...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. 



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:

        Antique Shops

        Ben Franklin

        C.A. Shoush Company

        Miller’s Rexall Drugstore-featuring an old fashioned soda fountain

        Originally Worn

        Threads that Bind

        West Winery

-Entertainment and Activities: 

        Carousel Community Theatre

        Lolli Brothers Livestock

        Longbranch Lake State Park-beach, fishing, boating Marina, hiking and cycling

        Maples Repertory Theatre

        Macon Cinema

        Macon Country Club 9-Hole Golf Course

        Macon Skate Center

        Pear Tree Kitchen and Bar

        The Island​-Mini golf, batting cages

Stay a while and enjoy our community!