Overview of Darien
For Darien, Ga., size isn't everything. Coming in with a population at a little more than 2,000 people, this small town has a lot to offer to its residents and visitors. Located on Interstate 95 along the Altamaha Historic Scenic Byway, this isolated town is among the twisting and turning rivers and estuaries of the Atlantic, and may be the perfect home for fans of the sea or outdoor types. Searching for Darien apartments for rent may be tough with all the views you'll get to choose from - don't say we didn't warn you!
Living in Darien, GA
With its time-tested views, it only makes sense that Darien is one of the state's oldest cities. Founded in 1736, Darien has continued to be a beautiful yet hearty place to lay down roots.
Today, many residents in Darien wake up to breathtaking views. During the day, several locals enjoy heading out for deep sea fishing or taking a stroll in the Waterfront Park. When residents can pull themselves away from the area's natural playgrounds (it can be hard!), residents find employment with top employers like Southeastern Bank, Bluestein's Supermarket and Three Springs Inc. Still holding non-denominational services throughout the year, the Smallest Church in America is located near Darien. With so much culture and history, who wouldn't want to look for rentals in Darien when searching for their new home?
Darien Attractions and Special Events
Attractions in Darien are far from numbered. From golfing at the Sapelo Hammock Golf Club or visiting the Fort King George Historic Site, friends and family members will be spending more than just a few days staying with you. The Darien Outlet Center will fulfill your shopping needs, but if you're still in need of some retail therapy, you can head an hour north or south to Savannah or Jacksonville, Fla. to spend a day in the city. If soaking in the scenery is for you, a visit to the Butler Island Rice Plantation and Sapelo Island will give a view like no other.
For more natural vistas, residents can head to the Harris Neck National Wildlife Refuge or the Blackbeard Island National Wildlife Refuge and Wilderness. Many residents also enjoy an annual pilgrimage to the Altamaha Heritage and Seafood Festival, held annually each spring.
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