The unemployment rate in Athens-Clarke County is 3.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Athens-Clarke County jobs have increased by 4.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Athens-Clarke County's cost of living is 12.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and September are the most pleasant months in Athens-Clarke County, while July and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Clarke county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 70.1% to 28.1%. More Voting Stats
Athens-Clarke County's population is 126,118 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 7.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 19.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Athens-Clarke County is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 15.7%.
Athens-Clarke County public schools spend $13,470 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 13.4 students per teacher in Athens-Clarke County. More Education