New Athens

The Village of New Athens is located in the Southeastern portion of Harrison at the junctions of State Routes 9 and 519.  The village was incorporated in 1817.  The village has a population of 342 as determined in the 2000 census.

Attractions:  Franklin Museum, Annual Stumptown Steam Threshers Festival, Old Construction & Strip Mining Equipment Show

Churches:  House of the Shepherd, New Athens United Methodist Church,