Darien, Georgia Population 2021

1,975
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Darien is a city located in McIntosh County Georgia. It is also the county seat of McIntosh County. With a 2020 population of 1,975, it is the 246th largest city in Georgia and the 7678th largest city in the United States . Darien is currently growing at a rate of 1.39% annually and its population has decreased by 0.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,975 in 2010. Darien reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 24 miles, Darien has a population density of 93 people per square mile.

The average household income in Darien is $39,741 with a poverty rate of 32.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $645 per month, and the median house value is $92,600. The median age in Darien is 43.8 years, 47.5 years for males, and 42.7 years for females.

Darien Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Darienwas:

  • Black or African American: 60.18%
  • White: 39.06%
  • Two or more races: 0.76%
  • 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 1,975 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,921.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,975.

Darien, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,34260.18%
White87139.06%
Two or More Races170.76%
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Darien Population by Race

Darien Population Pyramid $2021

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Darien Median Age

43.8


Total

47.5


Male

42.7


Female

Darien Adults

There are 1,783 adults, (511 of whom are seniors) in Darien.

Darien Age Dependency

75.3

Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Darien Sex Ratio

Female

1,216

54.53%

Male

1,014

45.47%

Darien Population by Age

Darien Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Darien Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family54%46%
Female54.9%45.1%
All70.1%29.9%
Married94%6%
Male100%0%

70.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Darien Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9572.3370.1
Non Family3481.3854
Married2653.0894
Female2442.754.9
Male1002.77100

2.82

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Darien Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade201.32%
9th to 12th Grade22114.55%
High School Graduate61540.49%
Some College33421.99%
Associates Degree986.45%
Bachelors Degree1238.10%
Graduate Degree1087.11%
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Darien Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Darien Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black84069994
White649549137
Hispanic2929
2+ Races1717

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.11%.

Darien Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,500$30,076$24,250
Less Than 9th Grade$30,481$31,779$16,477
High School Graduate$18,403$19,063$16,935
Some College$29,909$43,542$29,177
Bachelors Degree$38,750$$41,250
Graduate Degree$$$

$24,500

Average Earnings

$30,076

Average Male

$24,250

Average Female

Darien Earnings by Educational Attainment

Darien Language by Age

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Darien Language

97.88% of Darien residents speak only English, while 2.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.10% of the population.

Darien Language

Darien Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,34251738.52%
White85821424.94%
Hispanic291655.17%

32.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.37%

Male Poverty Rate

34.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Darien

The race most likely to be in poverty in Darien is Hispanic, with 55.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Darien is White, with 24.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 38.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.74%.

Darien Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School37.56%
Some College21.06%
Less Than 9th Grade18.26%
Bachelors or Greater8.66%

Darien Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Unemployed31.25%
Female Employed27.05%
Male Employed7.44%

Darien Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Darien Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$29,212$39,741
Families$27,095$40,826
Married Families$52,434-
Non Families$39,167$36,226
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Income by Household Type

Darien Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.5%

Male Marriage Rate

26.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Darien Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Darien Marital Status

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217

Number of Veterans

211

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam120
First Gulf War43
Korea6
World War II
Second Gulf War

Darien Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74118
35 to 5447
75+43
55 to 649
18 to 34

Darien Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White13618.45%
Black817.87%
Hispanic517.24%

Darien Veterans by Race

Darien Veterans by Education

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10.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Darien Veterans by Education

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58.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.4%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Darien Employment by Age

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Darien Employment by Race

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Darien Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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71.17%

Born in Darien

96.10%

Native Born

3.90%

Foreign Born

0.99%

Non Citizen

2.91%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.10% of Darien residents were born in the United States, with 71.17% having been born in Georgia. 0.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Darien Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,975271.39%
20201,948271.41%
20191,921271.43%
20181,894482.60%
20171,846-1-0.05%
20161,847-2-0.11%
20151,849-6-0.32%
20141,85540.22%
20131,85130.16%
20121,848-51-2.69%
20111,899-32-1.66%
20101,9310.00%

Darien Population by Year