedar Creek Lake Ccd, TX  (pop. 35,791) 15.2 Miles
Brownsboro City, TX  (pop. 921) 15.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Athens City, Texas

903



Elevation in Athens City, Texas is 515.0 ft. (157.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Athens City, Texas

Lat: 32.202782 N        Long: -95.849140 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Athens City, Texas need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Texas

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.20 6.17 4.03 6.25 0.00 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 7.20 6.17 4.03 6.25 0.00 5.78
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.57 6.58 4.15 6.20 0.00 6.06
  Total Electric Industry 7.57 6.58 4.15 6.20 0.00 6.06
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.74 6.73 4.20 6.34 0.00 6.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.74 6.73 4.20 6.34 0.00 6.16
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.00 6.94 4.32 6.68 0.00 6.39
  Total Electric Industry 8.00 6.94 4.32 6.68 0.00 6.39
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.08 7.04 4.27 6.79 0.00 6.42
  Total Electric Industry 8.08 7.04 4.27 6.79 0.00 6.42
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.71 6.64 3.98 6.44 0.00 6.10
  Total Electric Industry 7.71 6.64 3.98 6.44 0.00 6.10
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.71 4.03 6.44 0.00 6.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.71 4.03 6.44 0.00 6.16
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.82 6.74 4.05 6.45 0.00 6.17
  Total Electric Industry 7.82 6.74 4.05 6.45 0.00 6.17
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.65 6.57 3.94 6.40 0.00 6.07
  Total Electric Industry 7.65 6.57 3.94 6.40 0.00 6.07
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.55 6.52 3.97 6.36 0.00 6.04
  Total Electric Industry 7.55 6.52 3.97 6.36 0.00 6.04
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.96 6.88 4.42 6.77 0.00 6.49
  Total Electric Industry 7.96 6.88 4.42 6.77 0.00 6.49
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 3.68 1.59 0.93 6.53 0.00 1.56
  Energy-Only Providers 5.86 7.35 0.00 401.22 0.00 4.74
  Full-Service Providers 8.86 7.74 5.29 7.52 0.00 7.39
  Total Electric Industry 8.86 7.74 5.27 7.56 0.00 7.38
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.05 6.95 4.66 6.55 0.00 6.62
  Total Electric Industry 8.05 6.95 4.66 6.55 0.00 6.62
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 9.16 7.84 5.27 0.00 6.62 7.50
  Total Electric Industry 9.16 7.84 5.27 0.00 6.62 7.50
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 9.73 7.90 5.87 0.00 7.02 7.95
  Total Electric Industry 9.73 7.90 5.87 0.00 7.02 7.95
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 10.93 8.85 7.14 0.00 8.45 9.14
  Total Electric Industry 10.93 8.85 7.14 0.00 8.45 9.14
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 12.86 9.85 7.82 0.00 8.42 10.34
  Total Electric Industry 12.86 9.85 7.82 0.00 8.42 10.34

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Athens City, Texas

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 101   (2.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 157   (3.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 149   (3.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 208   (4.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 717   (16.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 628   (14.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 856   (20.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 362   (8.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 183   (4.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 325   (7.6%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 72   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 11   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 254   (5.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 264   (6.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Athens City, Texas)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,600

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 739

In 3-person carpool : 94

In 4-person carpool : 84

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 119

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 20

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 48

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 12

Bicycle : 29

Walked : 22

Other means : 21

Worked at home : 172


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Athens City, Texas)

Less than 5 minutes : 273

5 to 9 minutes : 1,487

10 to 14 minutes : 1,209

15 to 19 minutes : 590

20 to 24 minutes : 230

25 to 29 minutes : 157

30 to 34 minutes : 187

35 to 39 minutes : 65

40 to 44 minutes : 46

45 to 59 minutes : 344

60 to 89 minutes : 142

90 or more minutes : 58


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Athens City, Texas)

With Social Security income : 1,197

No Social Security income : 3,055


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Athens City, Texas)

