Homes for Sale in Athens TX

Athens is the county seat for Henderson County.  As of the 2010 census, the population is 12,710.  Athens is the "Black-Eyed Pea Capital of the World",  Home of the Original Hamburger, and the first Certified Retirement Community in Texas.  


There are plenty of things to do in Athens such as a day trip to the Texas Freshwaters Fishery Center, Lake Athens, East Texas Arboretum, The Fair Park Complex (one of the best rodeos arenas in East Texas, Athens Scuba Park, and more.