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Demographics Analysis

The people of Bay County, Florida give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Bay County, Florida)

Male:

Under 5 years : 5,299

5 to 9 years : 4,563

10 to 14 years : 5,835

15 to 17 years : 3,244

18 and 19 years : 2,125

20 years : 1,204

21 years : 1,368

22 to 24 years : 3,585

25 to 29 years : 6,282

30 to 34 years : 5,715

35 to 39 years : 4,603

40 to 44 years : 6,179

45 to 49 years : 6,116

50 to 54 years : 6,456

55 to 59 years : 5,910

60 and 61 years : 2,672

62 to 64 years : 2,330

65 and 66 years : 1,979

67 to 69 years : 2,079

70 to 74 years : 2,973

75 to 79 years : 1,992

80 to 84 years : 1,814

85 years and over : 929

Female:

Under 5 years : 5,368

5 to 9 years : 5,302

10 to 14 years : 4,985

15 to 17 years : 2,701

18 and 19 years : 1,740

20 years : 1,298

21 years : 1,136

22 to 24 years : 3,401

25 to 29 years : 5,956

30 to 34 years : 5,370

35 to 39 years : 4,867

40 to 44 years : 5,646

45 to 49 years : 6,363

50 to 54 years : 6,816

55 to 59 years : 6,530

60 and 61 years : 2,359

62 to 64 years : 2,569

65 and 66 years : 1,873

67 to 69 years : 2,231

70 to 74 years : 3,742

75 to 79 years : 3,049

80 to 84 years : 1,717

85 years and over : 1,980


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Bay County, Florida)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 160,189

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 1,248

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 2,629

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 4,515

Not a U.S. citizen : 3,670


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Bay County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 9,207

5 to 17 years : 18,771

18 to 24 years : 8,202

25 to 34 years : 10,668

35 to 44 years : 7,619

45 to 54 years : 6,943

55 to 59 years : 3,495

60 and 61 years : 1,426

62 to 64 years : 1,426

65 to 74 years : 3,275

75 years and over : 2,652

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 1,338

5 to 17 years : 6,777

18 to 24 years : 6,557

25 to 34 years : 10,549

35 to 44 years : 11,669

45 to 54 years : 16,534

55 to 59 years : 8,121

60 and 61 years : 3,164

62 to 64 years : 3,283

65 to 74 years : 10,495

75 years and over : 8,018

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 122

5 to 17 years : 602

18 to 24 years : 610

25 to 34 years : 633

35 to 44 years : 497

45 to 54 years : 817

55 to 59 years : 250

60 and 61 years : 229

62 to 64 years : 26

65 to 74 years : 48

75 years and over : 43

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 480

18 to 24 years : 488

25 to 34 years : 1,473

35 to 44 years : 1,510

45 to 54 years : 1,457

55 to 59 years : 574

60 and 61 years : 212

62 to 64 years : 164

65 to 74 years : 1,059

75 years and over : 768


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Bay County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 18,818

Now married, except separated : 20,526

Divorced : 6,878

Separated : 1,451

Widowed : 1,847

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 16,498

Now married, except separated : 42,406

Divorced : 12,585

Separated : 2,274

Widowed : 6,403

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 1,031

Now married, except separated : 1,405

Divorced : 524

Separated : 136

Widowed : 226

Foreign born:

Never married : 1,248

Now married, except separated : 5,021

Divorced : 741

Separated : 319

Widowed : 562


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Bay County, Florida)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 7,132

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 11,556

$10,000 to $14,999 : 4,018

$15,000 to $24,999 : 8,071

$25,000 to $34,999 : 6,445

$35,000 to $49,999 : 5,508

$50,000 to $64,999 : 3,214

$65,000 to $74,999 : 1,390

$75,000 or more : 2,186

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 8,116

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 12,396

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7,734

$15,000 to $24,999 : 13,841

$25,000 to $34,999 : 10,458

$35,000 to $49,999 : 10,772

$50,000 to $64,999 : 6,157

$65,000 to $74,999 : 2,941

$75,000 or more : 7,751

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 429

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 531

$10,000 to $14,999 : 241

$15,000 to $24,999 : 805

$25,000 to $34,999 : 423

$35,000 to $49,999 : 320

$50,000 to $64,999 : 352

$65,000 to $74,999 : 141

$75,000 or more : 80

Foreign born:

No income : 1,253

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,248

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,135

$15,000 to $24,999 : 1,758

$25,000 to $34,999 : 791

$35,000 to $49,999 : 769

$50,000 to $64,999 : 329

$65,000 to $74,999 : 103

$75,000 or more : 505


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Bay County, Florida)

Born in state of residence : 21,907

Born in other state of the United States : 26,545

Native; born outside the United States : 22,312

Foreign born : 20,286


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Bay County, Florida)

Under 3 years : 6,235

3 and 4 years : 4,426

5 years : 2,161

6 to 8 years : 6,201

9 to 11 years : 4,940

12 to 14 years : 7,369

15 to 17 years : 5,930


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Bay County, Florida)

Less than $10,000 : 4,645

$10,000 to $14,999 : 3,542

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4,273

$20,000 to $24,999 : 4,524

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3,733

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3,814

$35,000 to $39,999 : 3,983

$40,000 to $44,999 : 4,339

$45,000 to $49,999 : 3,166

$50,000 to $59,999 : 6,243

$60,000 to $74,999 : 7,825

$75,000 to $99,999 : 7,231

$100,000 to $124,999 : 3,792

$125,000 to $149,999 : 2,453

$150,000 to $199,999 : 2,534

$200,000 or more : 1,567


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Bay County, Florida is 172,251



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Bay County, Florida: 85,252
Female Population in Bay County, Florida: 86,999


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Bay County, Florida: 38.6
Median Female Resident Age in Bay County, Florida: 41.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Florida is 41


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Bay County, Florida


White


Both sexes

41.6

Male

40.5

Female

42.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

31.0

Male

30.0

Female

32.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

40.6

Male

40.8

Female

40.3

Asian


Both sexes

38.7

Male

32.6

Female

42.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

30.7

Male

28.5

Female

32.8

Other


Both sexes

26.9

Male

27.2

Female

26.4

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.8

Male

18.1

Female

19.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.2

Male

26.0

Female

26.4

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.2

Male

41.1

Female

43.4


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Bay County, Florida)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,663

No health insurance coverage : 590

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,844

No health insurance coverage : 1,817

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,351

No health insurance coverage : 2,247

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 6,766

No health insurance coverage : 4,200

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,106

No health insurance coverage : 3,006

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,425

No health insurance coverage : 2,941

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 9,227

No health insurance coverage : 1,636

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,000

No health insurance coverage : 12

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 4,334

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,954

No health insurance coverage : 615

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,109

No health insurance coverage : 1,675

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 5,266

No health insurance coverage : 2,057

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 8,260

No health insurance coverage : 2,899

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,895

No health insurance coverage : 2,500

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,026

No health insurance coverage : 3,069

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 10,291

No health insurance coverage : 1,167

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 7,687

No health insurance coverage : 19

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 6,450

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Bay County, Florida)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,907

No employer-based health insurance : 4,346

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,992

No employer-based health insurance : 7,669

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 3,075

No employer-based health insurance : 4,523

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,502

No employer-based health insurance : 6,464

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,782

No employer-based health insurance : 5,330

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,997

No employer-based health insurance : 6,369

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,166

No employer-based health insurance : 5,697

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,229

No employer-based health insurance : 4,783

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,226

No employer-based health insurance : 3,108

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,111

No employer-based health insurance : 4,458

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 4,427

No employer-based health insurance : 7,357

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,782

No employer-based health insurance : 4,541

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,032

No employer-based health insurance : 6,127

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 5,290

No employer-based health insurance : 5,105

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,262

No employer-based health insurance : 6,833

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 6,667

No employer-based health insurance : 4,791

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 2,058

No employer-based health insurance : 5,648

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,811

No employer-based health insurance : 4,639


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Bay County, Florida)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 73,684

Born in other state in the United States : 86,505

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 1,019

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 2,858

Foreign born : 8,185


(updated 2013)



Languages Spoken At Home
(Bay County, Florida)

Speak only English : 152,028

Spanish or Spanish Creole : 4,734

French (including Patois, Creole, Cajun) : 483

German or other West Germanic languages : 558

Slavic languages : 311

Other Indo-European languages : 522

Korean : 269

Chinese : 140

Vietnamese : 1,118

Tagalog : 531

Other Asian and Pacific Island languages : 669

Other and unspecified languages : 221


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Bay County, Florida)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 19

No Medicare coverage : 18,895

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 2,558

No Medicare coverage : 49,347

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 11,161

No Medicare coverage : 185

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 18,353

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 2,559

No Medicare coverage : 50,871

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 13,912

No Medicare coverage : 244


(updated 2013)



