Get up to $200 Visa® Prepaid Card*

Get up to $200 Visa® Prepaid Card* with select triple play orders

Tap to Call

XFINITY Home gives you peace of mind with a total home security solution. Look after your home, family and pets from anywhere on your smartphone, tablet or computer. Get 24/7 security with professional monitoring and control your home remotely all from one easy-to-use app.

Moving to athens, georgia?
Here are some helpful links to get you started.

About: athens, georgia

This college town is home to the University of Georgia located on the banks of the Oconee River. The first class graduated in 1804 and the city was incorporated in 1806. Apart from the University, cotton mills fueled the cities early economy and by the turn of the century, it was thriving southern city. Athens also a thriving music scene and is home to The Globe, voted third best bar in America in 2007. Notable natives include Kim Basinger and NFL Hall of Famer Fran Tarkenton.

Population: 113398
Local Newspapers: Athens Banner-Herald The Red & Black
Local Sports Teams: Georgia Bulldogs
Local Colleges: University of Georgia

Zip Codes associated with athens, georgia: 30565 30601 30602 30605 30606 30607 30630 30646 30683
Towns/Cities near athens, georgia : Bogart Watkinsville Winterville Colbert Statham Arnoldsville Hull

Athens News
What do you say? Seuss celebrations Thursday - happy and merry, at the library

Stories written by Dr. Seuss, such as "The Cat In The Hat," will be shared at reading events in Athens on Thursday to celebrate the author's birthday. Courtesy Seussville The birthday parties feature highlights of Seuss' best children's stories.

Jeffrey Wall on Whittled Potatoes, Gold Standards and Hearth & Dram

Jeffrey Wall was looking for a reason to come to Denver when the executive-chef position at Hearth & Dram popped up on his computer screen. It was a perfect match: The restaurant's concept called for an ambitious whiskey collection, one he could match with a menu piled high with charcuterie, wood-fired proteins and unusual vegetables, as well as whole-beast feasts.

More Mosquito Species Than Previously Thought May Transmit Zika

Athens, Ga. - Zika virus could be transmitted by more mosquito species than those currently known, according to a new predictive model created by ecologists at the University of Georgia and the Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies.

Growing a Greener World

GROWING A GREENER WORLD blends the latest trends in eco-friendly living with traditional gardening know-how. The series highlights the diverse people, organizations and events that seek to raise environmental awareness and encourage better stewardship of the planet.

Authorities arrest Athens man, seize drugs and cash from Newton Bridge Road home

Authorities last week made one arrest and seized a large quantity of drugs and cash when conducting a search at a home in the 1700 block of Newton Bridge Road, according to an Athens-Clarke County police report obtained Tuesday by the Athens-Banner Herald and Members of the Northeast Georgia Regional Drug Force and Athens-Clarke County police Crime Suppression unit at about 8 a.m. on Feb. 21 executed a search warrant at the residence and seized several grams of crystal methamphetamine, multiple pills of hydrocodone, clonazepam and methadone, according to the report.

Envision Athens sessions feature wide-ranging discussions

The dozens of people participating in the latest phase of the Envision Athens long-range planning effort found themselves in a set of wide-ranging conversations Tuesday, considering everything from the difficulty of getting from one place to another in Athens to problems for entrepreneurs looking at Athens as a possible locale for their start-up businesses. There was, however, at least one theme emerging from Tuesday's discussions, the first of two days of meetings at The Classic Center in downtown Athens.

Athens man at home with woman he was ordered to have no contact with

Ralph Leon White, 43, was arrested Tuesday morning at the home he shares with his girlfriend despite a judges' order he have no contact with the woman because of a domestic violence incident there earlier in the month, Athens-Clarke County police said. Responding to an unknown problem due to a 12:07 a.m. 911 call in which a dispatcher could hear a man and woman arguing, police arrived at the East Carver Drive residence and could hear White threaten to smack the woman in the mouth, according to police.

Athens man sleeping in truck sought on outstanding warrant

Doyle Calvin Williams, 31, of Rocky Drive was arrested Monday night at an Oconee Street apartment complex and it was learned he had an outstanding warrant for failure to appear in court, Athens-Clarke County police said Williams brought attention to himself by sleeping in an improperly parked truck at the Flats at Carrs Hill, and police said they discovered the warrant when running an identity check on the man.

Cherub performing two nights in Athens at Georgia Theatre

From there, Cherub released the full-length album "Year of the Caprese," filled with upbeat danceable songs similar to its national hit.

Athens bands compete in Road to Roo for chance at Bonnaroo

Athens group Walden is one of the bands competing for a spot to perform at Bonnaroo this year. Courtesy Walden Local bands have been nominated to compete for a performance slot at Bonnaroo.A few Athens venues will host shows where three or four bands perform, and one winner will emerge from each performance.

