Bethel SnackAbility

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Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
6
Education
7
Commute
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Bethel, Alaska Info Snack

Bethel (Mamterilleq in Central Alaskan Yup'ik) is a city located near the west coast of the U.S. state of Alaska, approximately 400 miles (640 km) west of Anchorage, in the Bethel Census Area. Accessible only by air and river, Bethel is the main port on the Kuskokwim River and is an administrative and transportation hub for the 56 villages in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.
Population
6,408
Unemployment
9.7%
Poverty
13.7%
Median Home
$267,100
Median Income
$83,438
Median Rent
$1,433

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Map Of Bethel, AK

Population over time in Bethel

Year Population % Change
2017 6,408 0.7%
2016 6,365 -0.1%
2015 6,370 1.2%
2014 6,295 1.6%
2013 6,197 0.9%
2012 6,140 1.7%
2011 6,036 1.1%
2010 5,971 -

Crime in Bethel Per 100k

Crime Bethel AK USA
Violent Crime 1416.1 829.0 382.9
Murder 15.6 8.4 5.3
Robbery 217.9 128.5 98.0
Aggravated Assault 700.3 575.4 248.9
Property Crime 1167.1 3542.1 2362.0
Burglary 544.7 563.8 430.4
Larceny 435.7 2402.7 1694.0
Car Theft 186.7 575.6 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Bethel

White
23.0% (1,472)
African American
1.8% (116)
American Indian
60.7% (3,888)
Asian
2.2% (141)
Hawaiian
0.0% (2)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
7.7% (496)
Hispanic
4.6% (293)
Race Bethel AK USA
White 23.0% 61.5% 61.5%
African American 1.8% 3.1% 12.3%
American Indian 60.7% 13.8% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 6.1% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 1.2% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 7.7% 7.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.6% 6.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Bethel, Alaska

Less than $10,000
5.3% (33,962)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (18,583)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.4% (41,011)
$25,000 to $34,999
3.2% (20,505)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.0% (57,672)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.9% (95,479)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.8% (107,654)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.9% (140,335)
$150,000 to $199,999
14.4% (92,275)
$200,000 or more
5.0% (32,040)
Income Bethel AK USA
Less than $10,000 5.3% 3.8% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 3.1% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.4% 6.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 3.2% 6.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.0% 11.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.9% 17.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.8% 14.6% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.9% 19.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 14.4% 9.3% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 5.0% 7.2% 6.3%

Gender in Bethel

Female
46.8% (2,999)
Male
53.2% (3,408)
Gender Bethel AK USA
Female 46.8% 47.7% 50.8%
Male 53.2% 52.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bethel for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.4% (284)
9-12th Grade
7.9% (507)
High School / GED
38.4% (2,461)
Some College
18.0% (1,152)
Associate's Degree
6.9% (441)
Bachelor's Degree
13.9% (890)
Master's Degree
7.6% (488)
Professional Degree
2.3% (149)
Doctorate Degree
0.5% (32)
Education Bethel AK USA
< 9th Grade 4.4% 2.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.9% 4.9% 7.2%
High School / GED 38.4% 27.6% 27.3%
Some College 18.0% 27.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.9% 8.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 13.9% 18.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 7.6% 7.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 2.3% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.5% 1.0% 1.4%

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