Athens is located in Limestone County, AL. The population is 22,749, making Athens the largest city in Limestone County.
There are 16 public schools in Athens with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Athens is low, and there are 166 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Athens is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Athens property reports are available for any property address.