Athens is located in Limestone county and has a population of 18,967.
Police schools in Athens charged students an average tuition of $3,600.00 if they were Alabama residents, and $7,200.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
There is one police college in Athens for students to choose from. 20 students were reported to have graduated from police programs in Athens in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$65,460.00||60|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$63,220.00||130|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$44,940.00||740|