Athens is located in Alabama. Athens, Alabama has a population of 24,532. Athens is less family-centric than the surrounding county with 24% of the households containing married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 31%.
The median household income in Athens, Alabama is $47,916. The median household income for the surrounding county is $59,341 compared to the national median of $61,963. The median age of people living in Athens is 40 years.
The average high temperature in July is 89.5 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 28.1 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 58.3 inches per year, with inches of snow per year.