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Darien, GA
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Darien profile

Living in Darien

Darien is a very small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 1,558 people and two associated neighborhoods, Darien is the 291st largest community in Georgia.

Of important note, Darien is also a city of artists. Darien has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Darien’s character.

Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.67% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Darien is worth considering.

Darien is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.

The percentage of people in Darien who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.23% of adults in Darien have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Darien in 2018 was $31,929, which is upper middle income relative to Georgia, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $127,716 for a family of four. However, Darien contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Darien is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Darien home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Darien residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Darien include English, Irish, German, Estonian, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Darien is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.

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