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Demographics

People

Total Population1,956
Male Share of the Population46.9%
Female Share of the Population53.1%
Senior Citizens15.5%
Employed Population 16+800
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married52.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher9.6%
Median Earnings25+$25,471
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,125
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,927

Wealth

Median Family Income$39,233
% Above Poverty Level84.3%
% Below Poverty Level15.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone21.6%
Median Gross Rent$660
Median House Value$79,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)29.3%
Irish20.9%
English7.6%
French Except Basque2.5%
Italian1.1%
Slovak0.8%
Scottish0.8%
Russian0.7%
Dutch0.6%
Ukrainian0.5%
Welsh0.4%
Polish0.3%
Swiss0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Norwegian0.2%
German0.2%
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Bay Almanac

CategoryValue
County Craighead 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 Oak253$58,125
Brookland2,717$44,130
Caraway1,068$52,188
Jonesboro72,638$51,908
Lake City2,570$43,348
Trumann7,143$43,059

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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