The Village of New Athens had a population of 1,984 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for New Athens is located at latitude 38.3189 and longitude -89.8736 in St. Clair County. The formal boundaries for the Village of New Athens (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0.18 sq. miles. St. Clair County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 397 feet.
The Village of New Athens (GNIS ID: 2399452) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with New Athens population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for New Athens: Athens.
|Population in Households||1,941|
|Population in Familes||1,581|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||43|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||886 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||625 (70.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||177 (20.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||84 ( 9.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$143,452|
|Average Home Value||$169,289|
|Median Household Income||$52,457|
|Average Household Income||$62,267|
|Per Capita Income||$25,488|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.15%|
|Per Capita Income||2.13%|
The table below compares New Athens to the other 1,367 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 515||62nd|
|Population Density1||# 738||46th|
|Diversity Index2||# 883||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 705||49th|
|Per Capita Income||# 668||51st|
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