Athens 63 Below average
Athens Livability #823 ranked city in Illinois#20,126 ranked city in the USARanks better than 31% of areas
F Athens Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
B Athens Cost of Living Cost of living is 10% lower than Illinois
Athens
8911% less expensive than the US average
Illinois
982% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Athens cost of living
A+ Athens Crime Total crime is 74% lower than Illinois
Total crime
57577% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 17477% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-32%Year over year crime is down
Athens crime
D- Athens Employment Household income is 12% lower than Illinois
Median household income
$52,2226% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$22,95123% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%38% higher than the US average
Athens employment
D Athens Housing Home value is 40% lower than Illinois
Median home value
$104,90043% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$70726% lower than the US average
Home ownership
75%18% higher than the US average
Athens real estate or Athens rentals
F Athens Schools HS graduation rate is 3% higher than Illinois
High school grad. rates
87%5% higher than the US average
School test scores
25%50% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
14:110% lower than the US average
Athens K-12 schools
N/A Athens User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Athens
Overall user rating
n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Athens transportation information

      StatisticAthensIllinoisNational
      Average one way commute28min29min26min
      Workers who drive to work82.3%73.4%76.4%
      Workers who carpool12.0%8.3%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%9.2%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.3%0.6%0.6%
      Workers who walk1.4%3.1%2.8%
      Working from home4.0%4.4%4.6%

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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).