Bethel is a city located in Bethel County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 6,712, it is the 9th largest city in Alaska and the 4047th largest city in the United States . Bethel is currently growing at a rate of 0.95% annually and its population has increased by 10.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,080 in 2010. Bethel reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 50 miles, Bethel has a population density of 151 people per square mile.
The average household income in Bethel is $96,848 with a poverty rate of 15.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,552 per month, and the median house value is $280,400. The median age in Bethel is 29.2 years, 28.7 years for males, and 29.8 years for females.