Latest Data (2017)
Population 33,188
Nationwide Rank 1156

Quick Facts

Bay City, Michigan is the 1,156th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Bay City, Michigan is a city.

Bay City, Michigan is currently 14.4% smaller than it was in 1990, the year of its peak recorded population.

Bay City, Michigan's growth is extremely below average. 98% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Bay City, Michigan Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1146 Valparaiso, Indiana 33,376 18.1%
1147 Holland, Michigan 33,366 -4.7%
1148 Pullman, Washington 33,354 33.2%
1149 Springville, Utah 33,294 60.6%
1150 Post Falls, Idaho 33,290 83.5%
1151 Houma, Louisiana 33,278 1.3%
1152 Mason, Ohio 33,235 47.8%
1153 Goshen, Indiana 33,220 11.2%
1154 Midvale, Utah 33,208 22.6%
1155 Alabaster, Alabama 33,202 37.7%
1156 Bay City, Michigan 33,188 -9.6%
1157 Hinesville, Georgia 33,140 9.9%
1158 Lawndale, California 33,078 4.1%
1159 Estero, Florida 33,048
1160 Franklin Town, Massachusetts 32,996
1161 Andover, Minnesota 32,902 22.4%
1162 Sun Prairie, Wisconsin 32,894 58.4%
1163 Plainfield, Indiana 32,865 60.0%
1164 Walla Walla, Washington 32,854 7.6%
1165 Lewiston, Idaho 32,820 6.3%
1166 Salisbury, Maryland 32,807 40.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Michigan

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
606 Taylor 61,276 -7.1%
629 Pontiac 59,792 -11.6%
630 Novi 59,715 25.7%
632 St. Clair Shores 59,635 -5.3%
637 Royal Oak 59,112 -1.4%
680 Dearborn Heights 55,758 -4.4%
743 Kentwood 51,747 13.9%
752 Battle Creek 51,286 -3.8%
788 East Lansing 48,844 4.8%
790 Portage 48,816 8.6%
796 Saginaw 48,677 -20.9%
819 Roseville 47,501 -1.1%
909 Midland 41,950 0.3%
1009 Muskegon 38,131 -4.8%
1050 Lincoln Park 36,655 -8.4%
1147 Holland 33,366 -4.7%
1156 Bay City 33,188 -9.6%
1174 Jackson 32,704 -9.7%
1176 Eastpointe 32,511 -4.4%
1264 Madison Heights 30,050 -3.2%
1276 Oak Park 29,654 -8.4%
1302 Southgate 29,084 -4.4%
1303 Port Huron 29,051 -9.9%
1318 Burton 28,643 -5.7%
1379 Allen Park 27,156 -7.8%
1409 Garden City 26,650 -11.3%
1453 Mount Pleasant 25,847 -0.1%
1505 Wyandotte 24,977 -10.9%
1518 Walker 24,822 12.6%
1540 Norton Shores 24,501 8.5%
1542 Inkster 24,453 -18.7%
1600 Romulus 23,457 1.8%
1608 Auburn Hills 23,296 15.6%
1696 Hamtramck 21,752 -5.3%
1731 Birmingham 21,142 9.7%
1738 Ypsilanti 21,076 -5.6%
1769 Adrian 20,689 -7.1%
1775 Marquette 20,629 -0.2%
1815 Ferndale 20,070 -9.0%
1830 Monroe 19,875 -9.8%
1965 Trenton 18,255 -6.9%
2068 Wayne 16,947 -11.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 33,188 1,156
2016 33,511 1,134
2015 33,917 1,111
2014 34,149 1,093
2013 34,424 1,073
2012 34,521 1,062
2011 34,706 1,040
2010 34,932 1,025
2009 33,780 1,046
2008 33,905 1,029
2007 33,977 1,020
2006 34,311 1,002
2005 34,708 977
2004 35,132 956
2003 35,523 932
2002 35,956 912
2001 36,294 891
2000 36,724 873
1990 38,752 708
1880 20,693 95