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Bibb County, Georgia (GA)

County population in 2014: 153,905 (86% urban, 14% rural); it was 153,887 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 23,740
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 9,797
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 35,086
Renter-occupied apartments: 26,758 (it was 24,581 in 2000)
% of renters here:

41%
State:

34%

Land area: 250 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 616 people per square mile   (high).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bibb County: 90.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (23.2%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (19.3%), Educational, health and social services (15.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 65%
  • Government: 3%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 32%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Bibb County, Georgia:

  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (51.9%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (42.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (2.8%)
  • Asian alone (1.6%)
  • Two or more races (1.2%)
Median resident age:  35.0 years
Georgia median age:  35.0 years
Males: 72,512  (47.1%)
Females: 81,393  (52.9%)

Bibb County,GA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Bibb County:

2.0 people
Georgia:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $36,327 ($34,532 in 1999)

This county:

$36327
Georgia:

$47829

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $549 (lower quartile is $426, upper quartile is $681)
This county:

$549
State:

$676


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $123,000 (it was $82,700 in 2000)
Bibb:

$123,000
Georgia:

$141,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $70,800 - $182,400

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $154,937
Here:

$154,937
State:

$200,877

Townhouses or other attached units: $123,553
Here:

$123,553
State:

$169,988

In 2-unit structures: $45,180
Here:

$45,180
State:

$128,425

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $199,076
Here:

$199,076
State:

$110,383

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $347,816
Here:

$347,816
State:

$228,404

Mobile homes: $43,389
Here:

$43,389
State:

$47,602
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,184
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $381

Institutionalized population: 3,480

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 8
  • Rapes: 12
  • Robberies: 34
  • Assaults: 154
  • Burglaries: 627
  • Thefts: 2005
  • Auto thefts: 340
Bibb County, GA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 531 buildings, average cost: $108,100
  • 2007: 430 buildings, average cost: $134,600
  • 2008: 179 buildings, average cost: $164,300
  • 2009: 108 buildings, average cost: $163,100
  • 2010: 192 buildings, average cost: $131,200
  • 2011: 86 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2012: 71 buildings, average cost: $163,900
  • 2013: 72 buildings, average cost: $230,200
  • 2014: 92 buildings, average cost: $164,200

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,670 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $956 (1.1%)

Bibb County household income distribution in 2009 Bibb County home values distribution Bibb County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.2%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.0% for Black residents, 28.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.1% for American Indian residents, 10.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 17.3% for other race residents, 32.4% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 29.2%
Bibb County:

29.2%
Georgia:

19.0%
(10.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.0% for Black residents, 27.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.9% for American Indian residents, 10.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 15.0% for other race residents, 35.6% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 35 years old
(Males: 33 years old, Females: 36 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44 years old, Black residents: 32 years old, American Indian residents: 66 years old, Asian residents: 37 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28 years old, Other race residents: 29 years old)

Area name: Macon, GA MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Bibb County is $487 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $542 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $668 a month.

Cities in this county include: Macon, Lizella, Rutland, Swift Creek, Payne.

Bibb County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

2012 air pollution in Bibb County:

Lead: 0.0027 µg/m3 (standard limit: 1.5 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.
Ozone (1-hour): 0.028 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual: 20.3 µg/m3. Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 11.1 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Above U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.001 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Bleckley County , Lauderdale County, Mississippi , Leake County, Mississippi , Neshoba County, Mississippi , Noxubee County, Mississippi , Winston County, Mississippi .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.5%
Georgia:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 8,815
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 77.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 21.3%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,897 (43% naturalized citizens)

Bibb County:

1.9%
Whole state:

7.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 970
  • 1990 to 1994: 492
  • 1985 to 1989: 369
  • 1980 to 1984: 280
  • 1975 to 1979: 177
  • 1970 to 1974: 170
  • 1970 to 1974: 150
  • 1965 to 1969: 289

Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 85.6%

Bibb County marital status for males Bibb County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 43,737
  • One, attached: 1,991
  • Two: 4,574
  • 3 or 4: 4,071
  • 5 to 9: 5,277
  • 10 to 19: 2,070
  • 20 or more: 3,251
  • Mobile homes: 2,205
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 18

