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Bethel Census Area, Alaska (AK)

County population in 2014: 17,868 (26% urban, 74% rural); it was 16,006 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 856
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,846
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,574
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,949 (it was 1,652 in 2000)
% of renters here:

39%
State:

37%

Land area: 40633 sq. mi.

Water area: 4875.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 0 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bethel Census Area: 105.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (29.7%), Public administration (22.3%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (19.3%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 57%
  • Government: 28%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 15%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Bethel Census Area races chart

Races in Bethel Census Area, Alaska:

  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (82.6%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (10.9%)
  • Two or more races (4.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.1%)
  • Asian alone (0.9%)
Median resident age:  26.0 years
Alaska median age:  33.0 years
Males: 9,345  (52.3%)
Females: 8,523  (47.7%)
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Average household size:
Bethel Census Area:

3.0 people
Alaska:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2015: $51,602 ($35,701 in 1999)

This county:

$51,602
Alaska:

$73,355

Median contract rent in 2015 for apartments: $993 (lower quartile is $370, upper quartile is $1,321)
This county:

$993
State:

$1061


Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $172,063 (it was $77,400 in 2000)
Bethel Census Area:

$172,063
Alaska:

$259,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $64,242 - $272,520
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,629
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $409

Institutionalized population: 184
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 50 buildings, average cost: $126,400
  • 2001: 22 buildings, average cost: $133,000
  • 2002: 42 buildings, average cost: $150,100
  • 2003: 46 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2004: 69 buildings, average cost: $147,800
  • 2005: 53 buildings, average cost: $143,000
  • 2006: 42 buildings, average cost: $143,600
  • 2007: 33 buildings, average cost: $143,500
  • 2008: 0 buildings
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $228,100
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $230,000
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $300,000
  • 2013: 6 buildings, average cost: $333,300
  • 2014: 11 buildings, average cost: $222,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,384 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $202 (0.2%)

Bethel Census Area household income distribution in 2009 Bethel Census Area home values distribution Bethel Census Area contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 25.2%
(4.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.6% for American Indian residents, 2.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 3.3% for other race residents, 27.6% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 25.6%
Bethel Census Area:

25.6%
Alaska:

10.3%
(4.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.9% for American Indian residents, 2.8% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 3.3% for other race residents, 24.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2015: 26 years old
(Males: 26 years old, Females: 26 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39 years old, Black residents: 37 years old, American Indian residents: 24 years old, Asian residents: 38 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 20 years old, Other race residents: 15 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Bethel Census Area is $966 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $1172 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1402 a month.

Cities in this county include: Bethel, Kwethluk, Kipnuk, Akiachak, Aniak, Quinhagak, Kasigluk, Toksook Bay, Nunapitchuk, Tuluksak.

Bethel Census Area has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Lakes and reservoirs: Solf Lake (A), Sandra Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

13.6%
Alaska:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 375
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 71.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 217 (47% naturalized citizens)

Bethel Census Area:

1.4%
Whole state:

5.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 43
  • 1990 to 1994: 21
  • 1985 to 1989: 27
  • 1980 to 1984: 30
  • 1975 to 1979: 24
  • 1970 to 1974: 53
  • 1970 to 1974: 5
  • 1965 to 1969: 14
Note: State values scaled to Bethel Census Area population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 8.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 98.5%

Bethel Census Area marital status for males Bethel Census Area marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,284
  • One, attached: 95
  • Two: 228
  • 3 or 4: 116
  • 5 to 9: 70
  • 10 to 19: 73
  • 20 or more: 145
  • Mobile homes: 169
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 8

Housing units in Bethel Census Area with a mortgage: 828 (36 second mortgage, 23 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,509

Here:

35.4% with mortgage
State:

74.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Bethel Census Area

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,2448
Orthodox2,85217
Mainline Protestant2,21618
Evangelical Protestant50111
Other1981
None8,002-
Bethel Census Area Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 21
Bethel Census Area:

12.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Bethel Census Area:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

4.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.82 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Bethel Census Area:

5.3%
Alaska:

6.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Bethel Census Area:

34.4%
State:

27.8%

Earthquake activity:

