Bay City is a small city located close to the base of Huron lake and Saginaw Bay. It is located within the area of Bay City MSA. Bay City is also geographically divided by the river Saginaw and is elevated at a height of 590 ft. It has a total area of about 11.5 sq. miles and Bay City is criss-crossed by a number of major roadways.The education sector and the overall culture of the city helps to attract a large number of outsiders. There are a number of business districts in the city, like Business Districts of Banks, Bay City Downtown, a number of industrial districts and also a number of Malls are located here. The city also boasts of a number of Arts Centers and theatres. The local media industry is quite advanced and all these offer substantial scope for providing employment oppurtunities to the locals. Some notable residents of the town are B. Allman, E. Arnold and Howie Auer.