...a rural community that is at the heart of Mid-America and the historic crossroads of US Highways 63 and 36.
Macon was platted in 1856, and like the county, was was named for Nathaniel Macon. A post office called Macon City was established in 1856, and the name was changed to Macon in 1892.
Macon is a city with a rich cultural heritage and strong vision for the future. The town offers the amenities of a small friendly city with the advantages of a growing city. Cultural, social, civic, and educational opportunities create an excellent quality of life. Macon is known as the "City of Maples" with over 275,000 maple trees.
STAY & PLAY!
Americas Best Value Inn & Suites | Online Booking
Comfort Inn & Suites | On Facebook
Depot Inn & Suites (LaPlata) | Online Booking
Long Branch State Park | Campground Booking
Phillips Place Bed & Breakfast | Online Booking
Shoemaker's RV Park (Bevier) | Online Booking
Super 8 by Wyndham | Online Booking
Welcome Travelier Motel | On Facebook
-Historic Downtown District featuring:
Miller’s Rexall Drugstore-featuring an old fashioned soda fountain
-Entertainment and Activities:
Longbranch Lake State Park-beach, fishing, boating Marina, hiking and cycling
The Island-Mini golf, batting cages
Stay a while and enjoy our community!