Athens: Town in Tennessee, United States
Athens is a town located in the county of McMinn in the U.S. state of Tennessee. Its population at the 2010 census was 13,458 and a population density of 334 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 14,120 inhabitants.
The town was created 201 years ago in 1821.
Quick Facts about Athens
|Population :||14,120 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Tennessee (United States)|
|County :||McMinn County|
|Phone Area Codes :||423|
|Area :||40.23 km2|
|Altitude :||860 feet / 262 meters|
|Capital city :||Athens is capital of McMinn County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1822 (201 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||UTC−05:00|
|Local time :||00:06:14 (29th November 2023)|
|Postal code :||37303|
|Density :||351 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||4.69% (2010-2020)|
Athens is located at 35°26'34"N 84°35'35"W (35.4428500, -84.5929900).
- Official Website
Official website of Athens
The population of Athens increased by 4.69% in 10 years.
Best Things to Do in Athens
1 McMinn County Living Heritage Museum
522 W Madison Ave, Athens, TN 37303, United States ➦ Show Map
☎ +14237450329 🔗 Url
Where to Stay in Athens
1 Loch Low‑Minn
116 Co Rd 420, Athens, TN 37303, United States ➦ Show Map
☎ +14237460798 🔗 Url
Other Places in Athens
1 USDA Rural Development
320 Congress Pkwy N, Athens, TN 37303, United States ➦ Show Map
☎ +14237456302 🔗 Url
People born in Athens (6)
Schools in Athens
College & universities near Athens, TN
|221731||Tennessee Wesleyan University||Athens (TN)||37303|
Post offices near Athens
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Athen Post Office||Athens (TN)||37303|
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Other cities in McMinn County
Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in McMinn County , TN.
|Etowah||3,527||City in McMinn County, Tennessee|
|Englewood||1,538||Town of the United States|
|Niota||738||Human settlement in McMinn County, Tennessee, United States of America|
|Calhoun||503||Human settlement in McMinn County, Tennessee, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Athens distances to largest Tennessee cities