The Village of New Athens had a population of 1,985 as of July 1, 2016.
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, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for New Athens: Athens.
|Population in Households||1,942|
|Population in Familes||1,578|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||43|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||886 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||621 (70.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||176 (19.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||90 (10.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,391|
|Average Home Value||$119,283|
|Median Household Income||$55,256|
|Average Household Income||$66,651|
|Per Capita Income||$27,556|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-0.72%|
|Per Capita Income||0.87%|
The table below compares New Athens to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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||# 795||42nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 885||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 566||59th|
|Per Capita Income||# 516||62nd|
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