Homes in Athens Alabama
Athens is a city in Limestone County, Alabama, United States. As of the 2000 census, the population of the city is 18,967. According to the 2009 U.S. Census estimates, the city had a population of 24,234. The city is the county seat of Limestone County and is included in the Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area.
Welcome to one of America’s best small town communities, Athens and Limestone County, Alabama. Limestone County is in the western half of the Huntsville Metro Area. Athens, the county seat, is uniquely located on Interstate 65 in a triangle of prosperity formed by Huntsville to the East and Decatur to the south. The commute from most of Limestone County to Gate 9 on Redstone Arsenal is 15 to 30 minutes and not much more from the most distant communities.
Limestone County’s charm lies in its small-town atmosphere, but it is also known as an area that provides investment opportunities for all types of businesses and industries. Athens and Limestone County offer a unique variety of existing homes, home sites and access to outstanding local builders. We are blessed with excellent schools and health care systems.
For excellent insight to life in Athens and Limestone County, please see the Quick Links on our navigation bar and numerous convenient links contained in our Business and Member Directories. Please contact us if we can assist in any way. We will be pleased to show you around Limestone County