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Macon, Missouri - Basic Facts

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The City of Macon had a population of 5,484 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Macon is located at latitude 39.7421 and longitude -92.4705 in Macon County. The formal boundaries for the City of Macon (see map below) encompass a land area of 6 sq. miles and a water area of 0.3 sq. miles. Macon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 873 feet.

The City of Macon (GNIS ID: 2395803) 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.

The City of Macon is located within Township of Hudson, a minor civil division (MCD) of Macon County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Macon population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Macon: Macon City.

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Macon, MO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 5,484
Daytime Population: Workers 4,031
Daytime Population: Residents 3,078
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,109
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.30
Population in Households 5,314
Population in Familes 4,016
Population in Group Qrtrs 170
Population Density2 914
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $37,570
Average Household Income $52,587
Per Capita Income $23,321


Total Housing Units 2,736 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,491 (54.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 870 (31.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 375 (13.7%)
Median Home Value $106,055
Average Home Value $137,726


Total Households 2,361
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 1,380
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.03% -0.19%
Households -0.05% -0.24%
Families 0.23% -0.35%
Median Household Income   0.52%
Per Capita Income   1.96%

Macon, MO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Macon to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 134 87th
Population Density # 426 59th
Diversity Index # 265 74th
Median Household Income # 707 32nd
Per Capita Income # 459 56th

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