Macon, Georgia

Population 91,271

Macon is located in Bibb County, GA. The population is 91,271, making Macon the largest city in Bibb County and the 8th largest city in the state of Georgia.

There are 46 public schools in Macon with an average Homefacts rating of C-. The total crime rate for Macon is very low , and there are 617 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Macon is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Macon property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Macon include Payne, Lizella and Gray.

Macon Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 23.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 60.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 16.8%

Crime Rate

9.09% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 166
  • Violent Crimes: 280
  • Robbery: 13
  • Burglary: 242
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

79.97% Higher than national avg.
  • 617 offenders in Macon
  • 67.60 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

646 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 2
  • Registered Polluters: 34
  • Superfunds: 25
  • Tanks & Spills: 585


Low %
  • Georgia unemployment average: 3.1%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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46 Public Schools view public schools

There are 46 K-12 public schools in Macon, GA and 16 private schools. Homefacts rates Macon's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.

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Crime view details

617 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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7 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Macon, GA issued 7 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Macon, GA issued 8 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $588
  • 1 Bedroom: $725
  • 2 Bedrooms: $831
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,052
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,134

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Environmental Hazards

646 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (409/421)
    Macon, GA has 97.15% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Macon, GA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.57 Average
    Macon, GA is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 46.33°
  • February 49.28°
  • March 56.48°
  • April 64.18°
  • May 72.07°
  • June 80.1°
  • July 81.78°
  • August 81.48°
  • September 75.75°
  • October 64.37°
  • November 54.2°
  • December 46.08°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Macon, GA

Macon, GA has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Macon, GA has no risk of hurricanes.
Macon, GA has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Macon, GA has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Macon, GA: $24,623


Unemployment in Macon is %. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.1% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 47.93%
White Collar - 52.07%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Nathan Deal
  • Sen. Johnny Isakson
  • Sen. David Perdue

City Representatives

  • Sanford D. Bishop Jr.
  • Austin Scott

Neighborhood Info

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Nearest Major Airports

91 FCC Towers view all