Races in Bay County, Florida


  • White: 141,888
  • African American: 18,506
  • American Indian: 879
  • Asian: 3,428
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 108
  • Some Other Race: 975
  • Two or More Races: 6,467



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Bay County, Florida citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Bay County, Florida

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 332   (0.69%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 227   (0.47%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 418   (0.87%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,360   (2.82%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,347   (2.79%)
  • 10th Grade: 1,703   (3.53%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,524   (3.16%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,907   (3.95%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 14,338   (29.71%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 3,949   (8.18%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 7,984   (16.54%)
  • Associate Degree: 3,645   (7.55%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5,734   (11.88%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,361   (4.89%)
  • Professional School Degree: 955   (1.98%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 475   (0.98%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 295   (0.57%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 238   (0.46%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 504   (0.98%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 1,596   (3.1%)
  • 9th Grade: 1,545   (3%)
  • 10th Grade: 2,122   (4.12%)
  • 11th Grade: 1,821   (3.54%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1,977   (3.84%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 16,212   (31.47%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 5,079   (9.86%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 7,920   (15.38%)
  • Associate Degree: 4,092   (7.94%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 5,283   (10.26%)
  • Master's Degree: 2,199   (4.27%)
  • Professional School Degree: 491   (0.95%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 138   (0.27%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Bay County, Florida)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 1,094

5 to 9 years : 8,865

10 to 14 years : 9,625

15 to 17 years : 5,453

18 and 19 years : 2,038

20 to 24 years : 3,096

25 to 34 years : 3,147

35 years and over : 2,113

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 726

5 to 9 years : 733

10 to 14 years : 1,022

15 to 17 years : 366

18 and 19 years : 146

20 to 24 years : 647

25 to 34 years : 350

35 years and over : 531

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 2,609

5 to 9 years : 267

10 to 14 years : 173

15 to 17 years : 126

18 and 19 years : 1,681

20 to 24 years : 8,249

25 to 34 years : 19,826

35 years and over : 93,130


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Bay County, Florida

  • Bay County School District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1311 Balboa Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 872-7700, Students: 27,618 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Bay County, Florida

  • Surfside Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 300 Nautilus Street, Panama City Beach, FL 32413, Phone: (850) 233-5180, Students: 1,153 )

  • Bozeman School


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: 13410 Highway 77, Panama City, FL 32409, Phone: (850) 265-9887, Students: 1,094 )

  • Mowat Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1903 W Highway 390, Lynn Haven, FL 32444, Phone: (850) 271-6140, Students: 968 )

  • Lynn Haven Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 301 W 9th Street, Lynn Haven, FL 32444, Phone: (850) 265-2131, Students: 898 )

  • Merritt Brown Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 5044 Merritt Brown Way, Panama City, FL 32404, Phone: (850) 872-4740, Students: 887 )

  • Hiland Park Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2507 East Baldwin Road, Panama City, FL 32405, Phone: (850) 872-4685, Students: 870 )

  • Patronis Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 7400 Patronis Drive, Panama City, FL 32408, Phone: (850) 233-5075, Students: 870 )

  • Rosenwald Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 924 Bay Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 872-4580, Students: 861 )

  • Tyndall Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 7800 Tyndall Parkway, Panama City, FL 32403, Phone: (850) 286-6481, Students: 821 )

  • Hutchison Beach Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 12900 Middle Beach Road, Panama City Beach, FL 32407, Phone: (850) 872-5195, Students: 802 )

  • Tommy Smith Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 5044 Tommy Smith Drive, Panama City, FL 32404, Phone: (850) 872-7540, Students: 790 )

  • Everitt Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 608 School Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 872-4790, Students: 741 )

  • Northside Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2001 Northside Drive, Panama City, FL 32405, Phone: (850) 872-4760, Students: 728 )

  • Jinks Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 600 W 11th Street, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 872-4695, Students: 708 )

  • Parker Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 640 S Highway 22 - A, Panama City, FL 32404, Phone: (850) 872-4570, Students: 706 )

  • Callaway Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 7115 E Highway 22, Panama City, FL 32404, Phone: (850) 871-2645, Students: 673 )

  • Waller Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 11332 Highway 388, Youngstown, FL 32466, Phone: (850) 722-4341, Students: 655 )

  • Bay Haven Charter Academy


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2501 Hawks Landing Blvd, Panama City, FL 32405, Phone: (850) 248-3500, Students: 651 )

  • Lucille Moore Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1900 Michigan Avenue, Panama City, FL 32405, Phone: (850) 872-4770, Students: 554 )

  • Cedar Grove Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2826 E 15th Street, Panama City, FL 32405, Phone: (850) 872-4550, Students: 547 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Bay County, Florida

  • A. Crawford Mosley High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 501 Mosley Drive, Lynn Haven, FL 32444, Phone: (850) 872-4400, Students: 2,105 )

  • Rutherford High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1000 School Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 872-4500, Students: 1,755 )

  • Bay High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1200 Harrison Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 872-4600, Students: 1,536 )

  • J.r. Arnold High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 550 Alf Coleman Road, Panama City Beach, FL 32407, Phone: (850) 236-3070, Students: 1,500 )

  • A. D. Harris High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 819 E 11th Street, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 872-4590, Students: 325 )

  • Haney Technical High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 3016 Highway 77, Panama City, FL 32405, Phone: (850) 747-5500, Students: 279 )

  • Chautauqua Charter School


    ( Grades: 12-12, Location: 1118 Magnolia Ave, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 785-5056, Students: 32 )

  • Bay County Sheriff's Boot Camp


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 456 E 11th Street, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 872-7330, Students: 28 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Bay County, Florida

  • Gulf Coast Community College


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 5,758; Location: 230 W Hwy 98, Panama City, FL 32401, Web: http://www.gulfcoast.edu )

  • Tom P Haney Technical Center


    ( 2-year, Public, Student Population: 361; Location: 016 Hwy 77, Panama City, FL 32405, Web: http://www.bayschools.com/htc )

  • Gooding Institute Of Nurse Anesthesia


    ( 4-year, Public, Student Population: 43; Location: 15 N Bonita Ave, Panama City, FL 32401, Web: http://www.baymedical.org )

Largest Schools (Private) In Bay County, Florida

  • Covenant Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2350 Frankford Avenue, Panama City, FL 32405, Phone: (850) 769-7448, Students: 304 )

  • Holy Nativity Episcopal School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1009 E 2nd Plaza, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 747-4774, Students: 301 )

  • Panama City Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1104 Balboa Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 769-6000, Students: 256 )

  • St John Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 1005 Fortune Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 763-1775, Students: 215 )

  • St Bernadette Catholic School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 1214 Moylan Road, Panama City Beach, FL 32407, Phone: (850) 249-1200, Students: 89 )

  • Panama City Marine Institute


    ( Grades: 6-6, Location: Po Box 268, Panama City, FL 32402, Phone: (850) 872-4715, Students: 85 )

  • Panama City Advanced School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 3332 Token Road, Panama City, FL 32405, Phone: (850) 784-2520, Students: 72 )

  • Panama City Seventh-day Adventist School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2700 Lisenby Avenue, Panama City, FL 32405, Phone: (850) 769-3405, Students: 32 )

  • Fellowship Christian Academy


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 2511 E 3rd Street, Panama City, FL 32401, Phone: (850) 769-5442, Students: 22 )

  • Good Shepherd Lutheran School


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 929 S Tyndall Parkway, Panama City, FL 32404, Phone: (850) 871-6311, Students: 4 )

Academic Libraries In Bay County, Florida

(updated 2005)

Public Libraries (Branch) In Bay County, Florida

  • Bay County Public Library


    898 W 11th Street, Panama City, FL 32401

  • Panama City Beach Library


    12500 Hutchison Blvd., Panama City Beach, FL 32407

  • Parker Public Library


    4710 Second Street, Panama City, FL 32404

  • Springfield Branch


    408 School Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Bay County, Florida

  • Lynn Haven Public Library


    901 Ohio Avenue, Lynn Haven, FL 32444

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Bay County, Florida


  • Museum Of Man In Sea


    17314 Panama City Beach Pkwy, Panama City Beach, FL 32413
    http://maninthesea.org

  • Panama City Centennial Committee Inc


    2515 Frankford Ave, Panama City, FL 32405

  • Saginaw River Marine Historical Society


    1768 Seidlers Rd, Kawkawlin, MI 48631

  • Trombley House


    901 John F Kennedy Dr, Bay City, MI 48708

  • Valley Aero Club Inc


    Po Box 74, Bay City, MI 48706

  • Visual Arts Center Of Northwest Florida


    19 E 4th St., Panama City, FL 32401

  • Zooworld Zoological And Botanical Conservatory Inc


    9008 W Highway 98, Panama City Beach, FL 32407

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Bay County, Florida affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Bay County, Florida.

