Macon Metro Area, Georgia 

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Population

230,096

11% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.9%

Median Income

$39,609

Avg. Home Price

$105,300

United States / Georgia / Macon Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Macon Metro Area, Georgia

Small city / military town - Central Georgia, 80 miles southeast of Atlanta
Pros
-Cost of living and housing
-Historic interest
-Healthcare
Cons
-Summer heat
-Property crime
-Entertainment


What Bert Has To Say About Macon Metro Area

Macon is a typical Mid-sized Southern city in both appearance and feel, with roots as a textile mill town. The downtown area has a large and well-used riverfront park, and the city has more entries on the National Register of Historic Places than any other city in Georgia. The area has a richer cultural and art presence than many others of its type. The Georgia Music Hall of Fame highlights state music achievements, and the city is well known for Southern-style music, food and restaurants. Three hospitals add a strong healthcare presence.


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Country: United States
State: Georgia
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Metro Area: Macon Metro Area
City: Macon, Forsyth, 10 total
Zip Codes: 31210, 31204, 31206, 31217, 31216, 31029, 31211, 31032, 31220, 31052, 22 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 354 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Macon Metro Area is 5.9% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Macon Metro Area jobs have increased by 0.65%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Macon Metro Area's cost of living is 16.00% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Macon Metro Area's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Macon Metro Area's population is 230,096 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 11.36%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Macon Metro Area is $105,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.67%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Macon Metro Area public schools spend $10,389 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Macon Metro Area. Learn More...

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ZIP CODES IN MACON METRO AREA, GEORGIA
31210, 31204, 31206, 31217, 31216, 31029, 31211, 31032, 31220, 31052, 22 total
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