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 8,302 people and two constituent neighborhoods, North Bay Village is the 234th largest community in Florida.
North Bay Village home prices are not only among the most expensive in Florida, but North Bay Village real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, North Bay Village is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, North Bay Village is a city of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in North Bay Village who work in management occupations (18.09%), sales jobs (15.85%), and office and administrative support (8.78%).
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.
In addition, North Bay Village is a college town. There are a lot of students in North Bay Village attending college, and as a result North Bay Village provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
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.
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.
North Bay Village is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 40.61% of adults in North Bay Village have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in North Bay Village in 2010 was $31,264, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $125,056 for a family of four. However, North Bay Village contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
North Bay Village is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call North Bay Village home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of North Bay Village residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. North Bay Village also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 63.28% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in North Bay Village include Irish, German, French , and Polish.
North Bay Village also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 53.20%.
The most common language spoken in North Bay Village is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Portuguese.