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 is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.24% 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, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in North Bay Village who work in management occupations (14.41%), office and administrative support (13.96%), and sales jobs (13.05%).
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.
In North Bay Village, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.07 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
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.
The education level of North Bay Village ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in North Bay Village, 46.64% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in North Bay Village in 2018 was $36,756, which is upper middle income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $147,024 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 66.25% 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, French, Brazilian, and Polish.
Foreign born people are also an important part of North Bay Village's cultural character, accounting for 51.12% of the city’s population.
The most common language spoken in North Bay Village is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Portuguese.