Welcome to Bay County

The official website of Bay County, Michigan. We invite you to discover what Bay County, located along the Saginaw Bay of Lake Huron in mid-Michigan, has to offer.

About Bay County

Bay County is made up of 14 townships and 4 cities. It is home to around 106,000 people, making it the 20th most populated county in the state.

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Departments & Divisions

Bay County government is divided into more than 50 departments. Find information and contact details for each of the departments within Bay County.

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Online Services

Bay County offers a variety of online services to better serve the community. Find links to employment, taxes, documents, legal info and more.

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  Bay County Dashboard & Citizen's Guide

The Dashboard and Citizen's Guide have been designed to allow our citizens to view important information about Bay County quickly and easily.

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Information on all the Dashboards and Reports are updated as new information becomes available. If something is listed as N/A then some of the necessary reporting agencies have not finalized their information or it does not exist.

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Bay County News

Bay County Health Department Offers Lead-Reducing Water Filters to Eligible Households in Essexville

For Immediate Release - Joel Strasz, Health Officer In response to excessive lead levels found in drinking water provided through the City of Essexville water system, the Bay County Health Department is providing lead-reducing water filters to...

Bay County Health Department Warns of 'Spoofing' Phone Scams

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Bay County Heath Department Gears Up for 2019-2020 Hearing & Vision Screening

Press Release | September 11, 2019 Bay County Heath Department staff is gearing up for another school year to provide FREE hearing and vision screening to students in all Bay County schools. School screening services are provided by certified...