With retirement income : 588

No retirement income : 3,664


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Athens City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 300

$10,000 to $14,999 : 137

$15,000 to $19,999 : 184

$20,000 to $24,999 : 107

$25,000 to $29,999 : 225

$30,000 to $34,999 : 288

$35,000 to $39,999 : 197

$40,000 to $44,999 : 194

$45,000 to $49,999 : 53

$50,000 to $59,999 : 207

$60,000 to $74,999 : 227

$75,000 to $99,999 : 367

$100,000 to $124,999 : 136

$125,000 to $149,999 : 46

$150,000 to $199,999 : 49

$200,000 or more : 131


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Athens City, Texas)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $39,650


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Athens City, Texas

  • KAND (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Corsicana, TX; Owner: Corsicana Media, Inc.)
  • KLVQ (1410 AM; 1.0 kW; Athens, TX; Owner: Lake Country Radio, L.p.)
  • KRDH (1510 AM; 0.5 kW; Canton, TX; Owner: Rdh Land & Cattle Co., Inc.)
  • KTXV (890 AM; 20.0 kW; Eustace, TX; Owner: Bustos Media Holdings, L.l.c.)

FM Radio Stations Near Athens City, Texas

  • KRVF (106.9 FM; Powell, TX; Owner: Lkcm Radio Licenses, L.p.)
  • KATG (88.1 FM; Poynor, TX; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KYFP (89.1 FM; Montalba, TX; Owner: Bible Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Corsicana, TX; Owner: Iglesia Jesucristo Es Mi Refugio, Inc.)
  • KLTB (91.1 FM; Montalba, TX; Owner: Brownsboro Independent School District)
  • KCKL (95.9 FM; Log Cabin, TX; Owner: Lake Country Radio, L.p.)
  • KCKL (95.9 FM; Log Cabin, TX; Owner: Lake Country Radio, L.p.)
  • KOYE (96.7 FM; Cuney, TX; Owner: Access.1 Texas License Company Llc)
  • KYYK (98.3 FM; Montalba, TX; Owner: Tomlinson-leis Communications, L.p.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Athens City, Texas

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 604  (27.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 315  (14.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 364  (16.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 58  (2.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 530  (24.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 794  (35.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 606  (27.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 652  (29.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 657 Farms In Athens City, Texas


(updated 2008)



Banks In Athens City, Texas

First State Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 240

Prosperity Bank - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $42.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 284

Citizens State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $311.4k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 100

First State Bank Of Brownsboro - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $96.8k
    Industry Specialization: All Other < $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 3

Woodforest National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 763

Citizens National Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 56

Southside Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.4m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 40

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Athens City, Texas

  • Tyler Pounds Regional


    (about 28.1 miles in Tyler, Texas; Airport Code: TYR)

  • Palestine Municipal


    (about 30.6 miles in Palestine, Texas; Airport Code: PSN)

  • C David Campbell Field-Corsicana Municipal


    (about 34.3 miles in Corsicana, Texas; Airport Code: CRS)

  • Mineola Wisener Field


    (about 38.2 miles in Mineola, Texas; Airport Code: VZH)

  • Cherokee County


    (about 43.6 miles in Gallatin, Texas; Airport Code: JKV)

  • Mesquite Metro


    (about 54.7 miles in Mesquite, Texas; Airport Code: TX1)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Athens City, Texas

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.92%

Carpooled

15.53%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.14%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.28%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.16%

Walked

3.41%

Other Means

3.34%

Worked At Home

1.22%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Athens City, Texas, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Athens City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,867

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 189

Female householder, no husband present : 792

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,231

Householder not living alone : 173


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Athens City, Texas)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 31

Male householder and female partner : 51

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 77

All other households : 4,093


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Athens City, Texas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,261

Renter-occupied housing units : 606

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 51

Renter-occupied housing units : 138

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 224

Renter-occupied housing units : 568

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 531

Renter-occupied housing units : 873


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Athens City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 680

