Bear Creek, Alaska Population 2021

1,178
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Bear Creek is a city located in Alaska. Bear Creek has a 2020 population of 1,178. Bear Creek is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -39.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,956 in 2010. Bear Creek reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Bear Creek is $66,696 with a poverty rate of 14.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $200,200. The median age in Bear Creek is 44.8 years, 46.4 years for males, and 35.5 years for females.

Bear Creek Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bear Creekwas:

  • White: 83.79%
  • Native American: 14.09%
  • Two or more races: 1.61%
  • Asian: 0.51%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Bear Creek, Alaska is 1,178 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,178.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,956.

Bear Creek, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White98783.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native16614.09%
Two or More Races191.61%
Asian60.51%
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Bear Creek Population by Race

Bear Creek Population Pyramid $2021

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Bear Creek Median Age

44.8


Total

46.4


Male

35.5


Female

Bear Creek Adults

There are 865 adults, (179 of whom are seniors) in Bear Creek.

Bear Creek Age Dependency

71.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Bear Creek Sex Ratio

Female

617

52.38%

Male

561

47.62%

Bear Creek Population by Age

Bear Creek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bear Creek Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family31.7%68.3%
All71.2%28.8%
Married100%0%
Male100%0%
Female100%0%

71.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bear Creek Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4732.471.2
Married2153.07100
Non Family1991.6131.7
Female492.55100
Male103100

2.97

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

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Bear Creek Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20.25%
9th to 12th Grade222.75%
High School Graduate31138.92%
Some College22728.41%
Associates Degree739.14%
Bachelors Degree10613.27%
Graduate Degree587.26%
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Bear Creek Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bear Creek Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White731725150
Native American4125
2+ Races121212
Hispanic1111
Asian422

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Bear Creek Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,063$45,063$42,500
Less Than 9th Grade$2,500$2,500$
High School Graduate$53,787$54,007$
Some College$45,577$36,542$48,750
Bachelors Degree$$$93,333
Graduate Degree$$$

$45,063

Average Earnings

$45,063

Average Male

$42,500

Average Female

Bear Creek Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bear Creek Language by Age

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Bear Creek Language

94.95% of Bear Creek residents speak only English, while 5.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.52% of the population.

Bear Creek Language

Bear Creek Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White95315015.74%
Native166169.64%
Multiple19736.84%

14.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.26%

Male Poverty Rate

15.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bear Creek

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bear Creek is Multiple, with 36.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bear Creek is Native, with 9.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.10%.

Bear Creek Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade66.67%
High School21.22%
Bachelors or Greater17.07%
Some College11.00%

Bear Creek Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed7.28%
Female Employed2.21%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Bear Creek Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bear Creek Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households-$66,696
Families$101,774$83,677
Married Families$104,728-
Non Families$35,958$43,315
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Income by Household Type

Bear Creek Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.1%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Bear Creek Married by Age and Sex

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Bear Creek Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bear Creek Marital Status by Race

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Bear Creek Marital Status

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119

Number of Veterans

119

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam79
Korea11
First Gulf War10
World War II
Second Gulf War

Bear Creek Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7464
35 to 5427
55 to 6417
75+11
18 to 34

Bear Creek Veterans by Age

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Bear Creek Veterans by Race

Bear Creek Veterans by Education

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12.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bear Creek Veterans by Education

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68%

Labor Force Participation

65.1%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Bear Creek Employment by Age

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Bear Creek Employment by Race

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Bear Creek Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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42.53%

Born in Bear Creek

95.84%

Native Born

4.16%

Foreign Born

3.31%

Non Citizen

0.85%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.84% of Bear Creek residents were born in the United States, with 42.53% having been born in Alaska. 3.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Bear Creek Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,1780.00%
20201,1780.00%
20191,178-287-19.59%
20181,465-47-3.11%
20171,5121238.86%
20161,389-435-23.85%
20151,824-575-23.97%
20142,39946624.11%
20131,933-27-1.38%
20121,960-358-15.44%
20112,31836218.51%
20101,9560.00%

Bear Creek Population by Year