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Explore the diverse range of housing and living options available in Limestone County.

Athens-Limestone County is the fastest growing community in Alabama, and offers the best of small-town life, while providing quick access to nearby cities and attractions. We are known for the high quality of our schools, low cost of living, and a wide variety of housing options.

We’re just a quick drive away from:

  • Huntsville, AL – 30 minutes
  • Nashville, TN – 75 minutes
  • Birmingham, AL – 90 minutes
  • Atlanta, GA – 210 minutes (or 3 hours 30 minutes)

Where do you like to call home?

Traditional Subdivisions

Athens boasts many family oriented, traditional, well-established neighborhoods that are great for young families starting out or empty nesters that desire to downsize and all situations in between.

Modern Gated Communities

Find yourself and your family comfortable and secure in a planned, gated community. These beautiful communities have all of the amenities that make life convenient and easy!

Apartment Living

Find luxury, prime location, and economy in the apartment communities located in Athens. Apartment living here is perfect for young professionals to get settled into the region.

Historic Downtown Living

Nothing says home like the nostalgia of a beautiful, historic neighborhood. Athens is home to one of Alabama’s most beautiful historic districts.

Golf Communities

Beautiful surroundings, fine dining, a great golf course, and a community dedicated to living life to the fullest make Canebrake Club a great choice in Athens.

Waterfront Living

Limestone County is abundant with choices for waterfront living. Choose the sprawling Tennessee River or something quieter on the Elk River or other tributaries.