Wrens, Georgia Population 2021

1,887
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Wrens is a city located in Jefferson County Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,887, it is the 248th largest city in Georgia and the 7825th largest city in the United States . Wrens is currently declining at a rate of -1.36% annually and its population has decreased by -13.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,187 in 2010. Wrens reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Wrens has a population density of 602 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wrens is $44,161 with a poverty rate of 39.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $579 per month, and the median house value is $82,800. The median age in Wrens is 40.9 years, 41.1 years for males, and 40.7 years for females.

Wrens Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 59.88%
  • White: 38.48%
  • Asian: 1.65%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Wrens, Georgia is 1,887 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,939.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,187.

Wrens, Georgia Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,34359.88%
White86338.48%
Asian371.65%
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Wrens Population by Race

Wrens Population Pyramid $2021

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Wrens Median Age

40.9


Total

41.1


Male

40.7


Female

Wrens Adults

There are 1,607 adults, (438 of whom are seniors) in Wrens.

Wrens Age Dependency

91.9

Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Wrens Sex Ratio

Female

1,165

51.94%

Male

1,078

48.06%

Wrens Population by Age

Wrens Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wrens Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female23.2%76.8%
Non Family44.6%55.4%
All50.8%49.2%
Male53.7%46.3%
Married77%23%

50.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wrens Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8802.5550.8
Married3133.0977
Non Family2891.0644.6
Female2373.3423.2
Male414.4153.7

3.17

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Wrens Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade17611.58%
9th to 12th Grade24315.99%
High School Graduate50132.96%
Some College27718.22%
Associates Degree1056.91%
Bachelors Degree16410.79%
Graduate Degree543.55%
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Wrens Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wrens Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black82451862
White634568141
Asian321515
Hispanic30

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.59%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 46.88%.

Wrens Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,368$38,345$22,099
Less Than 9th Grade$30,469$31,328$
High School Graduate$$40,208$20,769
Some College$35,000$$29,405
Bachelors Degree$22,014$$21,875
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,368

Average Earnings

$38,345

Average Male

$22,099

Average Female

Wrens Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wrens Language by Age

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Wrens Language

97.76% of Wrens residents speak only English, while 2.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.35% of the population.

Wrens Language

Wrens Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,34374455.40%
White82913616.41%
Hispanic301446.67%

39.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.59%

Male Poverty Rate

43.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wrens

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wrens is Black, with 55.40% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wrens is White, with 16.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 42.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.00%.

Wrens Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade48.93%
High School28.94%
Some College13.87%
Bachelors or Greater5.05%

Wrens Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed77.42%
Female Employed20.67%
Male Employed11.75%

Wrens Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wrens Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$30,234$44,161
Families$32,750$51,967
Married Families$73,750-
Non Families$20,230$26,264
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Income by Household Type

Wrens Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.0%

Male Marriage Rate

28.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Wrens Married by Age and Sex

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Wrens 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 55-64.

Wrens Marital Status by Race

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Wrens Marital Status

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129

Number of Veterans

105

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam74
First Gulf War21
Korea12
World War II9
Second Gulf War

Wrens Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7468
75+30
35 to 5421
55 to 6410
18 to 34

Wrens Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black718.00%
White588.44%

Wrens Veterans by Race

Wrens Veterans by Education

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5.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wrens Veterans by Education

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45.3%

Labor Force Participation

42.8%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Wrens Employment by Age

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Wrens Employment by Race

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Wrens 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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82.43%

Born in Wrens

97.01%

Native Born

2.99%

Foreign Born

0.71%

Non Citizen

2.27%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.01% of Wrens residents were born in the United States, with 82.43% having been born in Georgia. 0.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Wrens Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,887-26-1.36%
20201,913-26-1.34%
20191,939-26-1.32%
20181,965-29-1.45%
20171,994-10-0.50%
20162,004-19-0.94%
20152,023-33-1.61%
20142,056-20-0.96%
20132,076-32-1.52%
20122,108-42-1.95%
20112,150-25-1.15%
20102,1750.00%

Wrens Population by Year