Housing units in Bibb County with a mortgage: 22,140 (2,614 second mortgage, 2,437 home equity loan, 95 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 9,662

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

75.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Bibb County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant50,855134
Black Protestant17,20952
Mainline Protestant16,43534
Catholic6,1533
Other3,00610
Orthodox2002
None61,689-
Bibb County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 39
Bibb County:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.91 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
This county:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

0.86 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 124
Bibb County:

8.01 / 10,000 pop.
Georgia:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 121
This county:

7.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.41 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Bibb County:

12.8%
Georgia:

10.4%

Adult obesity rate:
Bibb County:

30.8%
State:

27.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.1%
State:

14.6%

Agriculture in Bibb County:

Average size of farms: 181 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $35,076
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $209.30
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 5.06%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 79.32%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $29,834
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 19.12%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $23,487
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 85.71%
Average age of principal farm operators: 59 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 10.04
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 16.85%
Corn for grain: 205 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1140 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 542 harvested acres
Vegetables: 54 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 645 acres

Earthquake activity:

Bibb County-area historical earthquake activity is near Georgia state average. It is 84% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.1 miles away from Bibb County center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 161.3 miles away from the county center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 211.7 miles away from the county center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 242.3 miles away from the county center
On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB) earthquake occurred 204.6 miles away from Bibb County center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 206.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • GeorgiaSevere Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: May 11, 2008 to May 12, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1761): May 23, 2008, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1761, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • GeorgiaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 27, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3218): September 5, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3218, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • GeorgiaTropical Storm Frances, Incident Period: September 3, 2004 to October 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1560): September 24, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1560, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • GeorgiaSevere Storms, Tornadoes and Flooding, Incident Period: February 14, 1998 to May 11, 1998, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1209): March 11, 1998, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1209, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • GeorgiaTornadoes, Flooding, Heavy Rain, Tropical Storm Alberto, Incident Period: July 3, 1994 to July 25, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1033): July 7, 1994, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1033, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm, Tornado, Flood, Heavy Rain
  • GeorgiaSevere Snowfall, Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared (EM-3097): March 15, 1993, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3097, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • GeorgiaFlooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: February 10, 1990 to February 24, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-857): February 23, 1990, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-857, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • GeorgiaDrought, Incident Period: July 20, 1977, Emergency Declared (EM-3044): July 20, 1977, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3044, Natural disaster type: Drought

The number of natural disasters in Bibb County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • India (12%)
  • Mexico (11%)
  • Korea (8%)
  • United Kingdom (6%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • Japan (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Bibb County (%):

  • United States or American (15%)
  • English (8%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • German (4%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • Italian (1%)

Bibb County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 50,545 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 9,007 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 751 (1%)
  • Subway or elevated: 38 (0%)
  • Railroad: 8 (0%)
  • Taxi: 234 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 25 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 107 (0%)
  • Walked: 887 (1%)
  • Other means: 432 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,195 (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Bibb County, Georgia in 2000:

  • 1,697 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 1,215 people in nursing homes
  • 970 people in state prisons
  • 430 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 264 people in halfway houses
  • 225 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 137 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 71 people in other group homes
  • 63 people in institutions for the blind
  • 51 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 50 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 48 people in unknown juvenile institutions
  • 37 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 8 people in institutions for the deaf
  • 7 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 5 people in religious group quarters
  • 5 people in other nonhousehold living situations

People in group quarters in Bibb County, Georgia in 2010:

  • 2,102 people in college/university student housing
  • 985 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 890 people in state prisons
  • 889 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 219 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 187 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 180 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 157 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 121 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 108 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 75 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 68 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 45 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 16 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $46,190.