Bethel Census Area-area historical earthquake activity is near Alaska state average. It is 495% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 454.8 miles away from Bethel Census Area center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 10/9/1900 at 12:28:00, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 379.7 miles away from the county center
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 390.0 miles away from the county center
On 11/10/1938 at 20:18:41, a magnitude 8.2 (8.2 UK) earthquake occurred 398.1 miles away from the county center
On 11/3/2002 at 22:12:41, a magnitude 8.5 (7.0 MB, 8.5 MS, 7.9 MW, 8.1 ME, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 470.1 miles away from Bethel Census Area center
On 11/7/1912 at 07:40:24, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 320.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Alaska Flooding, Incident Period: April 27, 2002 to May 30, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1423: June 26, 2002, FEMA Id: 1423, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Alaska Winter Storms And Avalanches, Incident Period: December 21, 1999 to February 23, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1316: February 17, 2000, FEMA Id: 1316, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Alaska Heavy Snow, Ice Jams, Flooding, Incident Period: April 15, 1991 to May 25, 1991, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-909: May 30, 1991, FEMA Id: 909, Natural disaster type: Flood, Snow
  • Alaska FLOODING, Incident Period: May 01, 1989 to June 10, 1989, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-832: June 10, 1989, FEMA Id: 832, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • Alaska Severe Freezing, Incident Period: January 15, 1989 to February 15, 1989, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-826: May 10, 1989, FEMA Id: 826, Natural disaster type: Freeze

The number of natural disasters in Bethel Census Area (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Public administration (18%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Korea (39%)
  • Other Eastern Europe (13%)
  • United Kingdom (7%)
  • Philippines (7%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Guatemala (4%)
  • Colombia (3%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Bethel Census Area (%):

  • German (2%)
  • English (2%)
  • United States or American (1%)
  • Irish (1%)
  • Swedish (1%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (0%)

Bethel Census Area mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 991 (19%)
  • Carpooled: 741 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 20 (0%)
  • Taxi: 305 (6%)
  • Motorcycle: 8 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 25 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,652 (31%)
  • Other means: 1,414 (27%)
  • Worked at home: 154 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Bethel Census Area, Alaska in 2000:

  • 81 people in state prisons
  • 80 people in halfway houses
  • 25 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 24 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 14 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 8 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 5 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in other workers' dormitories

People in group quarters in Bethel Census Area, Alaska in 2010:

  • 81 people in state prisons
  • 80 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 46 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 39 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 27 people in college/university student housing
  • 24 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 18 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 13 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 10 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $41,791.

6.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,912 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.15%
Alaska average:

8.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.65% relocated from other counties in Alaska ($20,726 average AGI)
2.50% relocated from other states ($19,186 average AGI)
Bethel Census Area:

2.50%
Alaska average:

6.04%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.51% ($36,474 average AGI)
from Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK  0.54% ($37,214)
from Wade Hampton Census Area, AK  0.50% ($24,423)
from Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK  0.27% ($14,214)
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.25% ($52,308)


6.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($49,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
Alaska average:

8.83%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.16% relocated to other counties in Alaska ($30,177 average AGI)
2.17% relocated to other states ($18,991 average AGI)
Bethel Census Area:

2.17%
Alaska average:

5.99%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  2.15% ($42,486 average AGI)
to Wade Hampton Census Area, AK  0.50% ($32,615)
to Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK  0.37% ($52,053)
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.23% ($82,083)
to Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK  0.19% ($31,700)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 28.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 25.4

Births per 1000 population in Bethel Census Area

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 5.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 5.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 5.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Bethel Census Area

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 13.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Bethel Census Area

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 27.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 11.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Bethel Census Area
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Bethel Census Area


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 989 (871 aged, 118 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 970 (15%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Bethel Census Area, Alaska in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (63)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (50)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (45)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (45)
  • Intentional self-harm by hanging, strangulation and suffocation (37)
  • Intentional self-harm by other and unspecified firearm discharge (36)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (36)
  • Unspecified dementia (33)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (31)
  • Malignant neoplasm without specification of site (31)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 25%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 403.7. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 231.9
  • Other - 171.8

Household type by relationship:

Households: 16,675
  • In family households: 15,103 (2,172 male householders, 1,264 female householders)
    2,112 spouses, 6,868 children (6,091 natural, 654 adopted, 123 stepchildren), 1,093 grandchildren, 306 brothers or sisters, 165 parents, 409 other relatives, 614 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,572 (783 male householders (609 living alone)), 432 female householders (330 living alone)), 357 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 338 (184 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 679 2-persons, 591 3-persons, 653 4-persons, 755 5-persons, 292 6-persons, 466 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 939 1-person, 228 2-persons, 28 3-persons, 12 4-persons, 4 5-persons, 3 6-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

4,152 married couples with children.
1,317 single-parent households (510 men, 807 women).

