Wrens, Georgia Population 2020

1,947

Wrens is a city located in Georgia. With a 2020 population of 1,947, it is the 244th largest city in Georgia and the 7705th largest city in the United States. Wrens is currently declining at a rate of -0.51% annually and its population has decreased by -10.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,187 in 2010. Wrens reached it's highest population of 2,176 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Wrens has a population density of 621 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wrens is $42,776 with a poverty rate of 37.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $526 per month, and the median house value is $100,400. The median age in Wrens is 38.7 years, 38.1 years for males, and 42.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.0 males.

Wrens Demographics

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

  • Black or African American: 59.43%
  • White: 39.56%
  • Asian: 0.57%
  • Two or more races: 0.44%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Wrens, Georgia is 1,947, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,967.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,187.

Wrens, Georgia Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American1,36459.43%
White90839.56%
Asian130.57%
Two or More Races100.44%

Wrens Population Pyramid 2020

Wrens Median Age

38.7


Total

38.1


Male

42.1


Female

Wrens Adults

There are 1,610 adults, (480 of whom are seniors) in Wrens.

Wrens Age Dependency

103.1

Age Dependency Ratio

42.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

60.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wrens Sex Ratio

Female

1,189

51.81%

Male

1,106

48.19%

Wrens Households and Families

Wrens Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wrens Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.9%23.1%
Male63.5%36.5%
All51.8%48.2%
Non Family36.7%63.3%
Female32.5%67.5%

51.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8412.7351.8
Married3033.476.9
Non Family2891.0236.7
Female1973.7732.5
Male524.3763.5

3.52

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

3.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wrens Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1298.64%
9th to 12th Grade31120.83%
High School Graduate46731.28%
Some College30320.29%
Associates Degree624.15%
Bachelors Degree17211.52%
Graduate Degree493.28%

Wrens Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Black80744056
White673600152
Asian131313

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,781$36,081$21,528
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$36,750$
Some College$31,625$$28,793
Bachelors Degree$22,163$47,500$21,534
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,781

Average Earnings

$36,081

Average Male

$21,528

Average Female

Wrens Language

Wrens Language by Age

Wrens Language

99.26% of Wrens residents speak only English, while 0.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.49% of the population.

Wrens Poverty

Wrens Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,36472252.93%
White90614816.34%

37.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

40.40%

Male Poverty Rate

35.66%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wrens

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wrens is Black, with 52.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wrens is White, with 16.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 42.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.32%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.00%
High School26.12%
Some College15.89%
Bachelors or Greater3.17%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed75.00%
Female Unemployed71.43%
Female Employed20.28%
Male Employed9.62%

Wrens Income

Wrens Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$27,337$42,776
Families$34,706$52,119
Married Families$63,125-
Non Families$12,207$23,285

Wrens Marital Status

Wrens Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.4%

Male Marriage Rate

28.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Wrens Married by Age and Sex

Wrens Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Wrens Marital Status by Race

Wrens Veterans

112

Number of Veterans

104

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam61
World War II19
Korea14
First Gulf War6
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7456
75+38
35 to 5413
55 to 645
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White7610.78%
Black364.08%

$Wrens Veterans by Education

5.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wrens Employment Status

44.4%

Labor Force Participation

41.9%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Wrens 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

85.45%

Born in Georgia

99.43%

Native Born

0.57%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.43% of Wrens residents were born in the United States, with 85.45% having been born in Georgia. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,947-10-0.51%
20191,957-10-0.51%
20181,967-27-1.35%
20171,994-10-0.50%
20162,004-18-0.89%
20152,022-35-1.70%
20142,057-20-0.96%
20132,077-31-1.47%
20122,108-42-1.95%
20112,150-26-1.19%
20102,1760.00%