About This Place
Bay Center is a census-designated place (CDP) in Pacific County, Washington, United States. The population was 174 at the 2000 census. The population increased to 276 at the 2010 census. Bay Center is the birthplace of ESPN Radio anchor Colin Cowherd.
Bay Center is located at 46°37′48″N 123°57′17″W / 46.63°N 123.95472°W / 46.63; -123.95472 (46.630051, -123.954630), near the mouth of the Palix River and Niawiakum River.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km²), all of it land.