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Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    A
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B-
Athena is a town in Oregon with a population of 1,149. Athena is in Umatilla County. Living in Athena offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Athena and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Athena are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$126,800
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$781
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    31%
  • Own
    69%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    0
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    437.1
    500.1
  • Theft
    1,660.8
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    87.4
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    7%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    22%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    14%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    40%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    25%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    11%
    13%

Working in Athena

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$65,694
National
$55,322
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