Area Features of Bay County, Florida


Airport


(1) Bay Helicopters Heliport   (2) Buchanan Stolport   (3) Cml Airport Historical   (4) Coastal Helicopter Charter Incorporated Heliport   (5) Coastal Helicopters Incorporated Heliport   (6) Coastal Systems Station Heliport   (7) Crystal Village Airport   (8) Grand Lagoon Seaplane Base   (9) Gulf Coast Helicopters Heliport   (10) Heli-tech Incorporated Heliport   (11) International Helicopters Heliport   (12) Maran Airport   (13) Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport   (14) Panama City-bay County International Airport Historical   (15) Sandy Creek Airpark   (16) Seaways South Incorporated Seaplane Base   (17) Tyndall Air Force Base   (18) Yellow Whirley Bird Heliport  

Bar


(1) Bell Shoal  

Basin


(1) Devils Clay Hole  

Bay


(1) Alligator Bayou   (2) Anderson Bayou   (3) Bayou George   (4) Beatty Bayou   (5) Big Cove   (6) Blind Alligator Bayou   (7) Bunkers Cove   (8) California Bayou   (9) Callaway Bayou   (10) Davis Creek   (11) Eagle Harbor   (12) East Bay   (13) Fred Bayou   (14) Gainer Bayou   (15) Goose Bayou   (16) Grand Lagoon   (17) Harrison Bayou   (18) Hodges Bayou   (19) Horseshoe Bayou   (20) Laird Bayou   (21) Lake Van Vac   (22) Lathrop Bayou   (23) Little Johnson Bayou   (24) Lynn Haven Bayou   (25) Massalina Bayou   (26) Mud Bayou   (27) Murray Bayou   (28) North Bay   (29) Parker Bayou   (30) Philips Inlet   (31) Posten Bayou   (32) Pratt Bayou   (33) Pretty Bayou   (34) Richard Bayou   (35) Robinson Bayou   (36) Saint Andrew Bay   (37) Saint Andrew Sound   (38) Smack Bayou   (39) Strange Bayou   (40) Upper Goose Bayou   (41) Walker Bayou   (42) Watson Bayou   (43) West Bay   (44) Williams Bayou  

Beach


(1) Alys Beach  

Bridge


(1) Dupont Bridge   (2) Econfina Bridge   (3) Hathaway Bridge   (4) North Bridge  

Building


(1) Airport Fire Department   (2) Bay Correctional Facility   (3) Bay County Fire Rescue District 1 Station 2   (4) Bay County Fire Rescue Station 1   (5) Bay County Fire Rescue Station 3   (6) Bay County Jail   (7) Bay County Public Library   (8) Bay County Sheriff S Office   (9) Bayou George Volunteer Fire Department   (10) Bear Creek Youngstown Fire Department   (11) Callaway Fire Department Station 1   (12) Callaway Fire Department Station 2   (13) Callaway Law Enforcement Office   (14) Chemical Addiction Recovery Effort Center   (15) Chipola Aviation Air Ambulance   (16) Florida Highway Patrol Troop A   (17) Florida State University Police Department - Panama City Campus   (18) Greenhills Fountain Volunteer Fire Department   (19) Gulf County Beaches Fire Department   (20) Hiland Park Fire Department   (21) Lynn Haven Fire Department Station 1   (22) Lynn Haven Fire Department Station 2   (23) Lynn Haven Police Department   (24) Mexico Beach Police Department   (25) Mexico Beach Volunteer Fire Department   (26) Naval Coastal Fire Department   (27) Northwest Side Volunteer Fire Department   (28) Overstreet Fire Department   (29) Panama City Beach Fire Department   (30) Panama City Beach Fire Rescue Station 2   (31) Panama City Beach Police Department   (32) Panama City Beach Police Department Substation   (33) Panama City Fire Department Central Station   (34) Panama City Fire Department Station 2   (35) Panama City Fire Department Station 3   (36) Panama City Fire Department Station 4   (37) Panama City Fire Department Station 5   (38) Panama City Police Department   (39) Parker Fire Department   (40) Sand Hills Volunteer Fire Department   (41) Select Specialty Hospital   (42) South Walton Fire District Station 1inlet Beach   (43) Southport Volunteer Fire District   (44) Springfield Fire Department   (45) Springfield Police Department   (46) Tyndall Air Force Base Fire Department   (47) West Bay Woodville Fire Department   (48) West End Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (49) West End Volunteer Fire Department Station 2  

Cape


(1) Allan Point   (2) Alligator Point   (3) Baker Point   (4) Bear Point   (5) Breakfast Point   (6) Buena Vista Point   (7) Bull Point   (8) Bunkers Point   (9) Burnt Point   (10) Cedar Hammock   (11) Cedar Point   (12) Coffee Pot Point   (13) College Point   (14) Coon Point   (15) Courtney Point   (16) Davis Point   (17) Deep Point   (18) Deer Point   (19) Didi Point   (20) Donalson Point   (21) Dyers Point   (22) Ferry Point   (23) Goose Point   (24) Graze Point   (25) Haven Point   (26) High Point   (27) Laird Point   (28) Lands End   (29) Lathrop Point   (30) Little Oyster Bar Point   (31) Long Point   (32) Military Point   (33) Mill Point   (34) Murray Point   (35) Palmetto Point   (36) Parker Point   (37) Piney Point   (38) Point Anchorage   (39) Raffield Peninsula   (40) Redfish Point   (41) Saint Andrew Point   (42) Saint Joseph Peninsula   (43) Saint Joseph Point   (44) Shell Point   (45) Smith Point   (46) Spanish Shanty Point   (47) Strange Point   (48) Sulphur Point   (49) Sun Point   (50) Town Point   (51) Walsonham Point   (52) West Bay Point   (53) Wilson Point  

Cemetery


(1) Bay Memorial Park   (2) Evergreen Memorial Gardens   (3) Farmdale Cemetery   (4) Gainer Cemetery   (5) Greenwood Cemetery   (6) Kent Cemetery   (7) Lynn Haven Cemetery   (8) Marywood Cemetery   (9) Millville Cemetery   (10) Oakland Cemetery   (11) Porter Cemetery   (12) Redwood Cemetery  

Census


(1) Cedar Grove Census Designated Place   (2) Hiland Park Census Designated Place Historical   (3) Laguna Beach Census Designated Place   (4) Lower Grand Lagoon Census Designated Place   (5) Pretty Bayou Census Designated Place   (6) Tyndall Air Force Base Census Designated Place   (7) Upper Grand Lagoon Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) Grand Lagoon Channel  

Church


(1) Advent Christian Church   (2) Apostolic Pentecostal Church   (3) Bayou George Assembly Of God Church   (4) Bayou George Church   (5) Bear Creek Assembly Of God Church   (6) Bear Creek Church   (7) Brannonville Baptist Church   (8) Callaway Assembly Of God Church   (9) Calvary Baptist Church   (10) Calvary Cathedral Assembly Of God Church   (11) Cedar Grove Baptist Church   (12) Central Baptist Church   (13) Central Pentecostal Ministries   (14) Cherry Hill Church Of God Of Prophecy   (15) Christ Unity Church   (16) Christian Church Of Panama City   (17) Church Of God In Christ Antioch Temple   (18) Cook Memorial Baptist Church   (19) Cove Baptist Church   (20) Covenant Presbyterian Church   (21) Deer Point Lake Assembly Of God Church   (22) East Bay Baptist Church   (23) Faith Christian Fellowship Church   (24) First Assembly Of God Church   (25) First Assembly Of God Of Lynn Haven   (26) First Baptist Church Of Bayou George   (27) First Baptist Church Of Panama City   (28) First Baptist Church Of Parker   (29) First Baptist Church Of Southport   (30) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (31) First Church Of The Nazarene   (32) Galilean Baptist Church   (33) Grace Baptist Church   (34) Greater Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (35) Greater Friendship Baptist Church   (36) Gulf Beach Baptist Church   (37) Gulf Presbyterian Church   (38) Hiland Park Assembly Of God Church   (39) Holy Nativity Episcopal Church   (40) Holy Temple Church Of God In Christ   (41) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (42) Long Beach Church   (43) Macedonia Baptist Church   (44) Mount Calvary Baptist Church   (45) Neals Temple   (46) New Bethel Baptist Church   (47) Northside Church   (48) Parker Assembly Of God Church   (49) Parkway Baptist Church   (50) Presbyterian Church In America   (51) Saint Andrew Assembly Of God Church   (52) Saint Andrews Church Of God Of Prophecy   (53) Saint Bernadette Catholic Church   (54) Saint Dominic Roman Catholic Church   (55) Saint John Baptist Church   (56) Saint John The Theologian Greek Orthodox Church   (57) Saint Johns Catholic Church   (58) Saint Patricks Episcopal Church   (59) Saint Thomas By The Sea Episcopal Church   (60) Sandy Mount Church   (61) Springfield Community Church   (62) Tabernacle Baptist Church   (63) Trinity Lutheran Church   (64) Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Church   (65) Victory Tabernacle Assembly Of God   (66) Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church   (67) Wesleyan Church   (68) West Coast Center For Human Development  

