Macon County Information

Macon in Georgia occupies 406 square miles and has a 2006 population of 13,817, a change from a 2000 population of 14,080 and 13,114 in 1990. 14.7% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 13.3% percent is 25-35, and 13.4% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 50 acts of violent crime reported in Macon in 2004, a change from 47 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 393 people: 7.3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 6.5%.

Read more about Macon, Georgia in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyMacon 
StateGeorgia 
Land Area406 sq. milesRanked 2,569 of 3,140
Population 200613,817Ranked 2,181 of 3,140
Population 200513,725 
Population 200014,080Ranked 2,159 of 3,140
Population 199013,114Ranked 2,130 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion39.2% 
African American59.5% 
Asian American.7% 
Native American.3% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 57.3% 
Population 5 to 1414.1% 
Population 15 to 2414.7% 
Population 25 to 3413.3% 
Population 35 to 4413.4% 
Population 45 to 5414.4% 
Population 55 to 6410.1% 
Population 65 to 746.6% 
Population 75 and up6.1% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes5047
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes2 
Robberies7 
Aggravated Assaults41 
Total Property Crimes244280
Burglaries65 
Larceny Thefts162 
Motor Vehicle Thefts17 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population5,3865,437
Unemployed Population393352
Unemployment Rate7.3%6.5%

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