New Athens, IL Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 817 housing units in New Athens. This represents a 3.2% growth from 792 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 817 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in New Athens is about 78.9%. New Athens's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 5.3%. Average household size is 2.51 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in New Athens were built after 1951.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0%
One Bedroom10.50%
Two Bedrooms32.20%
Three Bedrooms42.50%
Four Bedrooms12.70%
Five Bedrooms or more2.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.73
Median year structure was built1949
Median Value of occupied units$72,200
Median Price asked for vacant units$33,100

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.66
Median year structure was built1963
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$267

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage7.80%
Home Equity Loan11.20%
Simple Mortgage44.80%
Debt Free36.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs16.1%