Athens is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 272, it is the 257th largest city in Louisiana and the 15672nd largest city in the United States. Athens is currently declining at a rate of -1.09% annually but its population has increased by 9.24% 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 78 people per square mile.
The average household income in Athens is $40,060 with a poverty rate of 11.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $475 per month, and the median house value is $84,800. The median age in Athens is 38.6 years, 34.9 years for males, and 45.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 84.2 males.