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Welcome to Athens ...
The village of Athens is located in Marathon County.
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Athens has a population of 1,081 people<1> (see below for details).
Athens is 1,410 feet [430 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Athens lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Athens: (715) and (534)<3>
The ZIP code for Athens: 54411<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Athens had a population of 1,105 people. This makes Athens the county's 25th most populous community.
The population of Athens represents 0.02% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 792nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,105 people, the population of Athens has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,095 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Athens had an population of 1,081 people. This is a decrease of 2.17% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.28% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Athens.
Communities near Athens ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Athens.
Communities Also Named Athens ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Athens - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Athens.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Athens:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Marathon County: www.co.marathon.wi.us/
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This page was last modified: 15 Jul 2019