Bethel County, Alaska's estimated population is 18,887 with a growth rate of 0.89% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Bethel County, Alaska is the 7th largest county in Alaska. The 2010 Population was 17,084 and has seen a growth of 10.55% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 48.55%.
38.71% of Bethel County, Alaska residents speak only English, while 61.29% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 57.35% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Bethel County, Alaska is Native, with 32.57% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Bethel County, Alaska is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.99%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Bethel County, Alaska
97.86% of Bethel County, Alaska residents were born in the United States, with 87.99% having been born in Alaska. 0.97% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.