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Time Zone: Bibb County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Macon is the Seat for Bibb County.

Bibb County was founded in 1822. Bibb was created by taking area from Houston, , and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Bibb had a population of 156,060 people. This is an increase of 1.41% since the last Census (which gave a population of 153,887 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Bibb represented 1.88% of the total population of Georgia, making it the state's 9th most populous county (out of 159 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

YearPopulationChange
Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
2010155,547+1.08%-0.33% since 2009
2009156,060+1.41%+0.63% since 2008
2008155,079+0.77%+0.12% since 2007
2007154,891+0.65% 
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2000153,887The Last Census

More information can be found on the Bibb County Census Page for Bibb County.

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Websites for Bibb County

Official Website:   www.co.bibb.ga.us/

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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