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    Welcome To Athens

    Athens is a town a short drive west of Huntsville and Madison with a population of 24,735. Athens is in Limestone County and has been named one of the best places to live in Alabama. Living in Athens offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Athens there are a lot of parks. Many young professionals live in Athens and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Athens are highly rated.


    • Named one of the safest cities in Alabama by The Home Security Advisor
    • Named one of the best suburbs to live in Alabama by
    • Named one of the best places to retire in Alabama by
    • Athens High named one of the best public high schools in Alabama by