Athens-Clarke County is a consolidated city–county in U.S. state of Georgia, in the northeastern part of the state, comprising the former City of Athens proper and Clarke County. The University of Georgia is located in this college town and is responsible for the initial growth of the city. In 1991, after a vote the preceding year, the original city abandoned its charter in order to form a unified government with Clarke County, referred to collectively as Athens-Clarke County. As of the 2010 census, the consolidated city-county had a total population of 115,452; all of Clarke County had a...
|Country:||United States of America|
|Area:||132.4 sq. mi.|
|Time zone:||Eastern Time Zone|
|Also known as:||Athens, GA, Athens, Georgia, The Classic City|