Demographics

People

Total Population2,077
Male Share of the Population47.2%
Female Share of the Population52.8%
Senior Citizens16.4%
Employed Population 16+829
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married49.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher7.9%
Median Earnings25+$25,995
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$24,292
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,222

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,190
% Above Poverty Level83.9%
% Below Poverty Level16.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home0.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone20.4%
Median Gross Rent$714
Median House Value$83,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)28.3%
Irish16.9%
German13%
English6.8%
Scottish3.2%
Dutch2.2%
French Except Basque0.8%
Welsh0.7%
Russian0.5%
Nigerian0.3%
Italian0.3%
African0.3%
Polish0.1%
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Bay Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyCraighead County
Standard Zip Codes72411
Phone Area Codes870
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.74
Approximate Longitude-90.55

Bay Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationJONESBORO 4 N
Distance12.5 miles
Jan Temp26 to 45 F
Apr Temp49 to 71 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp49 to 74 F
Annual Precip46.1 inches
StationBEEDEVILLE 4 NE
Distance33.4 miles
Jan Temp29 to 45 F
Apr Temp50 to 71 F
Jul Temp72 to 91 F
Oct Temp50 to 73 F
Annual Precip48.2 inches
StationNEWPORT
Distance40.8 miles
Jan Temp28 to 46 F
Apr Temp51 to 71 F
Jul Temp72 to 92 F
Oct Temp50 to 74 F
Annual Precip48.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Black Oak258$59,375
Brookland3,156$56,438
Caraway1,121$45,733
Jonesboro74,710$55,640
Lake City2,380$51,622
Trumann7,089$50,572

Bay Public Schools

Bay Elementary School
700 School St
ZIP: 72411
Primary
Total Enrollment 330
Bay High School
700 School St
ZIP: 72411
High
Total Enrollment 256
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