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The Borough of Athens is located in Greene County in the state of New York (NY).

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Athens, New York can refer to: * Athens (town), New York * Athens (village), New York
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Athens Latitude: 42.2899 Longitude: -73.8210

The Zip Code for Athens, NY is: 12015

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The Borough of Athens

Facts & Data:

Athens New York Physical Characteristics:

The Borough of Athens has an area of 658.0 square miles
  • Land: 647.15838687259 Sq. Mi. (98.35%)
  • Water: 10.888442471042 Sq. Mi.(1.65%)
The Athens Borough takes up 100.0% of the area of Greene County.

Map Location Coordinates:

  • Latitude: +42.2869511
  • Longitude: -074.1494949
Athens Land Water Pie Chart

Athens, NY Climate Information:

  • Average Temperature: 50.4°F
  • Average Rainfall: 42.54 inches
  • Average Snowfall: 38.5 inches
*Based on annual average for Weather Station USC00304025 HUDSON COR.FACILITY
Latitude: 42.25 Longitude: -73.8 Elevation: 18.3 feet.

Athens, NY Population Data:

According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the population of Athens was 49,221 people, which is 100.0 % of the entire population of Greene County.


  • 52.17% Male
  • 47.83% Female


  • 90.287% White
  • 5.741% Black
  • 0.794% Asian
  • 0.29% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.04% Pacific Islander
  • 1.725% Mixed
  • 1.119% Other


  • 95.09% Not Hispanic or Latino
  • 4.91% Hispanic or Latino
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Athens, NY Housing Information:

Average Household Size: 2.3
Number of Residences: 29,210
  • Occupied: 19,823 (67.86%)
  • Vacant: 9,387 (32.14%)
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Peckham Industries Inc
161106 - Asphalt & Asphalt Products
N Washington, Athens, New York 12015
(518) 945-1388 http://www.peckham.com
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