Industries

Since 2017, MBCIA has generated more than $1.3 billion in private investment, created over 2,500 new jobs and retained over 750 jobs. Learn more about the industries investing in Macon-Bibb County.

76.4%

Prime Age Workforce Participation (25-54 yrs)

56.9%

Participate in Workforce over 16 yrs old

63.5k

Macon-Bibb County Workforce

2.1%

Employment Growth Rate

Employment by Industries

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Macon-Bibb County, GA grew at a rate of 2.1%, from 62.2k employees to 63.5k employees. The most common employment sectors for those who live in Macon-Bibb County, GA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (10,402 people), Retail Trade (7,765 people), and Educational Services (6,705 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Macon-Bibb County, GA, though some of these residents may live in Macon-Bibb County, GA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

Employment by Occupations

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Macon-Bibb County, GA grew at a rate of 2.1%, from 62.2k employees to 63.5k employees. The most common job groups, by number of people living in Macon-Bibb County, GA, are Sales & Related Occupations (8,074 people), Office & Administrative Support Occupations (7,277 people), and Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (5,055 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Macon-Bibb County, GA.

Domestic Production & Consumption

In 2018, the top outbound Georgia product (by dollars) was Motorized vehicles with $64B, followed by Mixed freight ($52.9B) and Electronics ($50.2B). The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Georgia products.

Domestic Trade Growth

In 2018, total outbound Georgia trade was $573B. This is expected to increase 103% to $1.16T by 2045. The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Georgia trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

Interstate Trade

In 2018, the top outbound Georgia domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Florida with $44.2B, followed by South Carolina with $27.4B and Alabama and $27.4B. The following map shows the amount of trade that Georgia shares with each state (excluding itself).