The unemployment rate in Athens Metro Area is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Athens Metro Area jobs have increased by 0.3%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Athens Metro Area's cost of living is 22.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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The Athens metro area voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Athens Metro Area's population is 52,569 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 1.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 23.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Athens Metro Area is Real Estate: $117,600
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.8%.
Athens Metro Area public schools spend $7,735 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.5 students per teacher in Athens Metro Area. More Education