Athens has a population of 100,266 and is located in Clarke county.
For Georgia residents, the average tuition for all Athens police schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $3,314.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Athens police schools was $12,052.00.
The average cost of books and supplies for police schools in Athens is $1,230.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at police schools in Athens was $8,046.00. The average cost for students living at home was $7,600.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are two police colleges in Athens for students to choose from. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 77 students completed police programs in Athens.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$54,090.00||140|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$25,310.00||80|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$46,330.00||50|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$38,970.00||550|