Athens, Tennessee 

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Economy in Athens, Tennessee

Athens has an unemployment rate of 4.1%. The US average is 3.9%.

Athens has seen the job market increase by 0.3% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 30.6%, which is lower than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Athens
- The Sales Tax Rate for Athens is 9.0%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Athens is 0.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
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Income and Salaries for Athens
- The average income of a Athens resident is $18,416 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Athens resident is $31,807 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYAthens, TennesseeUnited States
  4.9%3.7%
  0.3%1.6%
  30.6%33.5%
  9.0%6.2%
  0.0%4.6%
  $20,688$31,177
  $31,177$57,652
  $46,319$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  6.7%6.2%
  26.3%10.4%
  3.0%2.7%
  10.9%11.6%
  1.7%4.1%
  0.5%0.9%
  2.3%2.1%
  3.8%4.7%
  1.0%1.9%
  2.3%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.8%4.3%
  8.1%9.3%
  14.5%13.8%
  2.1%2.2%
  5.9%7.4%
  2.4%4.9%
  4.1%4.8%
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    Reviews for Athens    2 Reviews
    Athens is great except for the healthcare. - 12/10/2017
    Hi! I live in Athens, TN but am originally from Florida. Athens, TN is a beautiful city right between Chattanooga and Knoxville. We are 2 hours from Atlanta, GA, ... Read More

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    none - 1/21/2011
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    ZIP CODES IN ATHENS, TENNESSEE
    37303

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