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 8,057 people and two constituent neighborhoods, North Bay Village is the 234th largest community in Florida. North Bay Village has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in North Bay Village, where 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 is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In North Bay Village, the average commute to work is 33.42 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average. On the other hand, local public transit is widely used in the city, so leaving the car at home and taking transit is often a viable alternative.
Despite being a small city, North Bay Village has a lot of people using the bus to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the bus are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
North Bay Village is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 43.21% 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 2018 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.
In addition, North Bay Village has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (48.79%).
The most common language spoken in North Bay Village is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Portuguese.