Athens is a village of Marathon County of Wisconsin State. Athens is a part of a WMSA of Wausau. With a total area of about 6.4 sq. kms., Athens is situated at an elevated height of about 1400 ft. from the ground. The Marathon County Public Library is located in the city. The education sector, being one of the developed sectors of the city, employs a substantial number of locals from the area.
R. Decker is a notable a resident of the area.