Demographics

Butts County

Demographics:

Population: 19,522
Total Area: 186.6 Square Miles
Incorporated: December 24, 1825
County Seat: Jackson, Georgia
Household Growth, 2008-2013: Greater than 15%
Median Household Income: 50,000 – 60,000

The County has a diverse population that is 69 percent white and 29 percent black.
The remaining 2 percent comprises a mixture of other ethnicities.

Weather/Geography:

Butts County is well situated to escape climate extremes.  The climate is a blend of the maritime and continental types.  In short, the climate is truly equable.

The twelve month average temperature is ____ degrees Fahrenheit.  Butts County experiences highs in the summer of mid 90’s and lows in the winter in lower 30’s.

Macon / Bibb County

Demographics

Population: 153,887
Total Area: 250 Square Miles
Incorporated: December 9, 1852
County Seat: Macon, Georgia
Household Growth, 2008-2013: Greater than 15% (North Bibb)
Median Household Income: Greater than $60,000 (North Bibb)

The County has a diverse population that is 49 percent white and 48 percent black.
The remaining 3 percent comprises a mixture of other ethnicities

Weather/Geography

Macon is well situated to escape climate extremes.  The climate is a blend of the maritime and continental types.  In short, the climate is truly equable.

The twelve month average temperature is 64.4 degrees Fahrenheit. Macon experiences highs in the summer of mid 90’s and lows in the winter in lower 30’s.

Macon lies just southeast of the middle of the state at 354 feet above sea level.  The city is conveniently situated on the Ocmulgee River.  Much of the area’s terrain is flat and covered with tall pine trees, while Macon’s historic Downtown boasts beautiful cherry trees, shade trees, and numerous parks.