6.88% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($31,991 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.88%
Georgia average:

9.45%


0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($148 average AGI)
Bibb County:

0.03%
Georgia average:

0.08%

4.78% relocated from other counties in Georgia ($20,286 average AGI)
2.08% relocated from other states ($11,557 average AGI)
Bibb County:

2.08%
Georgia average:

3.48%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Houston County, GA  0.90% ($30,954 average AGI)
from Jones County, GA  0.56% ($27,016)
from Fulton County, GA  0.30% ($28,280)
from Monroe County, GA  0.29% ($46,563)
from Peach County, GA  0.19% ($33,785)
from Twiggs County, GA  0.18% ($21,198)
from Crawford County, GA  0.17% ($27,011)


7.34% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,056 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.34%
Georgia average:

9.32%


0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($106 average AGI)
Bibb County:

0.05%
Georgia average:

0.09%

5.15% relocated to other counties in Georgia ($21,778 average AGI)
2.14% relocated to other states ($11,171 average AGI)
Bibb County:

2.14%
Georgia average:

3.33%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Houston County, GA  0.95% ($31,685 average AGI)
to Jones County, GA  0.55% ($29,427)
to Monroe County, GA  0.39% ($44,831)
to Fulton County, GA  0.38% ($29,197)
to DeKalb County, GA  0.22% ($24,927)
to Peach County, GA  0.20% ($36,097)
to Crawford County, GA  0.19% ($30,495)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.6
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 16.0

Births per 1000 population in Bibb County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.8

Deaths per 1000 population in Bibb County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 16.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 13.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Bibb County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.8%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.6%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Bibb County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Bibb County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 25,375 (19,051 aged, 6,324 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 3,165 (7%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Bibb County, Georgia in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1681)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1512)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1434)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (1025)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (876)
  • Congestive heart failure (756)
  • Unspecified dementia (721)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (632)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (614)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (531)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.93
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 25561.64
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 569.7
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 61675.58

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1577.610
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1070.890
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 12.91

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 42.28
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 100.050

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9.68
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 137.2. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of homicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 100.1
  • Other - 37.1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 111.2. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 79.7
  • Suffocation - 20.4
  • Other - 11.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 149,496
  • In family households: 123,727 (20,525 male householders, 18,189 female householders)
    22,613 spouses, 46,186 children (42,820 natural, 1,126 adopted, 2,240 stepchildren), 5,754 grandchildren, 2,095 brothers or sisters, 1,418 parents, 2,642 other relatives, 3,654 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 25,769 (9,319 male householders (7,502 living alone)), 12,262 female householders (10,742 living alone)), 4,188 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 6,051 (3,480 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 16,076 2-persons, 9,552 3-persons, 7,108 4-persons, 3,404 5-persons, 1,505 6-persons, 1,069 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 18,244 1-person, 2,762 2-persons, 385 3-persons, 145 4-persons, 25 5-persons, 10 6-persons, 10 7-or-more-persons.

19,119 married couples with children.
15,667 single-parent households (1,738 men, 13,929 women).

96.0% of residents of Bibb County speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (58% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English very well, 23% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (59% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (89% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 3% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $1,217,538,000 ($7846 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $62,713,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $473,557,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $284,149,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,544,000
Federal grants: $298,315,000
Federal procurement contracts: $54,385,000 ($13,204,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $100,588,000 ($17,791,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $109,643,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $53,888,000
Federal Government insurance: $50,682,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 13,221
Here:

85 per 1000 residents
State:

79 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 8,463
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +830
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -4,374
Here -28 per 1000 residents
State +26 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Bibb County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 33.44 millions of gallons per day (1% from ground, 99% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.2

