In 2019, Bethel Census Area, AK had a population of 18.1k people with a median age of 27.3 and a median household income of $53,553. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Bethel Census Area, AK grew from 18,040 to 18,134, a 0.521% increase and its median household income declined from $54,212 to $53,553, a −1.22% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bethel Census Area, AK are American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (82.5%), White (Non-Hispanic) (9.73%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.15%), White (Hispanic) (1.42%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.08%). 0% of the households in Bethel Census Area, AK speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.8% of the residents in Bethel Census Area, AK are U.S. citizens.
In 2019, the median property value in Bethel Census Area, AK was $83,600, and the homeownership rate was 58.2%. Most people in Bethel Census Area, AK walked to work, and the average commute time was 6.98 minutes. The average car ownership in Bethel Census Area, AK was 0 cars per household.