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Athens, TX

Henderson County, Texas

Latitude: 32.202782     Longitude: -95.849140
Population 12,559 (2005)
ATHENS is located in HENDERSON county, Texas at latitude 32.202782 and longitude -95.849140. The population of ATHENS is 12,559 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of 11.17% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of ATHENS is 75751.

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Population 2005: 12,559
Population 2004: 12,461
Population 2003: 12,141
Population 2002: 11,927
Population 2001: 11,698
Population 2000: 11,297 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 10,967 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: 11.17%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 3.01%

Population (2000 Census): 11,297
Male: 5,356 (47.41%)
Female: 5,941 (52.59%)

Median age: 34.70 years

Races, 2000 Census:
White: 61.84%
Black or African American: 19.23%
Hispanic or Latino: 17.37%
Other race: 6.17%
Two or more races: 1.45%
Asian: 0.64%
American Indian: 0.31%
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.06%

Housing Units: 4,549 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 14.6181 square miles
Water Area: 2.3503 square miles

Most populous zip code: 75751



All zip codes:
75751, 75752
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Athens

Murchison, TX 7.6mi NE
Malakoff, TX 10mi W
Log Cabin, TX 10.2mi W
Caney City, TX 10.9mi W
Eustace, TX 11.9mi NW
Star Harbor, TX 12mi W
Larue, TX 12.8mi ESE
Trinidad, TX 14.6mi WSW
Brownsboro, TX 15.3mi ENE
Payne Springs, TX 15.4mi WNW

2005 data is not available for the city but is available for the area. This data is shown below. The numbers in the 2005 data shown below may represent different geographical areas than the 2000 data shown above.


2005 Data for: Athens, TX Micropolitan Statistical Area

Population: 78,744
Male: 38,402 (48.77%)
Female: 40,342 (51.23%)

Median age: 40.10 years

Races, 2005 Data:
White: 83.12%
Hispanic or Latino: 9.00%
Black or African American: 5.96%
Other race: 4.35%
Two or more races: 1.18%
American Indian: 0.52%
Asian: 0.26%


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 5,559 (7.06%)
5 to 9 years: 4,961 (6.30%)
10 to 14 years: 5,009 (6.36%)
15 to 19 years: 4,949 (6.28%)
20 to 24 years: 4,891 (6.21%)
25 to 34 years: 9,398 (11.93%)
35 to 44 years: 10,607 (13.47%)
45 to 54 years: 11,018 (13.99%)
55 to 59 years: 4,717 (5.99%)
60 to 64 years: 4,328 (5.50%)
65 to 74 years: 7,506 (9.53%)
75 to 84 years: 4,864 (6.18%)
85 years and over: 937 (1.19%)

Median age: 40.10 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 60,091 (76.31%)
21 years and over: 57,604 (73.15%)
62 years and over: 15,709 (19.95%)
65 years and over: 13,307 (16.90%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 60,091 (76.31%)
Male: 28,991 (48.25% of this group)
Female: 31,100 (51.75% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 13,307 (16.90%)
Male: 5,999 (45.08% of this group)
Female: 7,308 (54.92% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 77,818 (98.82%)
Two or more Races: 926 (1.18%)
White: 65,451 (83.12%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 7,085 (9.00%)
Black or African American: 4,692 (5.96%)
Asian: 208 (0.26%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0 (0.00%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 407 (0.52%)
Some other race: 3,428 (4.35%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 7,085 (9.00%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 926 (1.18%)
Two races including Some other race: 0 (0.00%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 834 (1.06%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 78,744 (100.00%)
Householder: 31,136 (39.54%)
Spouse: 17,848 (22.67%)
Child: 22,136 (28.11%)
Other relatives: 5,286 (6.71%)
Nonrelatives: 2,338 (2.97%)
Unmarried partner: 356 (0.45%)
Total households: 31,033
Family households (families): 23,319 (75.14%)
With own children under 18 years: 9,112 (29.36%)
Married-couple families: 17,475 (56.31%)
With own children under 18 years: 6,013 (19.38%)
Male householder, no wife present: 989 (3.19%)
With own children under 18 years: 323 (1.04%)
Female householder, no husband present: 4,855 (15.64%)
With own children under 18 years: 2,776 (8.95%)
Nonfamily households: 7,714 (24.86%)
Householder living alone: 6,692 (21.56%)
65 years and over: 3,338 (10.76%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 10,579 (34.09%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 9,414 (30.34%)
Average household size : 2.54
Average family size: 2.95

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