Macon metropolitan area, Georgia
The Macon metropolitan area is a metropolitan area consisting of five counties in Central Georgia (Bibb, Crawford, Jones, Monroe, and Twiggs) anchored by the principal city of Macon. The Office of Management and Budget defines the area as one of its metropolitan statistical areas (the Macon, GA MSA), a designation used for statistical purposes by the United States Census Bureau and other agencies.
Places with more than 100,000 inhabitants
- Macon (Consolidated City-County) (Principal city) Pop:155,369
Places with 1,000 to 10,000 inhabitants
Places with less than 1,000 inhabitants
- Payne (formerly incorporated)
As of the census of 2000, there were 222,368 people, 84,338 households, and 58,788 families residing within the MSA. The racial makeup of the MSA was 56.26% White, 41.37% African American, 0.21% Native American, 0.85% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 0.48% from other races, and 0.80% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.30% of the population.
The median income for a household in the MSA was $38,297, and the median income for a family was $44,810. Males had a median income of $33,480 versus $23,523 for females. The per capita income for the MSA was $17,558.
Combined Statistical Area
The Macon–Warner Robins–Fort Valley Combined Statistical Area (CSA) includes eight counties in Georgia within the Macon and Warner Robins metropolitan statistical areas. As of the 2010 Census, the CSA had a population of 411,898. As of July 1, 2017, the population is now estimated to be 420,693.
Component Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs)
- Macon MSA (Bibb, Crawford, Jones, Monroe, and Twiggs counties)
- Warner Robins MSA (Houston, Peach, and Pulaski counties)
- "Table 1. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009 (CBSA-EST2009-01)". 2009 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2010-03-23. Archived from the original (CSV) on June 15, 2010. Retrieved 2010-03-25.
- "Metropolitan and Micropolitan Statistical Areas: 2010-2017". www.census.gov. US Census Bureau. Retrieved 2018-04-01.
- "U.S. Census website". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.