Bay Minette is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 9,118 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Bay Minette is the 82nd largest community in Alabama.
Bay Minette real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Bay Minette house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bay Minette is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bay Minette is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bay Minette who work in office and administrative support (13.10%), food service (10.76%), and sales jobs (10.45%).
Bay Minette is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The percentage of adults in Bay Minette with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.45% of adults in Bay Minette have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Bay Minette in 2010 was $18,514, which is middle income relative to Alabama, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $74,056 for a family of four. However, Bay Minette contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bay Minette is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bay Minette home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bay Minette residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bay Minette include Irish, German, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Bay Minette is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.