$10,000 to $14,999 : 326

$15,000 to $19,999 : 285

$20,000 to $24,999 : 277

$25,000 to $29,999 : 317

$30,000 to $34,999 : 348

$35,000 to $39,999 : 260

$40,000 to $44,999 : 223

$45,000 to $49,999 : 128

$50,000 to $59,999 : 329

$60,000 to $74,999 : 270

$75,000 to $99,999 : 380

$100,000 to $124,999 : 157

$125,000 to $149,999 : 84

$150,000 to $199,999 : 57

$200,000 or more : 131


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Athens City, Texas)

Total : 4,775


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Athens City, Texas)

Occupied : 4,252

Vacant : 523


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Athens City, Texas)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Athens City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later : 56

Built 2000 to 2004 : 463

Built 1990 to 1999 : 511

Built 1980 to 1989 : 1,027

Built 1970 to 1979 : 917

Built 1960 to 1969 : 613

Built 1950 to 1959 : 695

Built 1940 to 1949 : 287

Built 1939 or earlier : 206


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Athens City, Texas)

Utility gas : 1,683

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 130

Electricity : 2,419

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 6

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 14

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Athens City, Texas)

Less than $10,000 : 15

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 52

$20,000 to $24,999 : 45

$25,000 to $29,999 : 55

$30,000 to $34,999 : 69

$35,000 to $39,999 : 75

$40,000 to $49,999 : 151

$50,000 to $59,999 : 180

$60,000 to $69,999 : 213

$70,000 to $79,999 : 90

$80,000 to $89,999 : 158

$90,000 to $99,999 : 78

$100,000 to $124,999 : 244

$125,000 to $149,999 : 187

$150,000 to $174,999 : 198

$175,000 to $199,999 : 66

$200,000 to $249,999 : 80

$250,000 to $299,999 : 40

$300,000 to $399,999 : 37

$400,000 to $499,999 : 15

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 12

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Athens City, Texas)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 19

Home equity loan only : 46

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 17

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 904

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,081


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Athens City, Texas)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $83,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $152,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $114,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $123,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $69,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $65,300

Built 1940 to 1949 : $65,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $41,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Athens City, Texas: 63.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Texas: 69.9%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Athens City, Texas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 37.77%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 29.51%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 31.58%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 1.14%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Athens City, Texas

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 18 18 $2,273,666
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 18 $2,273,666
2003        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 9 9 $990,000
  Two Family 9 18 $1,300,000
  Three and Four Family 6 18 $1,300,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

24 45 $3,590,000
2006        
  Single Family 15 15 $2,100,000
  Two Family 2 4 $160,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

17 19 $2,260,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Athens City, TX): $29,372
Median Household Income In 2000 (Texas): $39,927


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Athens City): $65,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Texas): $77,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Athens City): $441
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Texas): $574


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Athens City, Texas

Utility Gas: 46.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.6%
Electricity: 51.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.6%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Athens City, Texas are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Athens City, Texas

Home Health Specialists Inc


     Address: 1315 South Palestine, Athens, Texas 75751
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/17/1989

A Trinity Valley Home Health And Therapy Services


     Address: 300 S Prairieville, Athens, Texas 75751
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/25/2006

Lakeside Home Health Care


     Address: 228 N Prairieville, Athens, Texas 75751
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 3/7/2005

East Texas Medical Center Home Health West


     Address: 1336 South Palestine, Athens, Texas 75751
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 3/2/1993

Star Care


     Address: 214 West Cayuga Street, Athens, Texas 75751
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/18/2004

Hospitals Close To Athens City, Texas

East Texas Medical Center Athens


     Address: 2000 South Palestine, Athens, Texas 75751
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Navarro Regional Hospital


     Address: 3201 West Highway 22, Corsicana, Texas 75110
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Palestine Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2900 S Loop 256, Palestine, Texas 75801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

East Texas Medical Center


     Address: 1000 South Beckham Street, Tyler, Texas 75701
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Mother Frances Hospital