Civil


(1) Bay County   (2) City Of Callaway   (3) City Of Lynn Haven   (4) City Of Mexico Beach   (5) City Of Panama City   (6) City Of Panama City Beach   (7) City Of Parker   (8) City Of Springfield   (9) Lynn Haven Division   (10) Mexico Beach Division   (11) Panama City Beaches Division   (12) Panama City Division   (13) Southport Division   (14) Town Of Cedar Grove Historical   (15) Youngstown Division  

Flat


(1) Nesser Flat  

Gut


(1) Long Lake Slough  

Hospital


(1) Bay Medical Center   (2) Gulf Coast Medical Center   (3) Healthsouth Emerald Coast Rehabilitation Hospital   (4) Holmes County Hospital   (5) Lisenby Hospital   (6) Oak Hill Community Hospital  

Island


(1) Audubon Island   (2) Cedar Hammock   (3) Crash Island   (4) Crooked Island   (5) Goose Island   (6) Pitts Island   (7) Poley Islands   (8) Raffield Island   (9) Round Timber Island   (10) Shell Island  

Lake


(1) Alligator Pond   (2) Bay Gall Ponds   (3) Bear Pond   (4) Bee Coat Pond   (5) Big Blue Lake   (6) Big Island Lake   (7) Black Pond   (8) Blackwater Slough   (9) Bream Lake   (10) Brit Lake   (11) Bull Hole   (12) Bush Pond   (13) Clearwater Pond   (14) Compass Lake   (15) Court Martial Lake   (16) Crystal Lake   (17) Danley Lake   (18) Deer Point Lake   (19) Devils Elbow   (20) Emmons Bayou   (21) Fannin Bayou   (22) Fivemile Lake   (23) Ford Pond   (24) Fox Pond   (25) Freshwater Bayou   (26) Gainer Pond   (27) Gator Pond   (28) Grisset Pond   (29) Hamlin Lake   (30) Hammock Lake   (31) Hammond Lake   (32) Harrison Lake   (33) Inside Lake   (34) Island Pond   (35) Johnson Bayou   (36) Kelly Pond   (37) Kennedy Bay   (38) Lake Caroline   (39) Lake Claire   (40) Lake Five-o   (41) Lake Huntington   (42) Lake Martin   (43) Lake Ware   (44) Little Blue Lake   (45) Little Island Lake   (46) Little Porter Lake   (47) Log Cart Pond   (48) Long Lake   (49) Lower Spring Ponds   (50) Mabel Porter Pond   (51) Merial Lake   (52) Mulehead Pond   (53) Newman Bayou   (54) North Spring Lake   (55) Open Lake   (56) Open Pond   (57) Payne Pond   (58) Pearl Bayou   (59) Piney Lake   (60) Porter Lake   (61) Powell Lake   (62) Preacher Bryant Pond   (63) Railroad Pond   (64) Rattlesnake Lake   (65) River Lake   (66) Sand Lake   (67) Sand Pond   (68) Sewell Lake   (69) Shaw Pond   (70) Sheep Pen Pond   (71) Sheephead Bayou   (72) Shirt Tail Lake   (73) Smokehouse Lake   (74) Sparkleberry Lake   (75) Sunset Lake   (76) Sweet Gum Landing   (77) Swift Creek Swamp   (78) Tank Pond   (79) Turkey Pond   (80) Tyson Lake   (81) Warren Bayou   (82) Wash Pond   (83) White Flank Pond   (84) White Western Lake   (85) Whitewater Lakes   (86) Wild Goose Lagoon   (87) Wolf Pond   (88) Woody Pond  

Locale


(1) Baldwin Plaza   (2) Beachwalk Center   (3) Blue Springs Boy Scouts Camp   (4) Callaway Plaza   (5) Camp Flowers   (6) Camp Merrill   (7) College Plaza   (8) College Station   (9) County Line Landing   (10) Cove Shopping Center   (11) Eleventh Street Shopping Center   (12) Holiday Plaza   (13) Lynn Haven Golf Course   (14) Mcallaster Landing   (15) Mcallister Landing   (16) Mirrow Lake   (17) Panama City Beach Shopping Center   (18) Panama City Mall   (19) Panama Plaza   (20) Regency Mall   (21) Ringjaw Camp   (22) Roberts Camp   (23) Saint Andrew Bay West Light 14   (24) Saint Andrews Plaza   (25) Saint Andrews Shopping Center   (26) Saint Joseph Bay Light   (27) Section Base Channel Range Front Light   (28) Sharp Hardy Homestead   (29) Southwood Shopping Center   (30) Springfield Plaza   (31) Wayside Shopping Center  

Military


(1) Coast Guard Station Panama City   (2) Coastal Systems Station Panama City   (3) Tyndall Air Force Base  

Park


(1) Cove Park   (2) George Park   (3) Gray Park   (4) Linos Park   (5) Lloyd Hall Park   (6) Oakland Terrace Park   (7) Oliver Stadium   (8) Point Washington Wildlife Management Area   (9) Saint Andrews State Park   (10) Saint Joseph Peninsula State Park   (11) Truesdell Park  

Populated Place


(1) Allanton   (2) Alys Beach   (3) Bahama Beach   (4) Baker   (5) Bay Harbor   (6) Bayhead   (7) Bayou George   (8) Bayview   (9) Beacon Beach   (10) Beacon Hill   (11) Bennett   (12) Betts   (13) Bid-a-wee   (14) Biltmore Beach   (15) Brannonville   (16) Cairo   (17) Callaway   (18) Cedar Grove   (19) Compass Lake   (20) Cook   (21) Couch   (22) Cove   (23) Cromanton   (24) Crystal Lake   (25) Davis Beach   (26) Delwood Beach   (27) Dirego Park   (28) Econfina   (29) Edgewater Gulf Beach   (30) Farmdale   (31) Florida Beach   (32) Fountain   (33) Glenwood   (34) Gulf Lagoon Beach   (35) Gulf Resort Beach   (36) Hiland Park   (37) Hollywood Beach   (38) Inlet Beach   (39) Laguna Beach   (40) Laird   (41) Long Beach Resort   (42) Long Point   (43) Lower Grand Lagoon   (44) Lynn Haven   (45) Magnolia Beach   (46) Majette   (47) Mexico Beach   (48) Millville   (49) Nixon   (50) Old Callaway   (51) Open Sands   (52) Overstreet   (53) Panama City   (54) Panama City Beach   (55) Parker   (56) Pretty Bayou   (57) Resota Beach   (58) Rosemary Beach   (59) Saint Andrew   (60) Saint Joe Beach   (61) San Blas   (62) San Carlos Chacatos Historical   (63) Saunders   (64) Seminole Hills   (65) Southport   (66) Springfield   (67) Sunnyside   (68) Upper Grand Lagoon   (69) Vicksburg   (70) West Bay   (71) West Panama City Beach   (72) Wetappo   (73) Youngstown  

Reservoir


(1) Big Blue Lake  

School


(1) A Crawford Mosley High School   (2) A D Harris Sixth Grade Center   (3) Action Speaks Leadership Development Center   (4) Bay High School   (5) Cedar Grove Elementary School   (6) Central Baptist Church School   (7) Cherry Street School   (8) Cove School   (9) Covenant Christian School   (10) Drummond Park School   (11) Everitt Junior High School   (12) Exceptional Education Center   (13) Glenwood School   (14) Gulf Coast Community College   (15) Hiland Park Elementary School   (16) Holy Nativity Grade School   (17) Jinks Junior High School   (18) Kinder Care   (19) Kinder Care Learning Center   (20) Learning Tree One Child Development Center   (21) Lynn Haven Elementary School   (22) Margaret K Lewis Exceptional Education Center   (23) Millville School   (24) Mowat Junior High School   (25) Oak Grove School   (26) Oakland Terrace School   (27) Panama City Marine Institute   (28) Panama City Seventh-day Adventist School   (29) Panama School   (30) Parker Elementary School   (31) Patterson School   (32) Rosenwald High School   (33) Saint Andrew School   (34) Saint John Catholic School   (35) Shaw School   (36) Southport Elementary School   (37) Tyndall School   (38) United Cerebral Palsy School Of Panama City   (39) Waller Elementary School   (40) West Bay Elementary School  