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 705
  • 2000 to 2004: 7,404
  • 1990 to 1999: 9,764
  • 1980 to 1989: 8,999
  • 1970 to 1979: 11,579
  • 1960 to 1969: 12,115
  • 1950 to 1959: 10,469
  • 1940 to 1949: 2,537
  • 1939 or earlier: 6,372
Rooms in houses/apartments in Bibb County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 45
  • 2 rooms: 117
  • 3 rooms: 856
  • 4 rooms: 1,868
  • 5 rooms: 6,810
  • 6 rooms: 9,904
  • 7 rooms: 6,726
  • 8 rooms: 4,431
  • 9+ rooms: 4,329
  • 1 room: 525
  • 2 rooms: 2,241
  • 3 rooms: 4,230
  • 4 rooms: 7,204
  • 5 rooms: 5,713
  • 6 rooms: 2,943
  • 7 rooms: 1,181
  • 8 rooms: 348
  • 9+ rooms: 196
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Bibb County, Georgia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 75
  • 1 bedroom: 645
  • 2 bedrooms: 6,059
  • 3 bedrooms: 20,255
  • 4 bedrooms: 6,685
  • 5+ bedrooms: 1,367
  • no bedroom: 769
  • 1 bedroom: 6,163
  • 2 bedrooms: 10,490
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,957
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,076
  • 5+ bedrooms: 126
Cars and other vehicles available in Bibb County, Georgia in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 1,527
  • 1 vehicle: 9,495
  • 2 vehicles: 15,739
  • 3 vehicles: 6,136
  • 4 vehicles: 1,654
  • 5+ vehicles: 535
  • no vehicle: 5,896
  • 1 vehicle: 12,069
  • 2 vehicles: 5,335
  • 3 vehicles: 979
  • 4 vehicles: 146
  • 5+ vehicles: 156

54% of Bibb County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 64% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 57% lived in Georgia.

Bibb County:

53.6%
State average:

50.8%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 118925
  • Northeast: 5486
  • Midwest: 5128
  • South: 18355
  • West: 2204

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $67,900


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Bibb County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (69.0%)
  • Electricity (26.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.1%)
  • Utility gas (51.4%)
  • Electricity (45.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2,197
Here:

11.6%
Georgia:

8.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 1,630
Here:

18.0%
Georgia:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,851
Here:

38.5%
Georgia:

22.9%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Bibb County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Police Protection: $12,706,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,390,000
    Regular Highways: $4,268,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,070,000
    Health - Other: $383,000
    Local Fire Protection: $103,000
    Correctional Institutions: $90,000
    General Public Buildings: $69,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000
  • Current Operations - Judicial and Legal Services: $14,379,000
    Police Protection: $12,739,000
    Correctional Institutions: $9,226,000
    Health - Other: $6,868,000
    Regular Highways: $6,051,000
    General - Other: $5,777,000
    Financial Administration: $4,954,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,250,000
    Libraries: $2,866,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,653,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,153,000
    Parks and Recreation: $2,017,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,786,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,777,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $461,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $214,000
    Local Fire Protection: $140,000
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $46,441,000
    Corporate Bonds: $18,954,000
    Benefit Payments: $5,406,000
    Total Cash and Deposits: $2,140,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,583,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $18,930,000
    Local Fire Protection: $6,729,000
    Health - Other: $19,000
    Solid Waste Management: $9,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $671,000
    Police Protection: $641,000
    Regular Highways: $582,000
    Correctional Institutions: $339,000
    Central Staff Services: $244,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $117,000
    Financial Administration: $97,000
    General - Other: $42,000
    Health - Other: $13,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $6,000
    General Public Building: $6,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $29,208,000
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $46,000

Bibb County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $2,895,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,426,000
    Parks and Recreation: $547,000
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $4,191,000
    From Parent Local Government: $3,828,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,120,000
    Health and Hospitals: $503,000
    General Local Government Support: $13,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,657,000
    Health and Hospitals: $649,000
    General Local Government Support: $211,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $6,399,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $4,863,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,101,000
    Rents: $738,000
    Special Assessments: $382,000
    Sale of Property: $81,000
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $3,754,000
    Health and Hospitals: $2,644,000
    Public Welfare: $131,000
    Highways: $25,000
  • Tax - Property: $55,366,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $44,061,000
    Other Selective Sales: $4,068,000
    Public Utility License: $1,560,000
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $1,104,000
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $849,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $520,000

Bibb County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $86,541,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $75,554,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,987,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $935,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $900,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $35,000

