Bear Creek, Alaska Population 2020

1,465
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Bear Creek is a city located in Alaska. Bear Creek has a 2020 population of 1,465. Bear Creek is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -25.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,956 in 2010. Bear Creek reached it's highest population of 2,399 in 2014.

The average household income in Bear Creek is $75,839 with a poverty rate of 11.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $184,200. The median age in Bear Creek is 47.4 years, 46.9 years for males, and 50 years for females. For every 100 females there are 116.1 males.

Bear Creek Demographics

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

  • White: 81.30%
  • Native American: 15.43%
  • Asian: 2.80%
  • Two or more races: 0.48%
  • 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 1,465, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,465.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,956.

Bear Creek, Alaska Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,19181.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native22615.43%
Asian412.80%
Two or More Races70.48%
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Bear Creek Population Pyramid 2020

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Bear Creek Median Age

47.4


Total

46.9


Male

50


Female

Bear Creek Adults

There are 1,128 adults, (214 of whom are seniors) in Bear Creek.

Bear Creek Age Dependency

60.3

Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Bear Creek Sex Ratio

Female

678

46.28%

Male

787

53.72%

Bear Creek Households and Families

Bear Creek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bear Creek Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married95%5%
All80.1%19.9%
Non Family63.7%36.3%

80.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5972.3880.1
Non Family2951.763.7
Married2423.0495
Female383.08100
Male223100

3.04

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Bear Creek Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20.19%
9th to 12th Grade514.77%
High School Graduate45142.15%
Some College37034.58%
Associates Degree393.64%
Bachelors Degree13412.52%
Graduate Degree232.15%
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Bear Creek Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White912910154
Native American10960
Asian38363
Hispanic1111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.89%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,455$44,286$53,426
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$43,063$43,839$
Some College$45,402$37,267$53,470
Bachelors Degree$85,905$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$47,455

Average Earnings

$44,286

Average Male

$53,426

Average Female

Bear Creek Language

Bear Creek Language by Age

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Bear Creek Language

95.86% of Bear Creek residents speak only English, while 4.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.00% of the population.

Bear Creek Poverty

Bear Creek Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,15815113.04%
Native226177.52%
Multiple77100.00%

11.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.17%

Male Poverty Rate

14.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bear Creek

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bear Creek is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bear Creek is Native, with 7.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.30%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.08%
Bachelors or Greater17.20%
High School15.08%
Some College8.56%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed4.55%
Female Employed2.79%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Bear Creek Income

Bear Creek Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$66,645$75,839
Families$101,132$91,643
Married Families$102,708-
Non Families$58,681$59,659
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Bear Creek Marital Status

Bear Creek Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.3%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

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 35-44.

Bear Creek Marital Status by Race

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Bear Creek Veterans

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186

Number of Veterans

186

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam86
Korea10
First Gulf War10
World War II
Second Gulf War
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5488
65 to 7472
55 to 6416
75+10
18 to 34
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Bear Creek Veterans by Education

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7.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

7.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bear Creek Employment Status

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69.5%

Labor Force Participation

67.1%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

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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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35.97%

Born in Alaska

94.27%

Native Born

5.73%

Foreign Born

2.87%

Non Citizen

2.87%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.27% of Bear Creek residents were born in the United States, with 35.97% having been born in Alaska. 2.87% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,4650.00%
20191,4650.00%
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%