More on Learn

Biz Kid$ "A Closer Look at Financial Careers" When is a job more than a job? The Biz Kids look at what it takes to find your true calling. You'll learn ways to start exploring careers.

New Study Tests Potential Treatment to Combat Gulf War Illness

Athens, Ga. - An estimated 25 percent of the 700,000 troops who engaged in the fierce battles of Operation Desert Storm and related Gulf War combat during 1990-91 are fighting a different, but relentless foe: Gulf War illness.

Exercise program based on UGA study helps seniors make connections

Carlos Torres, left, works with Jim Lahiff while he and Terry Caven work out at the Center for Physical Activity and Health in the UGA Ramsey Center. Torres is a doctoral student in the University of Georgia College of Education working on a study that aims to help seniors get active and stay active through social media.

Rook and Pawn to host Girl Scout cookie dessert contest

Athens restaurants will compete in the Girl Scout Cookie dessert competition on Tuesday at The Rook and Pawn. Courtesy Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia Last weekend several local restaurants served desserts based on classic Girl Scout cookie flavors.

Envision Athens enters new phase Tuesday

Athens residents mark where they live and where they work on an Athens-Clarke County map during an Envision meeting, a planning and design initiative to learn what residents want to make the city a better place to live, at Clarke Central High School, Thursday, February 02, 2017. Athens residents come together to take part in Envision, a planning and design initiative to learn what residents want to make the city a better place to live, at Clarke Central High School, Thursday, February 02, 2017.

No parole for Athens man in brutal sledgehammer attack

An Athens man this month was sentenced to 14 years in prison without the possibility of parole for a brutal attack in which he busted open another man's head with a sledgehammer. After the August 2015 attack on a construction coworker, 36-year-old Byron Terrell Arnold was charged with criminal attempt to commit murder by Athens-Clarke County police who heard witnesses described Arnold as swinging the sledgehammer at the victim's head "as if he were chopping wood."

Athens man attacked downtown because he was gay, according to police

A 24-year-old Hall County man was arrested early Saturday after he reportedly attacked an Athens resident because the victim was gay, according to an Athens-Clarke County police report obtained Monday by the Athens Banner-Herald and The 20-year-old Highland Park Drive resident was walking past the Georgia Bar on West Clayton Street at about 2:45 a.m., when Chad Andrew Weaver, 24, of Gainesville yelled at the victim that he was a "faggot" because the victim was dressed in women's clothing, according to police.

XFINITY Bundles are available in Athens, Georgia. You can now bundle your digital TV, high speed Internet and Home Phone services into one package, and enjoy great discounts and the convenience of just one monthly bill. XFINITY offers residents of Athens, Georgia the chance to save big while enjoying the latest digital home service technology. If you're in the market for Internet, TV and Phone and live in Athens, you can take advantage of XFINITY deals. Search and compare XFINITY offers in Athens and start saving on digital home services today. With XFINITY TV, residents of Athens, Georgia can access all the latest entertainment, including an extensive On Demand service with thousands of programming options. Catch up on reality TV shows, movie classics and all the latest family-friendly TV entertainment. XFINITY Internet lets you surf and stream the way you want to. Residents of Athens can enjoy buffer-free Internet access and even watch live TV. There are a number of high speed internet packages available. Plus, XFINITY Internet is reliable and secure. XFINITY Home Phone service is a great addition to XFINITY TV and Internet bundles, allowing Athens residents to talk more for less. What's more, XFINITY Home Phone comes with unlimited nationwide text, a feature that saves you money on cell phone messaging. When you bundle all three digital home services, you enjoy bigger savings and all the benefits of XFINITY TV, Internet and Phone.

XFINITY High Speed Internet service is available in Athens, Georgia. With XFINITY Internet it's more affordable than ever before to stay connected, surf, stream and game without breaking the bank or worrying about Internet Security. Residents of Athens, Georgia can sign up for XFINITY Internet and enjoy fast speeds, big savings and the comfort of Internet Security software. What's more, XFINITY High Speed Internet service enables Athens residents to select the Internet Package that best suits their needs. Whether you and your family simply require a basic connection to surf the web and check email, or you like to stream, game and watch TV online, XFINITY Internet service has the package for you. Plus, With the freedom to choose a great Internet package and the peace of mind of knowing that your connection is secure, XFINITY Internet offers Athens a great Internet product, for less.

Entertainment for less from XFINITY TV is available in Athens, Georgia. XFINITY TV packages bring Athens residents all the latest shows, sports and hit movies, directly to their own home. Gone are the days when you wait weeks if you miss an episode of your favorite series, or you can't find anything to watch - XFINITY TV has a wide selection of programming for the whole family, as well as an extensive On Demand service with thousands of entertainment options. Whether you enjoy classics, reality TV, blockbuster movies or just want to keep your kids entertained, XFINITY TV service has something for you. Residents of Athens, Georgia can now pick the XFINITY TV package that meets their entertainment needs, and enjoy advanced technology including TV apps, while saving.