The Village of New Athens had a population of 1,945 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for New Athens: Athens.
|Population in Households||1,901|
|Population in Familes||1,547|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||44|
|Median Household Income||$55,674|
|Average Household Income||$70,794|
|Per Capita Income||$29,365|
|Total Housing Units||886 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||614 (69.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||170 (19.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||102 (11.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$105,844|
|Average Home Value||$131,352|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.64%|
|Per Capita Income||2.9%|
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, 2018 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 Density||# 801||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 888||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 637||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 551||60th|
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