Bibb County

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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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    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. The dental clinic opened in the fall of 2004, and with the assistance of CGTC and other local volunteers, provides prophylaxes, dental X-rays, professional fluoride treatments, sealants and dental extractions free of charge.