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Macon, North Carolina - Basic Facts

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The Town of Macon had a population of 126 as of July 1, 2017. Macon ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Macon is located at latitude 36.4396 and longitude -78.0839 in Warren County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Macon (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Warren County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 381 feet.

The Town of Macon (GNIS ID: 2406072) 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 Town of Macon is located within Township of Sixpound, a minor civil division (MCD) of Warren 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: Burnt Ordinary, Chestnut Crossroads, Macon Depot.

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


Total Population 126
Daytime Population: Workers 20
Daytime Population: Residents 83
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 103
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 126
Population in Familes 105
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 268
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $46,407
Average Household Income $58,507
Per Capita Income $26,013


Total Housing Units 68 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 48 (70.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 7 (10.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (19.1%)
Median Home Value $179,167
Average Home Value $305,851


Total Households 55
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 40
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 0.79% 0.0%
Households 0.78% 0.0%
Families 0.71% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.49%
Per Capita Income   2.17%

Macon, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Macon to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina 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 # 708 4th
Population Density # 588 21st
Diversity Index # 420 43rd
Median Household Income # 265 64th
Per Capita Income # 242 67th

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