Bibb County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $29,391,000
  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $13,538,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $64,405,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,724,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 6,270
  • Number of aged recipients: 500
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 5,770
  • Number of recipients under 18: 1,095
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 3,932
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 1,243
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 2,372
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 2,774
Bibb County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Bibb County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 41 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED546$124,780364$152,3901,597$150,25090$45,46715$555,200353$82,96916$60,813
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED13$120,30820$160,650134$131,2848$32,1250$011$81,7272$49,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED88$114,65980$97,463816$131,708140$38,1640$094$75,03216$65,688
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN78$116,89755$151,309511$140,96916$48,1880$024$101,2503$66,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS25$115,72017$138,529141$123,83011$72,1820$011$74,6364$111,750
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 26 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED63$159,25469$195,5942$83,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED17$203,94131$168,8713$94,333
APPLICATIONS DENIED14$190,85710$217,6003$117,000
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$99,0007$238,4292$62,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$232,5007$189,8570$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in Bibb County, GA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1,45769.9 years
Mary1,37877.7 years
William1,16171.5 years
John1,15572.4 years
Willie1,07171.0 years
Robert85369.7 years
Annie72278.9 years
George56572.1 years
Charles55669.7 years
Mattie40679.2 years
Most common last names in Bibb County, GA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith89573.1 years
Jones69272.5 years
Williams68072.1 years
Johnson64172.3 years
Brown62272.4 years
Davis50871.9 years
Jackson46971.6 years
Thomas38271.2 years
Moore31372.4 years
Taylor27571.8 years
Businesses in Bibb County, GA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2La Quinta2
Academy Sports + Outdoors1La-Z-Boy1
Ace Hardware2Lane Bryant1
Advance Auto Parts4LensCrafters2
Aeropostale2Little Caesars Pizza2
American Eagle Outfitters1Long John Silver's2
Ann Taylor1Lowe's2
Applebee's2Macy's1
Arby's4Marriott5
Ashley Furniture1Marshalls1
AutoZone3MasterBrand Cabinets3
Avenue1Mazda1
BMW1McDonald's8
Barnes & Noble1Men's Wearhouse2
Baskin-Robbins1Microtel1
Bath & Body Works3Motel 62
Baymont Inn2Motherhood Maternity2
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance1
Best Western2Nike13
Blockbuster2Nissan1
Burger King7Office Depot1
CVS7Old Navy1
Catherines1Olive Garden1
Charlotte Russe1Outback1
Chevrolet1Outback Steakhouse1
Chick-Fil-A5Panera Bread1
Chico's1Papa John's Pizza3
Chuck E. Cheese's1Payless2
Church's Chicken5Penske3
Cinnabon 1PetSmart1
Circle K8Pier 1 Imports1
Coldwater Creek1Pizza Hut3
Comfort Inn1Plato's Closet1
Comfort Suites1Popeyes2
Cracker Barrel2Publix Super Markets2
Cricket Wireless5Quality2
Dairy Queen7Quiznos3
Days Inn3RadioShack3
Decora Cabinetry2Ramada1
Discount Tire1Red Lobster1
Domino's Pizza3Red Roof Inn2
DressBarn1Rite Aid2
Dressbarn1Rodeway Inn1
Dunkin Donuts2Rooms To Go1
Econo Lodge2Rue211
Express1Ryan's Grill1
Extended Stay Deluxe1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
FedEx29SAS Shoes1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1SONIC Drive-In2
Foot Locker2Sam's Club1
Ford2Sears2
GNC6Shoe Carnival1
GameStop3Sleep Inn2
Gap1Spencer Gifts1
Goodwill2Sprint Nextel1
Gymboree1Staples1
H&R Block5Starbucks2
Havertys Furniture1Steak 'n Shake2
Hilton2Subaru1
Holiday Inn4Subway16
Home Depot1Super 81
Honda1T-Mobile7
Hyundai1Taco Bell5
IHOP2Talbots1
InTown Suites1Target1
J. Jill1Toyota1
JCPenney1Travelodge1
JoS. A. Bank1U-Haul6
Jones New York2UPS31
Journeys2Vans2
Justice1Verizon Wireless2
KFC5Victoria's Secret1
Kincaid1Volkswagen1
Kmart1Waffle House10
Knights Inn1Walgreens5
Kohl's1Walmart3
Kroger6Wingate1

Bibb County on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest lead air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Black Protestant adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"