In 2020, Athens, TX had a population of 82k people with a median age of 44 and a median household income of $49,469. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Athens, TX grew from 81,070 to 81,969, a 1.11% increase and its median household income grew from $47,355 to $49,469, a 4.46% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Athens, TX are White (Non-Hispanic) (77.3%), White (Hispanic) (10.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.84%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.49%), and Two+ (Hispanic) (1.74%).
None of the households in Athens, TX reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
96.6% of the residents in Athens, TX are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Athens, TX are Trinity Valley Community College (1,245 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Athens, TX was $120,700, and the homeownership rate was 76.2%. Most people in Athens, TX drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 31.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Athens, TX was 2 cars per household.