Stream


(1) Alligator Bayou   (2) Bailey Branch   (3) Baker Bayou   (4) Bayou George Creek   (5) Bear Creek   (6) Beefwood Branch   (7) Bell Bay Branch   (8) Big Branch   (9) Bird Pond Slough   (10) Boggy Creek   (11) Botheration Bayou   (12) Boutwell Branch   (13) Branning Branch   (14) Broomstraw Branch   (15) Buckhead Branch   (16) Buckhorn Creek   (17) Burkett Bayou   (18) Burnt Mill Creek   (19) Callaway Creek   (20) Cat Creek   (21) Cedar Creek   (22) Clear Creek   (23) Clearwater Branch   (24) Cooks Bayou   (25) Crooked Creek   (26) Cushion Creek   (27) Cypress Creek   (28) Dave Branch   (29) Double Branch   (30) Doyle Bayou   (31) Dry Branch   (32) Eagle Nest Bayou   (33) East Fork Tenmile Swamp   (34) East Prong Bear Creek   (35) East River   (36) Econfina Creek   (37) Ellis Branch   (38) Farmdale Bayou   (39) Gardner Run   (40) Goshum Branch   (41) Gude Branch   (42) Hammock Branch   (43) Hogpen Branch   (44) Horseford Branch   (45) Horseshoe Creek   (46) Huey Branch   (47) Island Branch   (48) Joe Lamb Branch   (49) Juniper Creek   (50) Kelly Branch   (51) Lawton Branch   (52) Lily Miller Branch   (53) Little Bear Creek   (54) Little Cedar Bayou   (55) Little Cedar Creek   (56) Little Moccasin Creek   (57) Little Sandy Creek   (58) Long Branch   (59) Mill Bayou   (60) Mill Branch   (61) Minge Branch   (62) Mitchell Mill Creek   (63) Moccasin Creek   (64) Morrell Branch   (65) Mule Creek   (66) Ninemile Branch   (67) North Branch Burnt Mill Creek   (68) Olivers Creek   (69) Otter Creek   (70) Parker Branch   (71) Piclalene Bayou   (72) Pigeon Creek   (73) Pitts Bayou   (74) Reedy Creek   (75) Roaring Creek   (76) Salt Creek   (77) Sand Mountain Branch   (78) Sandy Creek   (79) Sandy Mountain Branch   (80) Sewell Branch   (81) Smith Bayou   (82) South Fork Bear Creek   (83) Sweetwater Branch   (84) Sweetwater Creek   (85) Tenmile Branch   (86) Tenmile Creek   (87) Tiller Branch   (88) Turtle Slough   (89) Walker Bayou   (90) Ward Creek   (91) Water Branch   (92) West Bay Creek   (93) West Fork Tenmile Swamp   (94) Wetappo Creek   (95) White Buck Branch   (96) White Oak Creek  

Swamp


(1) Bay Gut   (2) Bayou George   (3) Bear Bay   (4) Bear Swamp   (5) Bearthick Swamp   (6) Big Bear Bay   (7) Big Bertha Swamp   (8) California Swamp   (9) Carmichael Head   (10) Cypress Swamp   (11) Doe Head Swamp   (12) Grape Swamp   (13) Green Bay Swamp   (14) Long Branch   (15) Marshall Swamp   (16) Old Camp Four Swamp   (17) Panther Swamp   (18) Petticamp Swamp   (19) Titi Swamp   (20) Walford Bay   (21) Wildcat Swamp   (22) Williams Bay  

Tower


(1) Majette Lookout Tower   (2) Overstreet Fire Tower   (3) Vicksburg Fire Tower   (4) Wbkl-fm Callaway   (5) Wdlp   (6) Webz-fm Mexico Beach   (7) Wfbn-am Lynn Haven   (8) Wfsg-tv Panama City   (9) Wfsy-fm Panama City   (10) Wgne-am Panama City   (11) Wiln-fm Panama City   (12) Wjhg-tv Panama City   (13) Wkgc-am Panama City Beach   (14) Wkgc-fm Panama City   (15) Wltg-am Panama City   (16) Wmbb-tv Panama City   (17) Wpap-fm Panama City   (18) Wpcf   (19) Wpcf-am Panama City Beach   (20) Wpcf-fm Panama City Beach   (21) Wpfm-fm Panama City   (22) Wpgx-tv Panama City   (23) Wrba-fm Springfield   (24) Wtbb-fm Bonifay   (25) Wyoo-fm Springfield   (26) Youngstown Lookout Tower   (27) Youngstown Tower  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Bay County, Florida

32404 (pop. 34,480) 32405 (pop. 26,243) 32401 (pop. 24,545)
32444 (pop. 15,694) 32408 (pop. 12,771) 32413 (pop. 9,178)
32409 (pop. 7,360) 32407 (pop. 6,030) 32466 (pop. 5,546)
32438 (pop. 3,365) 32403 (pop. 2,757) 32410 (pop. 135)


Counties Nearby Bay County, Florida

Washington County, FL  (pop. 24,688) 28.4 Miles
Gulf County, FL  (pop. 15,714) 29.4 Miles
Calhoun County, FL  (pop. 13,525) 30.6 Miles
Walton County, FL  (pop. 57,715) 42.3 Miles
Holmes County, FL  (pop. 19,065) 44.7 Miles
Jackson County, FL  (pop. 48,987) 44.8 Miles
Liberty County, FL  (pop. 7,811) 45.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Bay County, Florida

850



Elevation in Bay County, Florida is 43.0 ft. (13.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Bay County, Florida

Lat: 30.219170 N        Long: -85.638788 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Bay County, Florida need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Florida

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.66 5.08 6.83 0.00 7.04
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.66 5.08 6.83 0.00 7.04
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.91 6.77 5.19 6.85 0.00 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 7.91 6.77 5.19 6.85 0.00 7.16
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.75 6.58 5.02 6.81 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 7.75 6.58 5.02 6.81 0.00 6.99
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 6.69 5.26 6.96 0.00 7.20
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 6.69 5.26 6.96 0.00 7.20
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.78 6.35 5.13 6.72 0.00 6.96
  Total Electric Industry 7.78 6.35 5.13 6.72 0.00 6.96
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.82 6.39 5.16 6.69 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.82 6.39 5.16 6.69 0.00 7.01
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.99 6.63 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.18
  Total Electric Industry 7.99 6.63 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.18
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.08 6.62 5.04 6.80 0.00 7.19
  Total Electric Industry 8.08 6.62 5.04 6.80 0.00 7.19
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.89 6.38 4.81 6.64 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 7.89 6.38 4.81 6.64 0.00 7.01
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.73 6.22 4.77 6.61 0.00 6.85
  Total Electric Industry 7.73 6.22 4.77 6.61 0.00 6.85
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 7.77 6.25 4.84 6.96 0.00 6.91
  Total Electric Industry 7.77 6.25 4.84 6.96 0.00 6.91
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 8.59 7.08 5.18 7.60 0.00 7.67
  Total Electric Industry 8.59 7.08 5.18 7.60 0.00 7.67
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.16 6.64 5.23 7.43 0.00 7.31
  Total Electric Industry 8.16 6.64 5.23 7.43 0.00 7.31
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.55 7.13 5.41 0.00 7.21 7.72
  Total Electric Industry 8.55 7.13 5.41 0.00 7.21 7.72
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.99 7.61 5.84 0.00 7.45 8.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.99 7.61 5.84 0.00 7.45 8.16
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 9.62 8.16 6.46 0.00 8.03 8.76
  Total Electric Industry 9.62 8.16 6.46 0.00 8.03 8.76
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 11.33 9.91 7.71 0.00 10.32 10.45
  Total Electric Industry 11.33 9.91 7.71 0.00 10.32 10.45

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Bay County, Florida

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 1,770   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 1,800   (2.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 3,353   (5.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 6,533   (9.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 9,084   (13.8%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 11,810   (17.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 10,047   (15.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 5,241   (7.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 2,377   (3.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 2,719   (4.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 1,342   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 635   (1.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 4,770   (7.2%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 4,506   (6.8%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Bay County, Florida)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 2,743

1 vehicle available : 13,253

2 vehicles available : 2,751

3 vehicles available : 355

4 or more vehicles available : 230

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 653

1 vehicle available : 6,580

2 vehicles available : 15,313

3 vehicles available : 2,566

4 or more vehicles available : 488

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 330

1 vehicle available : 2,004

2 vehicles available : 4,899

3 vehicles available : 2,779

4 or more vehicles available : 541

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 344

1 vehicle available : 2,121

2 vehicles available : 5,707

3 vehicles available : 2,686

4 or more vehicles available : 1,321


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Bay County, Florida)

1-person household:

No workers : 9,185

1 worker : 10,147

2-person household:

No workers : 8,424

1 worker : 9,082

2 workers : 8,094

3-person household:

No workers : 1,223

1 worker : 3,294

2 workers : 4,924

3 workers : 1,112

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 664

1 worker : 4,359

2 workers : 5,749

3 or more workers : 1,407


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Bay County, Florida)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 64,883

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 6,772

In 3-person carpool : 900

In 4-person carpool : 160

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 96

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 24

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 521

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 69

Motorcycle : 430

Bicycle : 406

Walked : 1,307

Other means : 260

Worked at home : 1,846


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Bay County, Florida)

