F Athens Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
B- Athens Cost of Living Cost of living is 2% higher than West Virginia
Athens
8614% less expensive than the US average
West Virginia
8416% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Athens cost of living
A+ Athens Crime Total crime is 62% lower than West Virginia
Total crime
67374% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 14974% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-26%Year over year crime is down
Athens crime
D- Athens Employment Household income is 5% lower than West Virginia
Median household income
$40,71426% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$14,18252% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%38% lower than the US average
Athens employment
D- Athens Housing Home value is 25% higher than West Virginia
Median home value
$134,10027% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$65731% lower than the US average
Home ownership
59%8% lower than the US average
Athens real estate or Athens rentals
B- Athens Schools HS graduation rate is 14% higher than West Virginia
High school grad. rates
89%8% higher than the US average
School test scores
55%11% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
16:11% higher than the US average
Athens K-12 schools or Athens colleges

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