The unemployment rate in Bay County is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Bay County jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Bay County's cost of living is 3.9% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Bay county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 70.9% to 27.5%. More Voting Stats
Bay County's population is 171,322 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 8.0%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 22.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Bay County is Real Estate: $260,800
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.8%.
Bay County public schools spend $8,557 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15 students per teacher in Bay County. More Education