Athens, LA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 140 housing units in Athens. This represents a 2.8% decline from 144 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 140 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Athens is about 79.3%. Athens's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 17.1%. Average household size is 1.95 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Athens were built after 1953.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type2.90%
One Bedroom0%
Two Bedrooms37.90%
Three Bedrooms50.70%
Four Bedrooms7.10%
Five Bedrooms or more1.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.89
Median year structure was built1956
Median Value of occupied units$37,500
Median Price asked for vacant units$37,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.17
Median year structure was built1943
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$99

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage0%
Home Equity Loan3.30%
Simple Mortgage31.10%
Debt Free65.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.2%