Athens is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 264, it is the 258th largest city in Louisiana and the 15775th largest city in the United States. Athens is currently declining at a rate of -1.86% annually but its population has increased by 6.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 249 in 2010. Athens reached it's highest population of 304 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Athens has a population density of 75 people per square mile.
The average household income in Athens is $41,200 with a poverty rate of 18.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $721 per month, and the median house value is $79,500. The median age in Athens is 42.6 years, 40 years for males, and 46.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.7 males.