MI

National Population : 333,590,059
Michigan State Population : 10,348,199

About Bay City, MI

Bay City, MI is located in Bay County in the state of Michigan.

The total City Population for Bay City is about 66,107 with about 1,242 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 69,182.

The Average Home Value is $89,600.00, which is roughly 37% lower than the Average Home Value of $141,234.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 53% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,173.50, which is roughly 20% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,265.00 for the state of Michigan, and roughly 23% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Bay City is about 9.4%.

Michigan is ranked #29 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 38.48 out of 100.

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Voting

Bay County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 21.05% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 54.97%
Democratic: 43.4%
Libertarian: 1.14%
Green: 0.26%
Other: 0.23%


Nearby Locations

Essexville, MI (4.82 mi.)
Kawkawlin, MI (5.90 mi.)
Auburn, MI (8.54 mi.)
Zilwaukee, MI (9.42 mi.)
Munger, MI (9.95 mi.)
Linwood, MI (11.49 mi.)
Freeland, MI (12.78 mi.)
Saginaw, MI (14.02 mi.)
Reese, MI (15.92 mi.)
Pinconning, MI (16.93 mi.)
Fairgrove, MI (17.10 mi.)
Midland, MI (17.85 mi.)
Bridgeport, MI (18.08 mi.)
Akron, MI (18.54 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 48706, 48708
Latitude : 43.609408
Longitude : -83.945174
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 597 ft.
Area Code(s) : 989

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.36
Male Population Estimate : 47.50%
Female Population Estimate : 50.58%
Median Age : 40.5
Male Median Age : 38.9
Female Median Age : 42.2

White Population Estimate : 93.49%
Black Population Estimate : 3.38%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 5.87%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.85%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.39%
Other Population Estimate : 1.78%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Bay City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Bay County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Bay County: About 328 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Bay County is about 38% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 12% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.