Government Detail

Summary

Name Level Type/Class Home Rule?
Athens, Borough of municipality or lower Borough no

Detail

Census Creation Date Created Boundary Alteration Count Dissolved
Mar 29, 1831 Apr 4, 1831 3

Map

Related

Name Relationship Status
Bradford, County of Parent current

Identifier

Detail Type Source Identifier Relationship Web Link
View cadastral Bradford County, Pennsylvania 05 Lead
View cadastral Bradford County, Pennsylvania 06 Lead
View cadastral Bradford County, Pennsylvania 07 Lead
View cadastral Bradford County, Pennsylvania 08 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: County Subdivision 4201503392 Lead
View census US Census Bureau FIPS: Place 4203392 Lead
View geologic USGS GNIS: Civil 1214949 Lead View
View geologic USGS GNIS: Populated Place 1168483 Lead View
View other Wikidata Q1130437 Lead View
View state Pennsylvania DCED: Municipality 080153 Lead

Affected Government

Detail How Affected Adverse Government How Adverse Affected Date
View Creation (Within) Athens, Township of (Bradford) Part Apr 4, 1831
View Separation Athens, Township of (Bradford) Reduction Apr 16, 1845
View Expansion Athens, Township of (Bradford) Reduction 1855
View Expansion Athens, Township of (Bradford) Reduction 1886–1887
View Expansion Athens, Township of (Bradford) Reduction 1959–1960
View Reduction Athens, Township of (Bradford) Expansion 1959–1960

Affected Government Form

Detail Government Form Date
View Borough (Pre-1851 Special Charter) Apr 4, 1831
View Borough (Title 8) May 14, 1874

Other Successful Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Northumberland County-Westmoreland County 1785 Annexation yes+ 1785
View New County Luzerne County 1786 Creation yes+ Sep 25, 1786
View School District Annexation Athens Township-Athens Borough 1870 School District Annexation (1) yes* 1870
View School District Annexation Athens Township-Athens Borough 1870 School District Annexation (2) yes* 1870
View School District Reversion Athens Borough-Athens Township 1894 School District Reversion yes* 1892–1894
View County Classification Pennsylvania 1919 County Classification yes Jul 10, 1919
View County Classification Bradford County 6th to 7th yes Jan 1, 1931
View County Classification Bradford County 7th to 6th yes Jan 1, 1941

National Archives

Detail Source Set Government File Unit From To
View 1940-1950 Cns. Minor Civ. Div. Corr. Athens Borough 17500449 126 134
View Cns. Mp. 1940 Athens 5836901 1 1
View Cns. Mp. 1950 Athens 34427679 1 1

Other Event Links

Detail Type Description Successful? Date
View Annexation Athens Borough-Athens Township Proposed 1860 Annexation unknown 1860
View School District Annexation Athens Township-Athens Borough Proposed 1872 School District Annexation unknown 1872
View School District Annexation Athens Township-Athens Borough Proposed 1874 School District Annexation no 1874
View School Districts Athens Borough-Athens Township Proposed 1878 School District Boundary Realignment unknown 1878–1879
View School District Reversion Athens Borough-Athens Township Proposed 1880 School District Reversion unknown 1880
View Annexation Athens Borough-Athens Township Proposed 1892 Annexation no* 1892–1893
View Annexation Athens Borough-Athens Township Proposed 1897 Annexation no* 1897–1898
View Dissolution Guthrie Borough Proposed 1980 Creation no* 1980