Population: 962

Living in Athens, West Virginia:
Tips for Moving and Visiting

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Athens, West Virginia, is a small town in the Allegheny Mountains. There are many wonderful opportunities for hiking, kayaking, climbing and watching wildlife. Most residents have small homes but large gardens. Life has a slower pace here than is found in much of the United States. While the state is often looked down on by outsiders, the place is very special to those living here.

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