Resources for Families
Athens is a very family-friendly community with numerous events and activities throughout the year as well as great schools and close-knit neighborhoods, such as Boulevard, Normaltown, Five Points, and Pulaski Heights close to downtown.
The Clarke County School District runs 13 elementary schools, four middle schools, and two high schools. Additionally, there are five private schools in the area. Learn more about Athens-area schools.
Athens has an eclectic housing market that is both affordable and close in proximity to the University of Georgia campus. Explore off-campus housing options.