Macon, GA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 44,475 housing units in Macon. This represents a 2.3% decline from 45,499 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 44,379 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 96 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Macon is about 49.9%. Macon's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 13.2%. Average household size is 2.44 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Macon were built after 1963.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.70%
One Bedroom15%
Two Bedrooms34.50%
Three Bedrooms38.50%
Four Bedrooms8.30%
Five Bedrooms or more2%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.49
Median year structure was built1960
Median Value of occupied units$67,900
Median Price asked for vacant units$54,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.39
Median year structure was built1966
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$347

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.30%
Second Mortgage6.80%
Home Equity Loan6%
Simple Mortgage52.10%
Debt Free34.70%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.2%