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Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Macon, Georgia is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Macon, Georgia is more expensive.

Macon, Georgia cost of living is 84.80.

Housing is the biggest factor in the cost of living difference.
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  COST OF LIVINGMacon, GeorgiaUnited States
  Overall  85100
  Grocery  98.2100
  Health  96100
  Housing  58100
  Utilities  100100
  Transportation  97100
  Miscellaneous  97100


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Not a great place especially for young people

Macon is not a place I would really recommend anyone raising their children and if you happen to live there then stay in northern macon since that's the only place... (Read More)



Macon, GA

graduation rate at Southwest HS is up to 38%!! Difficult to sell a house when people moving to Macon look at the public education system, high crime yet highest... (Read More)



Feels like a developing nation

It is the least progressive place I have ever lived; it has the most amount of churches per capita, yet the 8th highest crime per capita in the nation. Many gangs,... (Read More)



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