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About Macon, Georgia
Known as the Heart of Georgia, Macon is a large metropolitan city in Bibb County with a population of well over 90,000. Macon is so large, some of the city spills into Jones county.
Macon is the sixth largest metropolitan city in Georgia, boasting a population of almost 100,000 and over forty-five neighborhoods and residential communities. Macon is a historically significant city of the South, which is evident in its architecture and museum districts.
Neighborhoods in Macon include the following: Unionville, Sherwood Forest, City Center, Wesleyan Estates, Payne, City Center, Skipperton, Vineville, Lorane, Cherokee, Ingleside, and Cross Keys.
Planning your move to Macon, Georgia? Here are some additional factors to consider:
- Cost of Living - Macon's cost of living is approximately 27% lower than the US average, as a result Macon has low housing rates, but equally low wages.
- Housing - Macon is one of the most affordable cities to live in all of Georgia. The median home value is estimated at $109,248 although caution is advised - there are many unsafe neighborhoods with high crime rates, so avoid extremely low housing rates! Houses in Macon's costlier neighborhoods average between $205,000 (Ingleside) and $270,000 (Walter F. George School of Law neighborhood). Rentals are highly affordable, with a low median rental rate of only $469 per month.
- Demographics - Macon is a very ethnically diverse city and has a slightly higher than average education level than most US cities. An estimated 17% of Macon residents have attained at least a Bachelor's degree. The workforce is a mix of blue-collar and white-collar jobs, with sales and office work dominating other industries.
Moving to Macon, Georgia
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