Moving to Athens

Key Contacts for Your Move to Athens

Welcome to the Classic City! We know you’ll find living in Athens a fun and exciting adventure. As our home becomes yours, we hope you will find the information below helpful to get you settled in.

The Athens Area Chamber of Commerce
246 West Hancock Ave, Athens
(706) 549-6800

The Chamber welcomes visitors and residents from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Mon.-Fri. The Chamber is a membership-based, not-for-profit organization of businesses and professionals in Athens and the surrounding area. Dedicated to the ongoing economic growth of our area, the Chamber also serves as an advocate for the general interests of business and industry.

For newcomers, detailed street maps of Athens, information on housing, churches, day care centers, manufacturers, realtors, schools, shopping centers, and general relocation information is available. Visit our website at, or e-mail any questions to

Helpful Websites and Relocation Information

The following websites have useful information about the Athens area or can assist you with your move. Welcome to Athens!

Need a phone book? Street map?

Drop by the Chamber office, 246 West Hancock Ave., to pick up your free phone book, or we can mail one to you for $5.20 postage fee. We also have the best street map in town: $4 when you pick it up, $5 to have it mailed. Call (706) 549-6800.