Millen is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 2,766 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Millen is the 204th largest community in Georgia.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Millen is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Millen is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Millen who work in computer science and math (12.24%), management occupations (11.04%), and office and administrative support (10.16%).
Also of interest is that Millen has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Millen has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Millen has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Millen than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Millen may be for you.
Being a small city, Millen does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Millen, just 10.93% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Millen in 2018 was $13,643, which is low income relative to Georgia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $54,572 for a family of four. Millen also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 37.59% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Millen is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Millen home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Millen residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Millen include German, Scottish, Scots-Irish, Irish, and English.
The most common language spoken in Millen is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French Creole.