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Welcome to Bay ...
The city of Bay is located in Craighead County.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Bay has a population of 1,805 people<1> (see below for details).
Bay is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Bay lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Bay: (870)
The ZIP code for Bay: 72411<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Bay had a population of 1,801 people. This makes Bay the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Bay represents 0.06% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 142nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,801 people, the population of Bay has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,800 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Bay had an population of 1,805 people. This is an increase of 0.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.28% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Bay.
Communities near Bay ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Bay.
Communities Also Named Bay ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Bay - they are located in California, Georgia, Maryland, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Utah and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bay.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Bay:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bay ...
Looking for more information about Bay? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Bay, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bay.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bay. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Craighead County: www.craigheadcounty.org/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jan 2019