Macon is a city located in Macon County Missouri. It is also the county seat of Macon County. With a 2020 population of 5,319, it is the 126th largest city in Missouri and the 4599th largest city in the United States . Macon is currently declining at a rate of -0.21% annually and its population has decreased by -2.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,471 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Macon has a population density of 887 people per square mile.
The average household income in Macon is $48,766 with a poverty rate of 15.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $535 per month, and the median house value is $94,800. The median age in Macon is 38.3 years, 38.8 years for males, and 37.7 years for females.