Bay City, TX
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Bay City, Texas Info Snack

Population
17,694
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
21.3%
Median Home
$99,200
Median Income
$50,182
Median Rent
$861

Bay City SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
8

Bay City, TX Crime Report

759
Total Crimes
4,332.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
74.95%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Bay City
/ 100k People
Texas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 759 4,332.9 2,809.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 73 416.7 418.9 366.7
Murder 3 17.1 4.9 5.0
Robbery 18 102.8 100.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 40 228.3 263.0 250.2
Property Crime 686 3,916.2 2,390.7 2,109.9
Burglary 124 707.9 392.8 340.5
Larceny 544 3,105.6 1,730.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 18 102.8 267.2 219.9

Bay City, TX Cost Of Living

87
Bay City's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Bay City Texas National Average
Overall 87 91 100
Services 102 95 100
Groceries 89 90 100
Health 92 97 100
Housing 59 83 100
Transportation 97 94 100
Utilities 107 102 100

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Population over time in Bay City

Year Population % Change
2019 17,694 0.1%
2018 17,681 1.1%
2017 17,487 -0.4%
2016 17,558 0.3%
2015 17,499 0.0%
2014 17,499 -0.4%
2013 17,575 -0.1%
2012 17,588 -0.3%
2011 17,635 -0.2%
2010 17,671 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bay City

White
31.3% (5,547)
African American
14.2% (2,504)
American Indian
0.1% (16)
Asian
0.8% (149)
Hawaiian
0.2% (27)
Other
0.9% (156)
Two Or More
0.8% (133)
Hispanic
51.8% (9,162)
Race Bay City TX USA
White 31.3% 42.0% 60.7%
African American 14.2% 11.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 4.7% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.9% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.8% 1.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 51.8% 39.3% 18.0%

Gender in Bay City

Female
51.8% (9,171)
Male
48.2% (8,523)
Gender Bay City TX USA
Female 51.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.2% 49.7% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
14.0% (2,477)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (1,946)
High School / GED
27.0% (4,777)
Some College
23.0% (4,069)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (1,238)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (2,300)
Master's Degree
4.0% (707)
Professional Degree
1.0% (176)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Bay City TX USA
< 9th Grade 14.0% 8.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 25.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 19.0% 20.0%
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%

Household Income For Bay City, Texas

Less than $10,000
10.5% (185,792)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.6% (117,283)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.6% (134,481)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (177,898)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.2% (268,116)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.7% (277,420)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.2% (303,921)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.0% (142,375)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.1% (90,499)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (71,610)
Income Bay City TX USA
Less than $10,000 10.5% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.6% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.6% 8.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 9.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.2% 12.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.7% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.2% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.0% 15.0% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.1% 6.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 7.4% 7.7%

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