About Middle Georgia
There are more than 18,000 businesses in this Middle Georgia region, with general construction, banking and finance, healthcare, and public administration accounting for the top four industries. The labor force currently stands at approximately 227,000 with an anticipated 600 new jobs in 2020, with hourly pay in the Macon area growing at twice the of the national rate. Notable business re-locations and/or expansion projects in Region 6 include Five Below, Amazon, Perdue Farms, and Irving Consumer Products.
Warner Robins is best known as the home of Robins Air Force Base, and the Museum of Aviation is the second largest aerospace museum of the U.S. Air Force. Macon is a music mecca - from the Big House of the Allman Brothers Band fame to the birth place of Little Richard and Jason Aldean. And while in Macon, don’t miss the Tubman Museum which focuses on African-American art, history and culture.