Athens, Pennsylvania

Athens: Borough in Pennsylvania, United States


Athens is a city located in the county of Bradford in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,367 and a population density of 1,850 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,180 inhabitants.

The city was created 240 years ago in 1782.

Athens locator map
Location of Athens on Pennsylvania map.

Quick Facts about Athens

Population : 3,180 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Pennsylvania (United States)
County : Bradford County
Postal code : 18810
Area : 1.82 km2
Altitude : 2,477 feet / 755 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1783 (240 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−05:00
Local time : 23:18:59 (9th December 2023)
Density : 1,747 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.88% (2010-2020)
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Athens Pennsylvania
Athens  Pennsylvania image


Athens is located at 41°57'26"N 76°31'5"W (41.9573000, -76.5180000).

Athens map


According to census records, the population of Athens decreased by 5.88% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,367 - census
2011 3,373 0.18% estimation process
2012 3,361 -0.36% estimation process
2013 3,324 -1.11% estimation process
2014 3,286 -1.16% estimation process
2015 3,266 -0.61% estimation process
2016 3,228 -1.18% estimation process
2017 3,223 -0.16% estimation process
2018 3,212 -0.34% estimation process
2019 3,191 -0.66% estimation process
2020 3,180 -0.35% estimation process

Athens zip code is 18810. County name: Bradford, County fips: 42015

Atens, Athens, Athens Boro, Diahoga, Tioga, Tioga Point, Атенс, ایتھنز، پنسلوانیا، ایک بارو

People born in Athens (5)

People born in Athens, including politician Joshua Reed Giddings, Short story author, screenwriter, cartoonist H. C. Witwer, president of Erie Railroad William Maxwell, .


Schools in Athens

College & universities near Athens, PA

Code Name City ZIP
418588 Northern Tier Career Center Towanda (PA) 18848-9731

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Athens, PA

Code Name Address Type
SRN Scranton, PA 23 Lackawanna Avenue BUS
WKB Wilkes-Barre, PA 47 South Washington Street BUS

Post offices near Athens

Post Office Name City ZIP
Athen Post Office Athens (PA) 18810

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Other cities in Bradford County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Bradford County , PA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Sayre 5,338 City in Oklahoma
Towanda 2,803 Borough in Pennsylvania, USA and seat of Bradford County
Ridgebury 1,906 Township in Bradford County, Pennsylvania
Canton 1,855 Borough in Bradford County, Pennsylvania, United States
West Franklin 1,706 Township in Armstrong County, Pennsylvania
Wysox 1,636 Township in Bradford County, Pennsylvania
Litchfield 1,301 Township in Bradford County, Pennsylvania
Sheshequin 1,273 Township in Bradford County, Pennsylvania
Ulster 1,263 Township in Bradford County, Pennsylvania
Hollenback 1,233 Township in western Luzerne County, Pennsylvania
Troy 1,229 Borough in Pennsylvania
Wilmot 1,135 Township in Bradford County, Pennsylvania
Orwell 1,121 Township in Bradford County, Pennsylvania
North Towanda 1,088 Township in Bradford County, Pennsylvania
Asylum 1,035 Township in Bradford County, Pennsylvania
South Waverly 1,006 Borough of Pennsylvania

Distance to Other Cities

Athens distances to largest Pennsylvania cities