Bibb County, Georgia

Bibb County Courthouse, circa 1876
Lake Tobesofkee in the Wintertime

Located in the U.S. state of Georgia.

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Macon metropolitan area, Georgia

Satellite imagery showing the New York metropolitan area at night. Long Island extends to the east of the central core of Manhattan.

The Macon metropolitan area is a metropolitan area consisting of five counties in Central Georgia (Bibb, Crawford, Jones, Monroe, and Twiggs) anchored by the principal city of Macon.

Houston County, Georgia

County located in the central portion of the U.S. state of Georgia.

Houston County Schools headquarters
Flat Creek Public Fishing Area

The county was created on May 15, 1821, along with 4 other counties in the state, and later reduced in size with the formation of Bibb, Crawford, Pike, Macon, and Peach counties.

Central Georgia

Harmonic Hall, circa 1876 - DPLA

Central Georgia is the area containing the metropolitan region surrounding the city of Macon, in Bibb County in the U.S. state of Georgia.

Macon, Georgia

Consolidated city-county in the U.S. state of Georgia.

Child labor in Macon, 1909. Photo by Lewis Hine.
Wesleyan College circa 1877
Location of Macon within Bibb County before consolidation
The Macon-Bibb County Courthouse
Location of the Macon-Warner Robins-Fort Valley CSA and its components:
Cherry Blossom Festival
Georgia State Fair
Fort Benjamin Hawkins
Macon City Auditorium - world's largest true copper dome
Ocmulgee Riverwalk
Central City Skatepark
Central City Park, 1877
Mercer University
MTA-MAC City Bus

In a 2012 referendum, voters approved the consolidation of the governments of the City of Macon and Bibb County, and Macon became Georgia's fourth-largest city (just after Augusta).

Interstate 75 in Georgia

Interstate 75 (I-75) in the US state of Georgia travels north–south along the U.S. Route 41 (US 41) corridor in the central part of the state, traveling through the cities of Valdosta, Macon, and Atlanta.

I-75 cosigned with I-85 in Downtown Atlanta
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A section of I-75 in Cartersville.
View of southbound I-75 at Jonesboro Road. Overhead signs are visible along the South Metro Express Lanes located in the freeway's median.
I-75 north at exit 156 in Bibb County in 2016; the left three lanes are for the I-475 bypass of Macon

It was under construction from Unadilla to just north of the Crawford–Bibb county line.

Monroe County, Georgia

County located in the central portion of the U.S. state of Georgia.

A highway sign designating the border between Nicholas and Greenbrier counties in West Virginia along a secondary road

Bibb County (southeast)

William Wyatt Bibb

United States Senator from Georgia, the first governor of the Alabama Territory, and the first Governor of the U.S. state of Alabama.

Bibb County, Alabama, and Bibb County, Georgia, are named for him.

Interstate 16

East–west Interstate Highway located entirely within the US state of Georgia.

I-16 in Ocmulgee Mounds National Historical Park
Northbound I-95 at the interchange with I-16 near Savannah
End of I-16 east in downtown Savannah
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collapsed bridge of SR 86 over I-16

I-16 begins at an interchange with I-75/SR 540, just northwest of downtown Macon, in Bibb County.

Georgia State Route 11

Australian State Route 3 marker

State Route 11 (SR 11) is a 376 mi state highway in the U.S. state of Georgia, traveling through portions of Echols, Lanier, Berrien, Irwin, Ben Hill, Wilcox, Pulaski, Houston, Peach, Bibb, Jones, Jasper, Newton, Walton, Barrow, Jackson, Hall, White, Lumpkin, and Union counties.

Consolidated city-county

Formed when one or more cities and their surrounding county merge into one unified jurisdiction.

Rules and orders for the regulation of the corporation when met in Common Council, Philadelphia, circa 1800–1809

Macon (and Payne) with Bibb County, Georgia