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.