In 2019, Macon-Bibb County, GA had a population of 153k people with a median age of 36.4 and a median household income of $41,334. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Macon-Bibb County, GA declined from 153,490 to 153,200, a −0.189% decrease and its median household income grew from $39,931 to $41,334, a 3.51% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Macon-Bibb County, GA are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (54.3%), White (Non-Hispanic) (38.3%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.02%), White (Hispanic) (1.86%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.72%). 0% of the households in Macon-Bibb County, GA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language. 98.4% of the residents in Macon-Bibb County, GA are U.S. citizens.


Macon-Bibb County Population


Population Within 45m of Macon


Median Age


Median Annual Income

Race & Ethnicity

In 2019, there were 1.42 times more Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents (83.2k people) in Macon-Bibb County, GA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 58.7k White (Non-Hispanic) and 3.09k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups. 3.25% of the people in Macon-Bibb County, GA are hispanic (4.99k people). The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Macon-Bibb County, GA as a share of the total population.

Global Diversity

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Georgia was Mexico, the natal country of 246,708 Georgia residents, followed by India with 94,981 and Korea with 42,867.


As of 2019, 98.4% of Macon-Bibb County, GA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Macon-Bibb County, GA was 98.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing. The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Macon-Bibb County, GA compared to that of it’s neighboring and parent geographies.


Macon-Bibb County, GA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.88 times greater than any other conflict.

Median Household Income

Households in Macon-Bibb County, GA have a median annual income of $41,334, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $39,931 in 2018, which represents a 3.51% annual growth. The following chart shows how the median household income in Macon-Bibb County, GA compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

Income by Location

In 2019, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Macon-Bibb County, GA was Census Tract 134.10 with a value of $91,116, followed by Census Tract 134.08 and Census Tract 136.06, with respective values of $89,600 and $77,143. The following map shows all of the places in Macon-Bibb County, GA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).