Athens 73 Excellent
Athens Livability #252 ranked city in Michigan#9,624 ranked city in the USARanks better than 67% of areas
F Athens Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A Athens Cost of Living Cost of living is 13% lower than Michigan
Athens
7822% less expensive than the US average
Michigan
8911% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Athens cost of living
A Athens Crime Total crime is 54% lower than Michigan
Total crime
96563% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 10463% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-11%Year over year crime is down
Athens crime
F Athens Employment Household income is 7% lower than Michigan
Median household income
$47,34414% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$19,83434% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%48% higher than the US average
Athens employment
C+ Athens Housing Home value is 34% lower than Michigan
Median home value
$84,80054% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$64632% lower than the US average
Home ownership
83%30% higher than the US average
Athens real estate or Athens rentals
D+ Athens Schools HS graduation rate is 6% higher than Michigan
High school grad. rates
91%10% higher than the US average
School test scores
45%10% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
18:114% higher than the US average
Athens K-12 schools
B+ Athens User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in Athens
Overall user rating
75% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
75% 1 total surveys
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      Athens transportation information

      StatisticAthensMichiganNational
      Average one way commute28min24min26min
      Workers who drive to work77.6%82.5%76.4%
      Workers who carpool16.2%8.8%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit1.4%1.4%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk2.9%2.2%2.8%
      Working from home1.9%3.7%4.6%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)0 (1)12354
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)0 (3)36711

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      Source: The Athens, MI data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).