North Bay Village is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Florida. With a population of 8,273 people and two constituent neighborhoods, North Bay Village is the 234th largest community in Florida. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in North Bay Village, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to North Bay Village, and putting down their money on brand new construction. North Bay Village’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. North Bay Village does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $55,000.00.
North Bay Village is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 90.10% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, North Bay Village is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Bay Village who work in sales jobs (13.67%), management occupations (13.34%), and office and administrative support (12.55%).
Of important note, North Bay Village is also a city of artists. North Bay Village has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape North Bay Village’s character.
One of the nice things about North Bay Village is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
One downside of living in North Bay Village, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.42 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
In North Bay Village, a lot of people use the bus to get to work every day though North Bay Village is a relatively small city. Those that ride the bus are primarily traveling out of town to good jobs in other cities.
The citizens of North Bay Village are among the most well-educated in the nation: 43.21% of adults in North Bay Village have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in North Bay Village in 2010 was $33,369, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $133,476 for a family of four. However, North Bay Village contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
North Bay Village is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call North Bay Village home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in North Bay Village, accounting for 63.08% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of North Bay Village residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in North Bay Village include Italian, Irish, German, Polish, and French.
North Bay Village also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 48.79%.
The most common language spoken in North Bay Village is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Portuguese.