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.
Prime Age Workforce Participation (25-54 yrs)
Participate in Workforce over 16 yrs old
Macon-Bibb County Workforce
Employment Growth Rate
- Employment by Industries
- Employment by Occupations
- Domestic Production & Consumption
- Domestic Trade Growth
- Interstate Trade
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
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.