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Bibb County, Alabama

PO Box 185
Centreville, AL 35042
Phone: (205) 926-3103
www.dbtech.net/bibbco

In central AL, southeast of Tuscaloosa; organized Feb 9, 1818 (prior to statehood) from Monroe and Montgomery counties. Name Origin: For William Wyatt Bibb (1781-1820), U.S. senator from GA (1813-16) and first governor of AL (1817-20)

Area (sq mi):: 626.16 (land 623.03; water 3.14) Population per square mile: 34.50
Population 2005: 21,516 State rank: 48 Population change: 2000-20005 3.30%; 1990-2000 25.60% Population 2000: 20,826 (White 76.20%; Black or African American 22.20%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.10%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 34.70
Income 2000: per capita $14,105; median household $31,420; Population below poverty level: 20.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,724-$19,130
Unemployment (2004): 5.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): -4.60% Median travel time to work: 31.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Bibb County, Georgia

601 Mulberry St
Macon, GA 31201
Phone: (478) 621-6400
Fax: (478) 621-6329
www.co.bibb.ga.us

In central GA; organized Dec 9, 1822 from Jones, Monroe, Twiggs, and Houston counties. Name Origin: For William Wyatt Bibb (1781-1820), U.S. senator from GA (1813-16) and first governor of AL (1817-20)

Area (sq mi):: 255.13 (land 249.96; water 5.17) Population per square mile: 619.80
Population 2005: 154,918 State rank: 12 Population change: 2000-20005 0.70%; 1990-2000 2.60% Population 2000: 153,887 (White 49.60%; Black or African American 47.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.30%; Asian 1.10%; Other 1.50%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 34.70
Income 2000: per capita $19,058; median household $34,532; Population below poverty level: 19.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $27,053-$29,405
Unemployment (2004): 5.10% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 22.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 14.40%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Macon County seat (94,990)

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    Kay Ivey has announced a $643,840 grant to enhance economic development in Bibb County and immediately create at least 265 new jobs, with more to be added later.
    19 in Bibb County on two counts of insurance fraud and two counts of theft by deception.
    The latest incident is the 40th in Bibb County, and it's the third this week.
    A Hoffman Estates man was behind bars Monday in Bibb County, Georgia, accused of abducting an 11-year-old girl from Orlando, Florida, before his arrest Sunday.
    The county's appeal, filed in Bibb County Superior Court, seeks to reverse a decision that former Assistant Director Larry Dunning and former landfill supervisor Lee Stringer should have been suspended from their jobs for six months instead of being fired.
    Curtis Jones began his job as the new superintendent of Bibb County School District in Georgia In April.
    All middle and high schools of the Bibb County Public Schools, an urban schools system surrounding Macon, Georgia, have also participated in BESS screening from 2009 to the present.
    This property is located in north Bibb County. I-75 provides good linkage between growing north Macon and the downtown area.
    Macon.com out of Macon, Georgia, reports that a Bibb County farmer killed two stray pit bulls that had attacked his hogs on January 3.
    The mission of the Macon Volunteer Clinic, located in downtown Macon, Ga., is to "provide the medically underserved in Bibb County with excellent healthcare in an atmosphere of caring and compassion." (4) The clinic is a free medical/dental care facility that treats working uninsured residents of Bibb County, Ga.
    Kathy Groob (challenger), KY, State Senate D23 Steve Roller (inc.), TN, State Senate D14 Sam Hart (challenger), GA, Bibb County Commission Chair