Athens is a very small borough located in the state of Pennsylvania. With a population of 3,255 people and just one neighborhood, Athens is the 425th largest community in Pennsylvania. Athens has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic boroughs.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some boroughs, Athens isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Athens are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Athens is a borough of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Athens who work in sales jobs (15.64%), office and administrative support (13.81%) and management occupations (6.98%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Athens spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.33 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the borough are less than they would otherwise be.