• Demographics

    POPULATION (estimate)
    Bay County 102,500
    Bay City 32,082
    Saginaw/Bay/Midland MSA 401,449
    State of Michigan 10,007,331

    Source: US Census Bureau and Michigan


    Bay County’s workforce is characterized by high productivity and a strong work ethic. By the very nature of Bay County’s economic base, the skilled workforce is at the very cutting edge of technological development.

    LABOR FORCE (estimate)
    Bay Regional Labor Force 53,100
    Total Bay County Employment 48,900

    Bay County's Top 10 Employers

    1.   McLaren Bay Region

    2.   McDonald's

    3.   Fabiano Brothers

    4.   Meijer

    5.   Michigan Sugar Company

    6.   Walmart

    7.   The Carriage House Companies Inc.

    8.   Bay Human Services

    9.   S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.

    10. Menards