Darien, Georgia Population 2020

1,894

Darien is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,894, it is the 248th largest city in Georgia and the 7804th largest city in the United States. Darien is currently declining at a rate of -0.05% annually and its population has decreased by -4.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,975 in 2010. Darien reached it's highest population of 1,938 in 2010. Spanning over 24 miles, Darien has a population density of 89 people per square mile.

The average household income in Darien is $39,903 with a poverty rate of 33.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $639 per month, and the median house value is $100,000. The median age in Darien is 43.6 years, 43.9 years for males, and 43 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.7 males.

Darien Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Darien was:

  • Black or African American: 57.72%
  • White: 40.20%
  • Two or more races: 2.08%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Darien, Georgia is 1,894, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,896.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,975.

Darien, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,44357.72%
White1,00540.20%
Two or More Races522.08%

Darien Population Pyramid 2020

Darien Median Age

43.6


Total

43.9


Male

43


Female

Darien Adults

There are 2,009 adults, (497 of whom are seniors) in Darien.

Darien Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Darien Sex Ratio

Female

1,361

54.44%

Male

1,139

45.56%

Darien Households and Families

Darien Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Darien Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married98.1%1.9%
All70.9%29.1%
Non Family62.9%37.1%
Female45.5%54.5%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0602.3670.9
Non Family3771.3362.9
Married3132.9698.1
Female2973.1245.5
Male732100

2.69

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

16.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Darien Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade160.96%
9th to 12th Grade27916.69%
High School Graduate66739.89%
Some College38923.27%
Associates Degree1388.25%
Bachelors Degree845.02%
Graduate Degree995.92%

Darien Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black86470655
White729592128
Hispanic5050
Multiple Races4747

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.56%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,589$35,181$24,167
Less Than High School$29,511$35,200$
High School Grad$22,167$19,461$25,187
Some College$29,028$36,818$
Bachelors Degree$48,194$$
Graduate Degree$51,354$55,870$28,828

$26,589

Average Earnings

$35,181

Average Male

$24,167

Average Female

Darien Language

Darien Language by Age

Darien Language

97.46% of Darien residents speak only English, while 2.54% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.54% of the population.

Darien Poverty

Darien Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,44360141.65%
White97323023.64%
Hispanic501836.00%
Multiple5259.62%

33.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.66%

Male Poverty Rate

34.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Darien

The race most likely to be in poverty in Darien is Black, with 41.65% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Darien is Multiple, with 9.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.01%. Among those working part-time, it was 43.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.46%.

Name Poverty
High School29.69%
Some College27.89%
Less Than High School24.07%
Bachelors or Greater6.01%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed85.71%
Female Unemployed55.41%
Female Employed26.26%
Male Employed6.94%

Darien Income

Darien Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$29,028$39,903
Families$27,278$41,196
Married Families$67,120-
Non Families$38,487$34,717

Darien Marital Status

Darien Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.1%

Male Marriage Rate

26.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Darien Married by Age and Sex

Darien Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Darien Marital Status by Race

Darien Veterans

204

Number of Veterans

197

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam83
First Gulf War45
Korea30
World War II
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7485
75+55
35 to 5451
55 to 6413
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White12514.04%
Black797.38%
Hispanic1326.00%

$Darien Veterans by Education

9.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Darien Employment Status

60.6%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Darien Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

74.20%

Born in Georgia

95.80%

Native Born

4.20%

Foreign Born

1.80%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.80% of Darien residents were born in the United States, with 74.20% having been born in Georgia. 1.80% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,894-1-0.05%
20191,895-1-0.05%
20181,896472.54%
20171,849-1-0.05%
20161,850-4-0.22%
20151,854-7-0.38%
20141,86140.22%
20131,85720.11%
20121,855-51-2.68%
20111,906-32-1.65%
20101,9380.00%