Athens Henderson County, Texas

Athens: City in Texas

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About

Athens is a city located in the county of Henderson in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,710 and a population density of 256 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 12,753 inhabitants.

Geography

Athens is located at 32°12'18"N 95°51'20"W (32.2048700, -95.8555200).

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Weather

Athens forecast: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. more

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Athens Quick Facts

Population : 12,753 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Henderson County
Postal code : 75751–75752
Area : 49.62 km2
Named for : Athens
Altitude : 489 feet / 149 meters
Capital city : Athens is capital of Henderson County
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 07:39:15 (2nd August 2021)
Density : 257 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 0.34% (2010-2019)
Weather : 92℉ Showers And Thunderstorms Likely 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Athens increased by 0.34% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,710 - census
2011 12,776 0.52% estimation process
2012 12,750 -0.2% estimation process
2013 12,669 -0.64% estimation process
2014 12,638 -0.25% estimation process
2015 12,576 -0.49% estimation process
2016 12,612 0.29% estimation process
2017 12,598 -0.11% estimation process
2018 12,715 0.92% estimation process
2019 12,753 0.3% estimation process

Athens zip code is 75751. County name: Henderson, County fips: 48213

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People born in Athens (15)

People born in Athens, including businessman Sid W. Richardson, football player Barron Tanner, flight director Gerald D. Griffin, you can see a list of people who born in Athens.

Schools

College & universities near Athens

Code Name City ZIP
225308 Trinity Valley Community College Athens (TX) 75751

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Athens

Code Name Address Type
TYL Tyler, TX 303 North Bois D'Arc Street BUS
MIN Mineola 115 East Front St. RAIL
MSQ Mesquite, TX 1331 Highway 80 East \r\n1331 Highway 80 East \r\n BUS
DAG Dallas, TX 205 South Lamar Street BUS
DAL Union Station 400 South Houston St. RAIL

Other places with the same name (15)

Other cities in Henderson County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Henderson County , TX. (more)

City Name Population Title
Gun Barrel City 6,208 Town of the United States
Chandler 3,180 City in Henderson County, Texas, United States
Tool 2,302 City in Henderson County, Texas, United States
Malakoff 2,301 City in Texas, United States
Seven Points 1,521 City in Henderson County, Texas, United States
Brownsboro 1,073
Berryville 1,064 Town of the United States
Eustace 1,006 City in Texas, USA
Trinidad 870 City in Henderson County, Texas, United States
Log Cabin 772 City in Henderson County, Texas
Payne Springs 769 Town of the United States
Murchison 599 City in Texas
Star Harbor 477 City in Henderson County, Texas, United States
Enchanted Oaks 341 Town of the United States
Poynor 306 Town of the United States
Coffee City 293 Town in Henderson County, Texas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Athens distances to largest Texas cities

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