Cobbham, often called Athens' first suburb, is characterized by substantial, well-built houses, schools, and churches lining tree-shaded streets near downtown Athens.
Constructed primarily between 18, the homes in the Dearing district range in size from cottages to larger two-story residences.
Woodlawn Historic District is comprised of a group of early 20th century residences.
Styles include Bungalow / Craftsman, Colonial Revival, Classical Revival, and Tudor Revival.
Buena Vista Heights was designated as a local historic district in 2013 and includes 62 properties with most built between 18.