Bay County County Metrics

Job Change

Jobs Year Over Year Change

1,816

Growth Rate

2.1%

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Net New Jobs Needed by 2030

9,551

Children in Poverty

17.0%

(Decreasing)

<10%

2030 Goal

6,373

(Decreasing)

3rd Grade Reading Scores

47%

(Declining)

1,160

# Not Reading at Grade Level
(Increasing)

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100%

2030 Goal

Florida Gap Map

Open Jobs

2,312

(Increasing)

2,722

Unemployed Persons (Increasing)

118

Unemployed People per 100 Jobs

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