34.4% of residents of Bethel Census Area speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (54% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 24% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (52% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 27% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (31% speak English very well, 58% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
63.4% of residents speak other language at home (55% speak English very well, 34% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $324,163,000 ($19,109 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,441,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $12,772,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $12,161,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $13,431,000
Federal grants: $263,119,000
Federal procurement contracts: $14,071,000 ($1,079,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $8,609,000 ($1,407,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $81,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $5,494,000
Federal Government insurance: $27,093,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 2,223
Here:

130 per 1000 residents
State:

80 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 583
Here:

34 per 1000 residents
State:

25 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +48
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -579
Here -34 per 1000 residents
State -7 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Bethel Census Area

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.18 millions of gallons per day (89% from ground, 11% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

3.7
State:

5.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.3
State:

3.9

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 119
  • 2000 to 2009: 773
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,003
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,877
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,432
  • 1960 to 1969: 569
  • 1950 to 1959: 138
  • 1940 to 1949: 20
  • 1939 or earlier: 16
Note: State values scaled to Bethel Census Area population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Bethel Census Area, Alaska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Bethel Census Area population
  • 1 room: 191
  • 2 rooms: 378
  • 3 rooms: 596
  • 4 rooms: 491
  • 5 rooms: 505
  • 6 rooms: 227
  • 7 rooms: 99
  • 8 rooms: 39
  • 9+ rooms: 48
  • 1 room: 181
  • 2 rooms: 305
  • 3 rooms: 448
  • 4 rooms: 332
  • 5 rooms: 261
  • 6 rooms: 76
  • 7 rooms: 26
  • 8 rooms: 18
  • 9+ rooms: 5
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Bethel Census Area, Alaska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Bethel Census Area population
  • no bedroom: 222
  • 1 bedroom: 491
  • 2 bedrooms: 697
  • 3 bedrooms: 774
  • 4 bedrooms: 319
  • 5+ bedrooms: 71
  • no bedroom: 226
  • 1 bedroom: 421
  • 2 bedrooms: 546
  • 3 bedrooms: 390
  • 4 bedrooms: 63
  • 5+ bedrooms: 6
Cars and other vehicles available in Bethel Census Area, Alaska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Bethel Census Area population
  • no vehicle: 1,494
  • 1 vehicle: 554
  • 2 vehicles: 329
  • 3 vehicles: 105
  • 4 vehicles: 41
  • 5+ vehicles: 51
  • no vehicle: 973
  • 1 vehicle: 511
  • 2 vehicles: 122
  • 3 vehicles: 21
  • 4 vehicles: 13
  • 5+ vehicles: 12

64% of Bethel Census Area residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 68% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 54% lived in Alaska.

Bethel Census Area:

63.7%
State average:

47.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 13,829
  • Northeast: 261
  • Midwest: 539
  • South: 356
  • West: 780

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $31,700


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 55%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 51%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Bethel Census Area
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (89.1%)
  • Wood (8.6%)
  • Electricity (0.8%)
  • Utility gas (0.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (85.1%)
  • Electricity (6.5%)
  • Wood (2.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.9%)
  • Other fuel (1.7%)
  • Utility gas (1.3%)
  • No fuel used (0.7%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 58
Here:

1.8%
Alaska:

6.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 24
Here:

1.9%
Alaska:

5.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 29
Here:

10.2%
Alaska:

14.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Bethel Census Area Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Bethel Census Area Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Bethel Census Area, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4469.0 years
Mary3975.1 years
Joseph2771.3 years
Peter2070.8 years
Martha2072.0 years
George1975.2 years
David1962.8 years
Anna1981.2 years
Elena1872.7 years
Marie1576.4 years
Most common last names in Bethel Census Area, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Evan2667.6 years
Alexie2372.3 years
Andrew1577.1 years
Williams1366.3 years
Smith1175.8 years
Nicolai1074.5 years
Jackson1068.3 years
Charles1075.3 years
Paul1066.5 years
Beaver977.1 years

Businesses in Bethel Census Area, AK

  • Nike: 2
  • RadioShack: 1
  • True Value: 2

Bethel Census Area on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox adherents"