Less than 5 minutes : 2,555

5 to 9 minutes : 10,028

10 to 14 minutes : 13,102

15 to 19 minutes : 13,667

20 to 24 minutes : 11,810

25 to 29 minutes : 4,907

30 to 34 minutes : 10,833

35 to 39 minutes : 837

40 to 44 minutes : 1,155

45 to 59 minutes : 3,392

60 to 89 minutes : 2,322

90 or more minutes : 1,220


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Bay County, Florida

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 8,793  (25.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 5,620  (16.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 5,964  (17.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 400  (1.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7,680  (22.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 9,702  (31.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 7,164  (23.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 12,248  (39.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 7  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 315  (1.0%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Bay County, Florida

Employed: 82,178
Unemployed: 2,632



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Bay County, Florida

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 2.9%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 3.8%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 1.2%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 23.6%
  • Other: 68.5%



Water Usage In Bay County, Florida

Ground Water

 
Fresh 12.14 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 12.14 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 45.68 Mgal/d
Saline 265.05 Mgal/d

Total 310.73 Mgal/d





There are 216 Farms In Bay County, Florida


(updated 2008)



Banks In Bay County, Florida

Regions Bank - 9 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

Trustmark National Bank - 8 Branches


    Bank Assets: $96.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 222

Whitney Bank - 7 Branches


    Bank Assets: $134.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 213

Suntrust Bank - 6 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,514

Centennial Bank - 5 Branches


    Bank Assets: $33.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 166

Doral Bank - 4 Branches


    Bank Assets: $31.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 26

Ameris Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $10.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 71

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.3b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Branch Banking And Trust Company - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $367.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,843

First National Bank Northwest Florida - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $213.5k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 2

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Bay County, Florida

  • Bay County


    (about 2.6 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: PFN)

  • Tyndall AFB


    (about 11.0 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: PAM)

  • Northwest Florida Beaches International


    (about 13.4 miles in Panama City, Florida; Airport Code: ECP)

  • Vosikas


    (about 38.8 miles in Bonifay, Florida; Airport Code: FL3)

  • Apalachicola Regional


    (about 49.9 miles in Apalachicola, Florida; Airport Code: AAF)

  • Apalachicola Regional Cleve Randolph Field


    (about 49.9 miles in Apalachicola, Florida; Airport Code: AAF)

  • Destin-Ft. Walton Beach


    (about 51.2 miles in Destin, Florida; Airport Code: DSI)

  • Northwest Florida Regional


    (about 55.9 miles in Valparaiso, Florida; Airport Code: VPS)

  • Duke Field


    (about 60.5 miles in Duke Field Afs, Florida; Airport Code: EGI)

  • Duke Field (Eglin Af Aux Nr 3)


    (about 60.7 miles in Duke Field Afs, Florida; Airport Code: EGI)

  • Hurlburt Field


    (about 64.3 miles in Hurlburt Field, Florida; Airport Code: RQZ)

  • Bob Sikes


    (about 65.3 miles in Crestview, Florida; Airport Code: CEW)

  • Cairns AAF


    (about 73.1 miles in Daleville, Alabama; Airport Code: OZR)

  • Enterprise Municipal


    (about 76.2 miles in Enterprise, Alabama; Airport Code: ETS)

  • Dothan Regional


    (about 76.9 miles in Dothan, Alabama; Airport Code: DHN)

  • Tallahassee Regional


    (about 77.8 miles in Tallahassee, Florida; Airport Code: TLH)

  • Decatur County Industrial Air Park


    (about 79.0 miles in Brinson, Georgia; Airport Code: BGE)

  • Headland Municipal


    (about 81.5 miles in Headland, Alabama; Airport Code: VWA)

  • South Alabama Regional at Bill Benton Field


    (about 87.6 miles in Andalusia, Alabama; Airport Code: AL4)

  • Whiting Field NAS North


    (about 89.4 miles in Milton, Florida; Airport Code: NSE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Bay County, Florida

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

80.97%

Carpooled

13.09%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.19%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.01%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.01%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.11%

Motorcycle

0.20%

Bicycle

0.53%

Walked

1.64%

Other Means

0.95%

Worked At Home

2.31%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Bay County, Florida, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Bay County, Florida)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 23,592

Renter-occupied housing units : 8,472

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,780

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,349

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,652

Renter-occupied housing units : 4,706

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 12,280

Renter-occupied housing units : 11,833


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Bay County, Florida)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 3,085

Householder 35 to 44 years : 4,645

Householder 45 to 54 years : 7,457

Householder 55 to 59 years : 3,157

Householder 60 to 64 years : 2,368

Householder 65 to 74 years : 3,228

Householder 75 years and over : 1,367

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 558

Householder 35 to 44 years : 722

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,827

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,639

Householder 60 to 64 years : 1,958

Householder 65 to 74 years : 4,842

Householder 75 years and over : 4,451


(updated 2013)



Rent Asked
(Bay County, Florida)

Less than $100 : 148

$100 to $149 : 0

$150 to $199 : 0

$200 to $249 : 0

$250 to $299 : 40

$300 to $349 : 0

$350 to $399 : 184

$400 to $449 : 242

$450 to $499 : 278

$500 to $549 : 335

$550 to $599 : 182

$600 to $649 : 1,292

$650 to $699 : 545

$700 to $749 : 246

$750 to $799 : 560

$800 to $899 : 1,170

$900 to $999 : 964

$1,000 to $1,249 : 1,055

$1,250 to $1,499 : 746

$1,500 to $1,999 : 631

$2,000 or more : 1,206


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Bay County, Florida)

Less than 10.0 percent : 607

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 1,301

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 3,113

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 3,463

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 3,100

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 2,133

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 1,736

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 2,482

50.0 percent or more : 6,287

Not computed : 2,138


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Bay County, Florida)

Built 2010 or later : $249,700

Built 2000 to 2009 : $197,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $145,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $155,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $153,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $146,200

Built 1950 to 1959 : $109,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $97,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $105,300


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Bay County, Florida: 65.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Florida: 65.2%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Bay County, Florida

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 858 858 $85,317,157
  Two Family 21 42 $2,838,484
  Three and Four Family 3 12 $626,488
  Five or More Family 16 132 $9,807,980
  Total

898 1,044 $98,590,109
2000        
  Single Family 759 759 $92,822,773
  Two Family 25 50 $4,312,991
  Three and Four Family 6 22 $1,220,328
  Five or More Family 3 621 $68,800,000
  Total

793 1,452 $167,156,092
2001        
  Single Family 852 852 $111,619,079
  Two Family 45 90 $5,692,048
  Three and Four Family 8 26 $1,182,041
  Five or More Family 3 103 $18,837,713
  Total

908 1,071 $137,330,881
2002        
  Single Family 1,111 1,111 $148,154,110
  Two Family 15 30 $1,743,851
  Three and Four Family 4 14 $1,087,864
  Five or More Family 11 461 $45,359,066
  Total

1,141 1,616 $196,344,891
2003        
  Single Family 1,313 1,313 $191,752,207
  Two Family 10 20 $1,367,380
  Three and Four Family 9 27 $1,146,247
  Five or More Family 28 2,316 $231,365,496
  Total

1,360 3,676 $425,631,330
2004        
  Single Family 1,462 1,462 $206,839,143
  Two Family 28 56 $3,976,542
  Three and Four Family 16 56 $10,233,913
  Five or More Family 42 2,270 $326,971,048
  Total

1,548 3,844 $548,020,646
2005        
  Single Family 1,542 1,542 $251,738,663
  Two Family 18 36 $3,368,000
  Three and Four Family 88 327 $40,121,903
  Five or More Family 96 3,633 $506,923,667
  Total

1,744 5,538 $802,152,233
2006        
  Single Family 853 853 $94,586,320
  Two Family 36 72 $3,561,144
  Three and Four Family 33 130 $24,847,391
  Five or More Family 60 1,952 $247,957,795
  Total

982 3,007 $370,952,650


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Bay County, FL): $36,092
Median Household Income In 2000 (Florida): $38,819


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Bay County): $83,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Florida): $93,200


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Bay County, Florida

Utility Gas: 19.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 5.6%
Electricity: 73.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.7%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.1%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Bay County, Florida

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 49.78%
  • Juvenile facilities : 0.65%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 25.49%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Military quarters : 13.44%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 10.64%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Bay County): $536
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Florida): $641
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Bay County): $694


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Bay County, Florida are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Bay County, Florida

Omni Home Care


     Address: 2101 Northside Drive, Suite 401, Panama City, Florida 32405
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/30/2004

Gentiva Health Services


     Address: 2931 Hwy 77 N, Panama City, Florida 32405
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/27/1989

Tender Touch Health Care Services


     Address: 217 East 23rd Street, Suite E, Panama City, Florida 32405
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/10/2003

Nhc Homecare


     Address: 1830 Lisenby Ave Ste B, Panama City, Florida 32405
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 2/20/1975

