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The City of Macon had a population of 2,525 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Macon is located at latitude 33.1054 and longitude -88.5609 in Noxubee County. The formal boundaries for the City of Macon encompass a land area of 3.83 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Noxubee County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 197 feet.
The City of Macon has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Total Population||2,525 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,393 (94.8%)|
|Population in Families||1,988 (78.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||132 ( 5.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$26,608|
|Average Household Income||$39,540|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$14,434|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||1,159 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||600 (51.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||354 (30.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||205 (17.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$75,916|
|Average Home Value||$132,095|
|Housing Affordability Index3||204|
|Average Household Size||2.51|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.45%|
|Per Capita Income||0.95%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.99%|
The table below compares Macon to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 103||72nd|
|Population Density||# 116||68th|
|Median Household Income||# 321||12th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 153||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 322||11th|
|Diversity Index||# 262||28th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.