Bay County

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Bay County, Michigan

515 Center Ave Suite 101
Bay City, MI 48708
Phone: (989) 895-4280
Fax: (989) 895-4284

On the east coast of MI, north of Saginaw; established Feb 27, 1857 from Saginaw and Midland counties. Name Origin: For its location at the head of Saginaw Bay

Area (sq mi):: 630.91 (land 444.25; water 186.66) Population per square mile: 245.40
Population 2005: 109,029 State rank: 19 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.00%; 1990-2000 -1.40% Population 2000: 110,157 (White 92.70%; Black or African American 1.30%; Hispanic or Latino 3.90%; Asian 0.50%; Other 3.20%). Foreign born: 1.40%. Median age: 38.40
Income 2000: per capita $19,698; median household $38,646; Population below poverty level: 9.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,949-$26,726
Unemployment (2004): 7.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.00% Median travel time to work: 21.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 35.60%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Bay City County seat (35,317)

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    Bay County, Florida

    300 E 4th St
    Panama City, FL 32401
    Phone: (850) 763-9061
    Fax: (850) 747-5188

    On northern coast of the Gulf of Mexico; organized Apr 24, 1913 from Calhoun and Washington counties; name changed from New River County in 1861. Name Origin: For Saint Andrews Bay, in the southeastern part of the county

    Area (sq mi):: 1033.27 (land 763.68; water 269.60) Population per square mile: 211.60
    Population 2005: 161,558 State rank: 26 Population change: 2000-20005 9.00%; 1990-2000 16.70% Population 2000: 148,217 (White 82.80%; Black or African American 10.60%; Hispanic or Latino 2.40%; Asian 1.70%; Other 3.50%). Foreign born: 3.60%. Median age: 37.40
    Income 2000: per capita $18,700; median household $36,092; Population below poverty level: 13.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,756-$26,120
    Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.40% Median travel time to work: 21.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 5.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Panama City County seat (37,079)
  • Lynn Haven (14,663)
  • Callaway (14,510)
  • Panama City Beach (10,199)

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    More than 41,000 land title deeds have not been collected from the office of Land Registry in Homa Bay County in the last two years.
    By BARACK ODUOREmployees of a private school in Homa Bay County were left in shock after their boss committed suicide allegedly for not having a nanny to look after his baby.
    Bay County has an existing 25-ft wide drainage easement located north of Sandollar Drive and Grand Lagoon Shores Drive.
    On October 3, 2008, the Bay County supervisor of elections certified the passage of a referendum to dissolve the town of Cedar Grove located in Bay County.
    Today, a selection of those artifacts is featured in the exhibit "Pewabic: Treasure and Tragedy," developed by the Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Center in Alpena and currently on display at the Historical Museum of Bay County.
    Bay County Tourist Development Council, a US-based government agency promoting the economy in Bay County, Florida, has approved offer from BP (NYSE: BP) to settle its partial claim for revenue losses to the bay County authorities from the oil spill in 2010.
    caption: THE BAY COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION recently helped area children obtain school uniforms.
    The Panama City - Bay County International Airport Authority, Florida, announced on Wednesday that it has been awarded a grant from the US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for baggage screening equipment.
    Martin Lee Anderson was sent to a "boot camp" for delinquents in Bay County, Florida, on January 5 for violating the terms of his probation.
    The Panama City Bay County Airport Authority has approved the relocation of Panama City Bay County International Airport, Florida, to a site in the west of the County.
    This article focuses on the program in Bay County, which includes Panama City and several smaller municipalities.
    When Hurricane Opal struck Bay County, Florida in October 1995 it caused considerable flooding and damage.

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