Bay, Arkansas

Population 2,023

Bay is located in Craighead County, AR. The population is 2,023, making Bay the 5th largest city in Craighead County.

There are 2 public schools in Bay with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Bay is low , and there are 5 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Bay is low and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Bay property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Bay include Maumelle Township, Taylor Township and Nettleton Township.

Bay Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 14.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 75.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 9.6%

Crime Rate

39.61% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 111
  • Violent Crimes: 166
  • Robbery: 55
  • Burglary: 277
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 942

Registered Offenders

40.91% Higher than national avg.
  • 5 offenders in Bay
  • 24.72 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

11 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 11


Low 4.2%
  • Arkansas unemployment average: 5.3%
  • National unemployment average: 6.2%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

2 Public Schools view public schools

There are 2 K-12 public schools in Bay, AR and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Bay's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.

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Crime view details

5 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$65,000 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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4 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Bay, AR issued 4 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Bay, AR issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $550
  • 1 Bedroom: $640
  • 2 Bedrooms: $780
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,070
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,225

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Environmental Hazards

11 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (238/250)
    Bay, AR has 95.2% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Bay, AR is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.4 Average
    Bay, AR is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 37.88°
  • February 41.98°
  • March 53.38°
  • April 61.07°
  • May 69.83°
  • June 80.6°
  • July 82.15°
  • August 80.72°
  • September 72.82°
  • October 61.1°
  • November 50.6°
  • December 40.65°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Bay, AR

Bay, AR has a moderate risk of earthquakes.
Bay, AR has no risk of hurricanes.
Bay, AR has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Bay, AR has a high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Bay, AR: $37,074


Unemployment in Bay is 4.2%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 5.3% and 6.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 55.60%
White Collar - 44.40%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Asa Hutchinson
  • Sen. John Boozman
  • Sen. Tom Cotton

City Representatives

  • Rick Crawford

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

1 Cemetery view all

2 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Bay, AR

0 Libraries view all

  • No library found in Bay, AR

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Bay, AR
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