Macon, GA Demographic Data

Macon, GA Summary

Macon is located in Bibb County in Georgia
  • Population: 91,271
  • Area: 56.36 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 55.72 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.64 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 1,619.31 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 456.04 ft
  • Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time (GMT -5)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Macon, GA Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
50,113
55%
50.8
Male
41,158
45%
49.2
Total Population
91,271
 
313,914,040

Macon, GA Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
8,559
9.4% 
6.3
5 to 9 Years
7,853
8.6% 
6.5
10 to 14 Years
5,072
5.6% 
6.6
15 to 19 Years
7,406
8.1% 
6.9
20 to 24 Years
7,442
8.2% 
7.2
25 to 34 Years
11,556
12.7% 
13.4
35 to 44 Years
10,757
11.8% 
13.0
45 to 54 Years
10,609
11.6% 
14.1
55 to 59 Years
5,885
6.4% 
6.6
60 to 64 Years
4,304
4.7% 
5.7
65 to 74 Years
5,989
6.6% 
7.6
75 to 84 Years
4,078
4.5% 
4.2
85 Years and Over
1,761
1.9% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
66,336
72.7%
76.5
Female
37,374
56.3%
51.4
Male
28,962
43.7%
48.6
21 Years and over
61,085
66.9%
72.1
62 Years and over
14,629
16.0%
17.1
65 Years and over
11,828
13.0%
13.7
Female
7,681
64.9%
56.4
Male
4,147
35.1%
43.6
Median Age (years)
33
NR
NR

Macon, GA Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
90,249
98.9% 
97.1
White
26,416
28.9% 
73.9
Black or African American
61,846
67.8% 
12.6
American Indian and Alaska Native
26
0.0% 
0.8
Asian
628
0.7% 
5.0
Asian Indian
NR
NR 
1.0
Chinese
NR
NR 
1.2
Filipino
NR
NR 
0.8
Japanese
NR
NR 
0.2
Korean
NR
NR 
0.5
Vietnamese
NR
NR 
0.5
Other Asian
NR
NR 
0.7
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
NR
NR 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
NR
NR 
0.0
Samoan
NR
NR 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
NR
NR 
0.1
Some Other Race
1,333
1.5% 
4.6
Two or More Races
1,022
1.1% 
2.9
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
2,884
3.2% 
16.9
Mexican
NR
NR 
10.8
Puerto Rican
NR
NR 
1.6
Cuban
NR
NR 
0.6
Other Hispanic or Latino
NR
NR 
3.8
Not Hispanic or Latino
88,387
96.8% 
83.1

Macon, GA Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
3,060
5.6% 
5.8
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
9,541
17.4% 
7.9
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
18,106
33.0% 
28.0
Some college, no degree
13,175
24.0% 
21.3
Associate's Degree
2,717
4.9% 
8.0
Bachelor's Degree
4,855
8.8% 
18.2
Graduate or professional degree
3,485
6.3% 
10.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
12,601
23.0%
13.7
High School Graduate or Higher
42,338
77.0%
86.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
8,340
15.1%
29.1

Macon, GA Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
32,558
46.7%
32.7%
Now Married
19,007
27.2%
48.0
Divorced
9,722
13.9%
11.1%
Separated
3,131
4.5%
2.2
Widowed
5,369%
7.7
5.9%

Macon, GA Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
NR
NR
79
Languages other than english
NR
NR
21
Spainish
NR
NR
13
Other indo-european languages
NR
NR
3.8
Asian and Pacific islander languages
NR
NR
3.3
Other Languages
NR
NR
0.9

Macon, GA Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
7,300
22.8%
7.7
$10,000 to $14,999
3,956
12.4%
5.6
$15,000 to $24,999
5,319
16.6%
11.1
$25,000 to $34,999
4,221
13.2%
10.4
$35,000 to $49,999
4,172
13.0%
13.8
$50,000 to $74,999
3,703
11.6%
18.0
$75,000 to $99,999
1,221
3.8%
11.9
$100,000 to $149,000
1,006
3.1%
12.4
$150,000 to $199,999
568
1.8%
4.6
$200,000 or more
529
1.7%
4.6
Median household income
23,127
 
51,371
Per capita income
14,446
 
27,319

Macon, GA Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
199
0.7%
2.0
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
5,026
16.5%
9.6
Construction
1,648
5.4%
6.2
Educational services, health care and social assistance
8,398
27.6%
23.2
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
1,734
5.7%
6.6
Information
422
1.4%
2.1
Manufacturing
1,909
6.3%
10.5
Other services except public administration
1,391
4.6%
5.0
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
3,080
10.1%
10.9
Public administration
1,964
6.4%
4.9
Retail trade
3,304
10.8%
11.6
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
666
2.2%
4.9
Wholesale trade
719
2.4%
2.6
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
2,780
9.1%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
9,066
29.8%
36.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
3,214
10.6%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
6,766
22.2%
24.5%
Service occupations
8,634
28.3%
18.3%

