Key findings

  • Athens has a Livability Score of 66/100, which is considered below average
  • Athens crime rates are 71% lower than the Illinois average
  • Cost of living in Athens is 8% lower than the Illinois average
  • Athens real estate prices are 40% lower than the Illinois average
  • Rental prices in Athens are 24% lower than the Illinois average

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      Top Rated Schools in Athens

      Name Grades Students Proficiency
      Athens Junior High School7 - 816447%
      Athens Sr High School9 - 1230327%
      Salt Creek Academy11 - 1114n/a
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      Source: The Athens, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).