Living in Bay City, MI

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-10

Bay City SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Bay City, MI Crime Report

963
Total Crimes
2,922.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
13.78%
Above National Average

Bay City, MI Cost Of Living

84
Bay City's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Bay City, Michigan Info Snack

Bay City is a city in Bay County, Michigan, located near the base of the Saginaw Bay on Lake Huron. As of the 2010 census, the city's population was 34,932, and is the principal city of the Bay City Metropolitan Statistical Area, which is included in the Saginaw-Midland-Bay City Combined Statistical Area. The city, along with nearby Midland and Saginaw, form the Greater Tri-Cities region of Central Michigan, which has more recently been called the Great Lakes Bay Region.
Population
33,463
Unemployment
9.4%
Poverty
24.2%
Median Home
$67,100
Median Income
$37,901
Median Rent
$608

Bay City, MI Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Bay City in Michigan

Best Places Around Bay City

Map Of Bay City, MI

Population over time in Bay City

Year Population % Change
2017 33,463 -0.8%
2016 33,736 -1.1%
2015 34,110 -0.8%
2014 34,402 -0.5%
2013 34,578 -0.4%
2012 34,717 -0.5%
2011 34,899 -0.5%
2010 35,080 -0.4%
2009 35,235 -
Crime/100k Bay City MI USA
Violent Crime 701.0 449.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 85.0 56.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 485.5 310.3 246.8
Property Crime 2221.3 1653.5 2199.5
Burglary 491.6 316.6 376.0
Larceny 1590.1 1162.3 1594.6
Car Theft 139.6 174.6 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Bay City

White
84.0% (28,110)
African American
2.9% (979)
American Indian
0.5% (182)
Asian
0.6% (195)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (9)
Two Or More
2.9% (960)
Hispanic
9.0% (3,028)
Race Bay City MI USA
White 84.0% 75.2% 61.1%
African American 2.9% 13.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 3.0% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.9% 2.5% 2.4%
Hispanic 9.0% 5.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Bay City, Michigan

Less than $10,000
11.1% (370,069)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.7% (257,964)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.7% (459,272)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.4% (480,247)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (532,563)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.1% (640,329)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.4% (281,108)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.1% (239,159)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.1% (35,681)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (49,905)
Income Bay City MI USA
Less than $10,000 11.1% 6.9% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.7% 4.7% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.7% 10.1% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.4% 10.1% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 13.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.1% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.4% 12.4% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.1% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 4.8% 7.0%

Gender in Bay City

Female
51.3% (17,180)
Male
48.7% (16,283)
Gender Bay City MI USA
Female 51.3% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bay City for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,003)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (3,346)
High School / GED
32.0% (10,708)
Some College
27.0% (9,035)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (3,680)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (4,015)
Master's Degree
4.0% (1,338)
Professional Degree
1.0% (334)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Bay City MI USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Bay City

Overall User Rating
4.0
/5

HomeSnacks User

I loved visiting Bay City Mi. There is so much to do there. There are boardwalks and water and shops and parks. A wonderful place to vacation

There was nothing bad and what stood out were the Victorian houses - you can even tour some of them!

Articles About Michigan

Enjoy The Snack?