Total Home Health Care, Llc


     Address: 1209 E 11th St, Panama City, Florida 32401
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/19/2006

Hospitals Close To Bay County, Florida

Bay Medical Center


     Address: 615 N Bonita Ave, Panama City, Florida 32401
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Gulf Coast Medical Center


     Address: 449 W 23rd St, Panama City, Florida 32405
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Northwest Florida Community Hospital


     Address: 1360 Brickyard Road, Chipley, Florida 32428
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Healthmark Regional Medical Center


     Address: 4413 Us Hwy 331 S, Defuniak Springs, Florida 32435
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Sacred Heart Hospital At The Emerald Coast


     Address: 7800 Us Hwy 90 West, Destin, Florida 32550
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Bay County, Florida

Panama City Nursing Center


     Address: 924 W 13th St, Panama City, Florida 32401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 113
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Bay Center


     Address: 1336 St Andrews Boulevard, Panama City, Florida 32405
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 117
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Sea Breeze Health Care


     Address: 1937 Jenks Avenue, Panama City, Florida 32401
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 103
     Percent Occupied: 86%

St Andrews Bay Skilled Nursing And Rehabilitation


     Address: 2100 Jenks Avenue, Panama City, Florida 32405
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 103
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Glencove Nursing Pavilion


     Address: 1027 East Business Highway 98, Panama City, Florida 32401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 106
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Community Health And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 3611 Transmitter Road, Panama City, Florida 32404
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 114
     Percent Occupied: 95%

Clifford Chester Sims State Veterans Nursing Home


     Address: 4419 Tram Road, Panama City, Florida 32404
     Ownership: Government - State
     Number of Residents: 107
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Lisenby On Lake Caroline


     Address: 1400 W 11th Street, Panama City, Florida 32401
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 22
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Bay County, Florida

Name: Farley
Address: PO Box 470; Ashford, AL 36312
Distance: 71 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Bay County, Florida

    Retired Workers: 29,660
    Disabled Workers: 7,625
    Widowers Workers: 4,840
    Spouses Workers: 2,605
    Children Workers: 3,840


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Bay County, Florida


Charges


Higher Education - Other: $390,000
Parks & Recreation: $50,000
Sewerage: $7,248,000
Solid Waste Management: $11,482,000
All Other: $17,974,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $8,992,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Highways: $208,000
Public Welfare: $173,000
All Other: $3,007,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $14,244,000
Highways: $4,764,000
Public Welfare: $29,000
All Other: $2,588,000


Local Intergovernmental


All Other: $4,000


Current Operations


Other Higher Education: $376,000
Financial Administration: $8,272,000
Fire Protection: $2,838,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $6,413,000
Central Staff Services: $7,071,000
Health Services - Other: $1,193,000
Regular Highways: $6,776,000
Housing & Community Development: $879,000
Natural Resources - Other: $194,000
Parks & Recreation: $3,070,000
Police Protection: $19,158,000
Protective Inspection And Regulation, Nec: $2,122,000
Welfare - Other: $215,000
Sewerage: $10,795,000
Solid Waste Management: $13,406,000
General - Other: $28,554,000
Water Utilities: $7,402,000


Construction


Regular Highways: $4,537,000
Solid Waste Management: $1,145,000


Other Capital Outlay


Financial Administration: $786,000
Fire Protection: $242,000
Judicial: $388,000
Central Staff: $1,600,000
Health - Other: $63,000
Natural Resource - Other: $11,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,115,000
Police Protection: $360,000
Protective Inspection & Regulation, Nec: $60,000
Sewerage: $1,584,000
General - Other: $5,808,000
Water Utilities: $96,000


General


Interest On Debt: $3,476,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $3,734,000


Intergovernmental To State


Health: $2,162,000


Tax


Property: $53,350,000
Motor Fuels Sales: $3,595,000
Public Utilities: $827,000
Other Selective Sales: $5,415,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $66,000
Other License: $6,890,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $502,000
Interest Earnings: $1,430,000
Fines & Forfeits: $1,314,000
Donations From Private Sources: $814,000
General Revenue, Nec: $983,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $35,740,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $125,935,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $31,905,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $47,032,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $52,469,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $142,254,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Industrial Revenue: $38,525,000
Unspecified Public Purpose: $147,691,000


Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $2,785,000


Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed


Industrial Revenue: $35,740,000


(updated 2006)



Bay County, Florida Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 28.08%
  • Bush & Cheney 71.18%
  • Other 0.74%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Bay County, Florida citizens.

Relocation to Bay County, FL

9.18 % of Bay County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,889

Florida Average 8.71 %

0.46 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $33,196

Florida Average 0.22 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Bay County, FL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Washington County , FL 0.27 % ($23,976 AGI )
  • Okaloosa County , FL 0.25 % ($51,679 AGI )
  • Gulf County , FL 0.19 % ($25,655 AGI )
  • Leon County , FL 0.18 % ($33,532 AGI )
  • Walton County , FL 0.17 % ($62,798 AGI )
  • Escambia County , FL 0.13 % ($29,386 AGI )
  • Jackson County , FL 0.13 % ($41,910 AGI )
  • Harrison County , MS 0.11 % ($25,923 AGI )
  • Houston County , AL 0.10 % ($42,533 AGI )
  • Duval County , FL 0.09 % ($39,035 AGI )

Relocation away from Bay County, FL

8.44 % of Bay County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,725

Florida Average 7.73 %

0.39 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,895

Florida Average 0.12 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Bay County, FL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Washington County , FL 0.37 % ($36,996 AGI )
  • Leon County , FL 0.24 % ($27,262 AGI )
  • Gulf County , FL 0.19 % ($31,538 AGI )
  • Okaloosa County , FL 0.18 % ($36,257 AGI )
  • Escambia County , FL 0.17 % ($33,960 AGI )
  • Orange County , FL 0.15 % ($29,527 AGI )
  • Hillsborough County , FL 0.14 % ($37,941 AGI )
  • Walton County , FL 0.13 % ($49,085 AGI )
  • Duval County , FL 0.11 % ($49,157 AGI )
  • Jackson County , FL 0.11 % ($26,300 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Florida

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Florida

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Bay County, Florida is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Bay County, Florida


On 09/28/1998, a tornado touched down 1.48 miles from the center of Bay County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 10/26/1997, a tornado touched down 1.74 miles from the center of Bay County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 12/24/2005, a tornado touched down 2.57 miles from the center of Bay County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/09/1995, a tornado touched down 3.87 miles from the center of Bay County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 06/25/1994, a tornado touched down 3.87 miles from the center of Bay County, Florida. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $50,000-$500,000.



Storms In Bay County, Florida

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
03/31/2005, 05:30 pm 0 0 $25K --
03/20/2003, 05:00 am 0 0 $25K --
09/14/2002, 10:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/11/2001, 10:00 am 0 0 $125K --
05/07/1999, 07:00 am 0 0 $4M --
04/28/1999, 10:30 am 0 0 $30K --
         
Hail        
03/18/1995, 05:15 pm 0 0 $1K --
         
Lightning        
07/03/2007, 07:00 am 0 1 -- --
06/28/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
06/26/2007, 12:00 am 1 0 -- --
08/08/2006, 02:30 pm 0 0 $350K --
07/26/2004, 11:00 am 0 1 -- --
08/05/2001, 06:15 pm 0 0 $25K --
07/30/2000, 04:00 pm 0 3 -- --
08/02/1999, 01:00 pm 1 1 -- --
07/26/1999, 10:00 am 0 2 -- --
07/15/1999, 04:30 pm 0 0 $15K --
04/28/1999, 11:00 am 0 0 $15K --
09/10/1996, 11:15 am 1 0 -- --
         
Rip Currents        
07/20/2005, 03:00 pm 1 0 -- --
07/16/2005, 04:00 pm 1 0 -- --
06/01/2004, 02:00 pm 1 0 -- --
05/31/2004, 03:00 pm 1 0 -- --
07/02/2003, 04:00 pm 2 0 -- --
09/14/2002, 06:15 pm 1 0 -- --
07/01/2002, 03:00 pm 1 0 -- --
06/15/2002, 01:00 am 1 0 -- --
05/03/2002, 03:15 am 1 0 -- --
05/02/2002, 02:00 pm 1 0 -- --
06/10/1994, 08:00 pm 1 0 -- --
         