Macon, GA Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
29,519
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
22,529
76.3%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
3,315
11.2%
9.7
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
912
3.1%
5.0
Walked
865
2.9%
2.8
Other means
1,474
5.0%
1.8
Worked at home
424
1.4%
4.4
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
19.7
 
25.7

Macon, GA Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
5,788
18.1%
9.2
1 vehicles
14,393
45.0%
34.1
2 vehicles
8,728
27.3%
37.3
3 or more
3,086
9.6%
19.3

Macon, GA Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
41,661
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
31,995
76.8%
87.6
Owner Occupied
13,714
42.9%
63.9
Renter Occupied
18,281
57.1%
36.1
Vacant Housing Units
9,666
23.2%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
6
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
13
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.7
NR
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
2.7
NR
2.5

Macon, GA Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
41,661
1 room
388
0.9%
1.9
2 rooms
440
1.1%
2.5
3 rooms
3,190
7.7%
9.2
4 rooms
9,308
22.3%
16.7
5 rooms
11,329
27.2%
20.5
6 rooms
7,368
17.7%
18.1
7 rooms
3,836
9.2%
12.2
8 rooms
2,931
7.0%
8.4
9 rooms or more
2,871
6.9%
10.4
Median Rooms
5
 

Macon, GA Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
41,661
 
 
1-unit, detached
27,470
65.9%
61.6
1-unit, attached
578
1.4%
5.8
2-units
2,875
6.9%
3.8
3 or 4 units
2,135
5.1%
4.4
5 to 9 units
3,491
8.4%
4.8
10 to 19 units
1,783
4.3%
4.5
20 or more units
2,776
6.7%
8.7
Mobile home
553
1.3%
6.4
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Macon, GA Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
6,596
15.8%
13.4%
1940 to 1949
4,566
11.0%
5.3%
1950 to 1959
8,528
20.5%
10.9%
1960 to 1969
7,648
18.4%
11.0%
1970 to 1979
6,728
16.1%
15.8%
1980 to 1989
2,678
6.4%
13.8%
1990 to 1999
1,717
4.1%
13.9%
2000 to 2004
2,964
7.1%
14.9%
2005 or later
236
0.6%
0.9%

Macon, GA Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
13,215
41.3%
48.8
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
330
1.0%
4.8
Electricity
18,215
56.9%
36.9
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
14
0.0%
5.9
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
84
0.3%
2.1
Solar energy
26
0.1%
0.0
Other fuel
0
0.0%
0.4
No fuel used
111
0.3%
0.9

Macon, GA Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
With Mortgage
8,258
 
48726257.0
Less than $300
0
0.0%
0.2
$300 to $499
327
4.0%
1.9%
$500 to $699
728
8.8%
5.7%
$700 to $999
2,887
35.0%
15.6%
$1,000 to 1,499
3,064
37.1%
28.7%
$1,500 to 1,999
458
5.5%
19.8%
$2,000 or more
794
9.6%
28.0%
Not Computed
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
2,505
30.4%
38.2%
20.0% to 24.9%
1,025
12.4%
16.2%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,215
14.8%
11.7%
30.0% to 34.9%
550
6.7%
8.2%
35.0% or more
2,942
35.7%
25.8%
Not Computed
21
NR
NR

Macon, GA Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Renter-Occupied Units
17,407 
 
39,629,329 
Less than $200
1,034
5.9%
1.8%
$200 to $299
655
3.8%
3.2%
$300 to $499
3,430
3.8%
8.2%
$500 to $749
6,604
37.9%
23.0%
$750 to $999
3,250
18.7%
24.3%
$1,000 to $1,499
1,987
11.4%
25.2%
$1,500 or more
447
2.6%
14.1%
No Cash Rent
874
NR
2,220,955
Median (Dollars)
606
NR
884
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
740
4.5%
11.8%
15.0% to 19.9%
1,007
6.2%
12.2%
20.0% to 24.9%
2,278
14.0%
12.5%
25.0% to 29.9%
1,851
11.4%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
626
3.8%
8.9%
35.0% or more
9,802
60.1%
43.1%
Not Computed
1,977
NR
NR

Macon, GA Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
13,714
 
74,119,256
Less then $50,000
2,943
21.5%
9.2%
$50,000 to $99,999
5,492
40.0%
9.2%
$100,000 to $149,000
2,951
21.5%
16.5%
$150,000 to $199,000
961
7.0%
15.3%
$200,000 to $299,999
423
3.1%
18.1%
$300,000 to $499,999
621
4.5%
14.9%
$500,000 to $999,999
257
1.9%
7.7%
$1,000,000 or more
66
0.5%
2.0%
Median (Dollars)
82,800
 
171,900