Millen is a very small city located in the state of Georgia. With a population of 2,925 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Millen is the 204th largest community in Georgia.
Millen is a blue-collar town, with 37.48% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Millen is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Millen who work in maintenance occupations (9.71%), healthcare suport services (8.89%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (6.98%).
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, Millen is worth considering.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.69 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Millen does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The rate of college-level education in Millen is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 12.16% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Millen in 2010 was $14,781, which is lower middle income relative to Georgia, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $59,124 for a family of four. Millen also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 43.62% 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 English, Polish, German, and Russian.
The most common language spoken in Millen is English. Other important languages spoken here include French Creole and African languages.