|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Macon is 5,475. Macon, Missouri is the 4,564th largest city in the US.
Macon is located entirely in Macon County.
The peak population of Macon was in 1990, when its population was 5,580. In 1990, Macon was the 3,771st largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 4,564th largest city in the US. Macon is currently 1.9% smaller than it was in 1990.
Macon has shrunk 1.0% since the year 2000. Macon, Missouri's growth is below average. 62% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Macon has a population density of 912 people per square mile.
|4559||Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin||5,487||-8.7%|
|4560||Spring Valley, Illinois||5,486||0.7%|
|4561||St. Paul Park, Minnesota||5,486||7.6%|
|4563||St. Clair, Michigan||5,477||-5.4%|
|4567||Williamsville, New York||5,469||-1.6%|
|4568||Walterboro, South Carolina||5,463||1.8%|
The total voting age population of Macon, Missouri, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,936. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 25.6% of the residents of Macon are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Macon are 87.5% White, 4.6% Two or more races, 4.5% Black, 1.5% American Indian, 1.3% Asian and 0.6% Other. Additionally, 2.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Macon, 15.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.2%. On a per-household basis, 12.4% of families are below the poverty line in Macon.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.1% of Macon residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 83.9% of Macon residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.1% have a bachelor's degree and 5.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Macon residents aged 5 and older, 3.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Macon is 7.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Macon, 15.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Macon is $36,991.
In Macon, 59.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.5% of housing units in Macon.
Of all the housing units in Macon, 21.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Macon, 13.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 330 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Macon is $535.
In Macon, 66.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.