     Address: 800 East Dawson, Tyler, Texas 75701
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Athens City, Texas

South Place Nursing Center


     Address: 150 Gibson Rd, Athens, Texas 75751
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 116
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Bethany Place


     Address: 305 S Palestine St, Athens, Texas 75751
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 40
     Percent Occupied: 67%

West Place Nursing Center


     Address: 8579 State Hwy 31 W, Athens, Texas 75751
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 101
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Green Oaks Nursing Center


     Address: 500 Valle Vista, Athens, Texas 75751
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 62%

Park Highlands Nursing Center


     Address: 711 Lucas St, Athens, Texas 75751
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 105
     Percent Occupied: 80%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Athens City, Texas

Name: Comanche Peak
Address: PO Box 1002; Glen Rose, TX 76043
Distance: 115 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Athens City, Texas

    Retired Workers: 3,130
    Disabled Workers: 620
    Widowers Workers: 510
    Spouses Workers: 255
    Children Workers: 335


(updated 2007)



Henderson County, Texas Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 29.48%
  • Bush & Cheney 70.05%
  • Other 0.46%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Athens City, Texas citizens.

Relocation to Henderson County, TX

9.74 % of Henderson County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $38,823

Texas Average 8.37 %

0.08 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $18,944

Texas Average 0.21 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Henderson County, TX (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Dallas County , TX 1.46 % ($65,872 AGI )
  • Kaufman County , TX 1.19 % ($27,589 AGI )
  • Smith County , TX 1.16 % ($33,810 AGI )

Relocation away from Henderson County, TX

8.81 % of Henderson County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,478

Texas Average 7.44 %

0.06 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $14,800

Texas Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Henderson County, TX (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Smith County , TX 1.20 % ($33,611 AGI )
  • Kaufman County , TX 1.12 % ($32,195 AGI )
  • Dallas County , TX 0.96 % ($34,764 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Texas

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Texas

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Athens City, Texas is based on over 50 years of data.















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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Athens City, Texas directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Athens City, Texas

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 1 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 n/a
    per 100,000 9 0 8 8 0 0 16 0 0 0 8 0 n/a
Rape 2 3 0 4 17 17 9 11 13 9 11 14 n/a
    per 100,000 17 25 0 33 135 132 71 89 105 74 85 108 n/a
Robbery 17 16 14 13 11 14 12 14 25 16 20 6 n/a
    per 100,000 147 136 118 107 88 108 94 113 202 131 154 46 n/a
Assault 113 101 82 36 25 32 31 41 36 37 35 35 n/a
    per 100,000 978 856 689 296 199 248 243 332 290 304 270 270 n/a
Burglary 156 152 156 143 129 158 185 188 148 152 131 104 n/a
    per 100,000 1,350 1,288 1,311 1,176 1,026 1,223 1,452 1,523 1,193 1,249 1,009 803 n/a
Larceny Theft 451 344 423 428 335 334 381 370 352 347 362 320 n/a
    per 100,000 3,904 2,915 3,555 3,519 2,666 2,586 2,990 2,996 2,838 2,851 2,790 2,472 n/a
Vehicle Theft 30 34 37 51 36 30 34 25 29 36 12 21 n/a
    per 100,000 260 288 311 419 286 232 267 202 234 296 92 162 n/a
Arson 4 3 0 3 0 3 3 1 1 3 1 0 n/a
    per 100,000 35 25 0 25 0 23 24 8 8 25 8 0 n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
33 30 24 14 13 16 14 17 19 16 17 14 n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
160 133 154 156 125 131 151 146 133 135 127 111 n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
97 82 89 85 69 74 82 81 76 75 72 63 n/a


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Texas

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
46,484 44,336 50,559 52,574 571,050 59,105 67,707 71,124 77,693 81,235


(updated 2014)



Jails in Athens City, Texas


  • Henderson County Jail


    206a N. Murchison Street, Athens, TX 75751
    Confined: 265
    Avg. Population: 270


(updated 2006)



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