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The Borough of Athens had a population of 3,217 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Athens is located at latitude 41.9573 and longitude -76.518 in Bradford County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Athens encompass a land area of 1.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Bradford County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 761 feet.
The Borough of Athens 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Athens: Athens Boro, Diahoga, Tioga, Tioga Point.
|Total Population||3,217 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,073 (95.5%)|
|Population in Families||2,325 (72.3%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||144 ( 4.5%)|
|Median Household Income||$46,728|
|Average Household Income||$70,494|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$30,125|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,439 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||794 (55.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||575 (40.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||70 ( 4.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$142,488|
|Average Home Value||$161,366|
|Housing Affordability Index3||153|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.92%|
|Per Capita Income||2.17%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.23%|
The table below compares Athens to the other 1,761 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 414||77th|
|Population Density||# 745||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 1399||21st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 373||21st|
|Per Capita Income||# 825||53rd|
|Diversity Index||# 1000||43rd|
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