Storm Surge        
09/25/2002, 06:00 pm 0 0 $4M --
09/14/2002, 12:00 pm 0 0 $15K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/23/2007, 08:00 am 0 0 $2K --
07/14/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $5K --
03/01/2007, 12:00 am 0 0 $2K --
11/15/2006, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
06/22/2006, 06:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
05/10/2006, 10:03 pm 0 0 $1K --
05/08/2006, 11:53 pm 0 0 $3M --
05/08/2006, 11:50 pm 0 0 $5M --
04/26/2006, 11:05 am 0 0 $10K --
03/21/2006, 06:25 am 0 0 $50K --
03/21/2006, 06:20 am 0 0 $10K --
11/24/2004, 11:00 am 0 0 $25K --
06/26/2004, 11:41 am 0 0 $2K --
06/02/2004, 01:15 pm 0 0 $2K --
04/29/2004, 09:35 pm 0 0 $5K --
02/06/2004, 12:17 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/17/2003, 04:50 pm 0 0 $3K --
07/17/2003, 04:20 pm 0 0 $3K --
12/24/2002, 07:55 am 0 0 $10K --
07/20/2002, 06:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/12/2002, 03:45 pm 0 0 $2K --
10/13/2001, 10:30 pm 0 0 $125K --
03/12/2001, 05:21 pm 0 0 $50K --
09/25/2000, 03:30 pm 0 0 $1K --
08/25/2000, 05:20 pm 0 0 $5K --
08/25/2000, 04:20 pm 0 0 $1K --
07/22/2000, 06:10 pm 0 0 $2K --
07/16/2000, 03:15 pm 0 0 $10K --
06/22/2000, 03:47 pm 0 0 $1K --
03/29/2000, 07:20 pm 0 0 $300K --
03/29/2000, 07:18 pm 0 0 $15K --
03/11/2000, 11:30 am 0 0 $25K --
02/13/2000, 08:58 pm 0 0 $1M --
01/24/2000, 04:45 am 0 0 $1K --
01/24/2000, 04:20 am 0 0 $10K --
08/01/1999, 02:30 pm 0 0 $250K --
05/07/1999, 06:00 am 0 0 $500K --
03/03/1999, 03:45 am 0 0 $14K --
03/03/1999, 03:35 am 0 0 $28K --
01/23/1999, 06:45 am 0 0 $10K --
01/02/1999, 03:40 pm 0 0 $30K --
07/01/1998, 05:05 pm 0 0 $5K --
01/22/1998, 04:15 pm 0 0 $20K --
10/24/1997, 09:35 am 0 0 $100K --
04/29/1996, 05:15 pm 0 2 $5K --
11/11/1995, 09:36 am 0 0 $1K --
07/18/1995, 05:15 pm 0 0 $50K --
12/20/1993, 04:45 am 0 0 $1K --
10/30/1993, 03:45 am 0 0 $1K --
02/15/1993, 10:45 am 0 0 $50K --
01/01/1907, 12:00 am 0 0 $1K --
         
Waterspout        
06/25/1994, 07:35 am 0 0 $500K --
         
Wild Fires        
07/05/2000, 01:30 pm 0 0 $10K --
         



Tornados In Bay County, Florida

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  2005-12-24 3 100 -- 0 0 $650K --
  2005-04-26 1 150 1 0 0 $350K --
  2004-11-24 -- 50 -- 0 0 $10K --
  2004-11-24 -- 50 -- 0 0 $10K --
  2004-09-15 4 100 1 0 0 $250K --
  2004-09-15 5 200 1 1 7 $5M --
  2004-06-02 -- 50 -- 0 0 $10K --
  2004-04-29 1 75 -- 0 0 $100K --
  2003-02-16 -- 75 -- 0 0 $100K --
  2002-11-05 -- 50 -- 0 0 $15K --
  2002-09-25 -- 50 -- 0 0 $100K --
  2001-03-15 7 350 2 1 21 $2M --
  2000-12-16 3 100 2 0 0 $750K --
  2000-02-13 1 50 1 0 0 $750K --
  2000-02-13 1 50 1 0 0 $300K --
  1999-01-02 4 100 2 0 7 $4M --
  1998-09-29 3 70 1 0 1 $125K --
  1998-09-28 2 60 1 0 0 $250K --
  1997-10-26 1 75 -- 0 0 $20K --
  1997-10-26 1 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1997-10-26 2 100 1 0 0 $250K --
  1997-10-26 1 125 1 0 0 $350K --
  1997-10-24 1 150 1 0 1 $350K --
  1997-01-15 -- 50 1 0 0 $50K --
  1997-01-15 -- 50 1 0 3 $30K --
  1996-03-07 -- 50 -- 0 0 -- --
  1995-12-07 -- 50 1 0 0 $75K --
  1995-11-11 -- 20 1 0 0 $20K --
  1995-10-04 12 50 1 0 0 $10K $5K
  1995-08-09 -- 20 -- 0 0 $15K --
  1993-04-26 5 75 1 0 0 $500K --
  1992-06-03 -- 10 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1991-01-30 -- 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  1989-12-12 6 50 1 0 0 $250K --
  1989-11-08 -- 10 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1989-11-08 -- 10 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1989-06-08 -- 10 -- 0 0 -- --
  1988-11-05 1 30 1 0 0 $250K --
  1988-09-10 1 30 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1987-11-17 1 30 1 0 0 $25K --
  1985-03-17 1 10 1 0 1 $250K --
  1985-01-17 1 10 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1984-03-25 1 50 -- 0 0 $250K --
  1983-12-14 2 50 1 0 0 $250K --
  1983-08-03 -- 40 1 0 0 $25K --
  1983-01-29 1 30 1 0 0 $3M --
  1982-11-03 -- 20 1 0 0 $3K --
  1982-07-29 -- 10 1 0 0 $25K --
  1982-07-28 -- 10 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1981-05-26 1 30 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1980-08-21 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1980-06-25 1 50 1 0 1 $250K --
  1980-05-17 8 20 1 0 6 $25K --
  1976-03-21 6 20 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1976-01-26 -- 10 -- 0 0 $3K --
  1975-10-16 -- 40 1 0 0 $250K --
  1975-09-23 -- 30 -- 0 0 -- --
  1975-09-22 -- 30 1 0 0 $25K --
  1975-02-17 -- 10 1 0 0 $25K --
  1975-01-12 26 50 2 1 3 $250K --
  1975-01-12 21 50 1 0 0 $25K --
  1975-01-10 -- 10 -- 0 0 $25K --
  1974-05-11 -- 20 1 0 1 $3K --
  1973-04-26 1 33 1 0 6 $3M --
  1972-06-29 -- 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1972-06-25 1 27 2 1 2 $3K --
  1972-03-28 1 20 -- 0 0 -- --
  1971-01-15 -- 17 -- 0 0 -- --
  1968-03-21 -- 33 -- 0 0 -- --
  1967-12-10 10 300 2 0 0 $25K --
  1962-03-31 -- 33 1 0 0 $25K --
  1960-09-14 -- 33 1 0 0 $3K --
  1960-04-02 -- 33 2 0 0 $250K --
  1960-02-18 8 400 2 0 0 $250K --
  1954-04-16 2 33 2 0 3 $25K --
  1953-12-21 -- 33 2 0 0 -- --
  1953-11-22 -- 33 2 0 22 $25K --
  1953-04-06 -- 33 2 0 0 -- --
  1952-04-03 -- 20 1 0 1 $3K --
  1952-02-20 2 73 2 0 4 $25K --



Hurricanes And Storms In Bay County, Florida

  • Category 3: ELENA - September 1985 - Wind Speed: 110 Knots
  • Category 3: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 104 Knots *
  • Category 2: KATE - November 1985 - Wind Speed: 85 Knots
  • Category 2: ELENA - August 1985 - Wind Speed: 90 Knots
  • Category 2: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 88 Knots *
  • Category 1: EARL - September 1998 - Wind Speed: 70 Knots
  • Category 1: AGNES - June 1972 - Wind Speed: 65 Knots
  • Category 1: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 76 Knots *
  • Tropical Storm: BONNIE - August 2004 - Wind Speed: 45 Knots
  • Tropical Storm: BARRY - August 2001 - Wind Speed: 60 Knots *
  • Tropical Storm: BERYL - August 1994 - Wind Speed: 43 Knots *
  • Tropical Storm: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 49 Knots *
  • Tropical Storm: ALICE - Wind Speed: 40 Knots
  • Subtropical Storm: SUBTROP1 - Wind Speed: 40 Knots
  • Tropical Depression: BERYL - August 1994 - Wind Speed: 28 Knots *
  • Tropical Depression: (Name Unknown) - Wind Speed: 20 Knots *
  • Tropical Depression: FLORENCE - Wind Speed: 15 Knots


* Hurricane and storm wind is an average wind speed during the storms's life in Bay County, Florida



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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Bay County, Florida directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Florida

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
33,990 35,910 43,590 47,455 51,847 53,202 47,524 58,780 61,303 63,990


(updated 2014)



Jails in Bay County, Florida


  • Bay County Jail & Annex - Cca


    314 1/2 Harmon Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401
    Capacity: 712
    Confined: 956
    Avg. Population: 974

  • Bay County Jail & Annex - Cca


    314 1/2 Harmon Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401
    Capacity: 712
    Confined: 956
    Avg. Population: 974


(updated 2006)



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