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Realtor's Guide to Athens, GA

What's to Love about Athens, GA

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There are plenty of things to do outdoors in Athens. Here are some top ideas:

Find some space and a breath of fresh air at Athens, GA parks.

Sandy Creek Park, Sandy Creek Nature Center, Walker Park and the Oconee Rivers Greenway, offer fishing, kayaking, walking, biking, skating, hiking and picnicking opportunities. Also, try biking the Firefly Trail!

The State Botanical Garden of Georgia and its magical Children's Garden are a can't miss!

Other Athens area attractions include the Georgia Museum of Art and there are numerous Downtown galleries and boutiques that put local artists’ works on display.

As far as shopping is concerned, Athens offers a blend of specialty shops, artist studios and national retailers. Plan a trip to Downtown AthensFive Points or Prince Avenue/Normaltown for unique, eclectic shops selling the finest fashions, antiques, and more. Beechwood is also the location to both larger national stores and local retailers, as well as theaters, restuarants and specialty shops. 

How do the median prices for homes in Athens-Clarke County vary by ZIP code?

"Home prices in Athens-Clarke County are up 6.8 percent from a year ago as the number of sales rose," according to the AJC 2020 Metro Atlanta Home Sales Report. Results varied in different parts of the county.

The report goes on to point out that over the year from May 1, 2019 to April 30, 2020, the median price of a Clarke County home sold was $205,000, an increase of 6.8 percent from the previous 12-month period, according to home sales data collected by Smart Real Estate Data.

According to the AJC 2020 Metro Atlanta Home Sales Report, results by ZIP code in Athens-Clarke County, listed from the most expensive to least expensive would include;

1. 30646 - $272,000

In the year that ended April 30, 2020, 1 homes sold in 30646 ZIP code, which includes parts of the following area: Hull.

The median sales price of $272,000 is an increase of 47 percent from the previous year.

Of all homes sold in this ZIP code for the year, the median price per square foot was $113.

2. 30606 - $240,500

In the year that ended April 30, 2020, 368 homes sold in 30606 ZIP code, which includes parts of the following area: Athens.

The median sales price of $240,500 is an increase of 3.7 percent from the previous year.

Of all homes sold in this ZIP code for the year, the median price per square foot was $115.

3. 30622 - $212,000

In the year that ended April 30, 2020, 163 homes sold in 30622 ZIP code, which includes parts of the following area: Bogart.

The median sales price of $212,000 is an increase of 4 percent from the previous year.

Of all homes sold in this ZIP code for the year, the median price per square foot was $114.

4. 30683 - $200,700

In the year that ended April 30, 2020, 64 homes sold in 30683 ZIP code, which includes parts of the following areas: Arnoldsville and Winterville.

The median sales price of $200,700 is an increase of 12.1 percent from the previous year.

Of all homes sold in this ZIP code for the year, the median price per square foot was $109.

5. 30601 - $191,000

In the year that ended April 30, 2020, 113 homes sold in 30601 ZIP code, which includes parts of the following areas: Athens and Hull.

The median sales price of $191,000 is an increase of 23.9 percent from the previous year.

Of all homes sold in this ZIP code for the year, the median price per square foot was $136.

6. 30605 - $185,000

In the year that ended April 30, 2020, 374 homes sold in 30605 ZIP code, which includes parts of the following area: Athens.

The median sales price of $185,000 is an increase of 12.1 percent from the previous year.

Of all homes sold in this ZIP code for the year, the median price per square foot was $110.

7. 30607 - $150,995

In the year that ended April 30, 2020, 94 homes sold in 30607 ZIP code, which includes parts of the following area: Athens.

The median sales price of $150,995 is an increase of 8.7 percent from the previous year.

Of all homes sold in this ZIP code for the year, the median price per square foot was $104.

*All data taken from the AJC 2020 Metro Atlanta Home Sales Report.

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