Lower Kuskokwim Census Subarea AK Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Lower Kuskokwim Census Subarea, AK

The Lower Kuskokwim Census Subarea is a County Subdivision of Bethel Borough. The subdivision has a Z5 Census Class Code which indicates that the Lower Kuskokwim Census Subarea is a statistical county subdivision.

Also See: Bethel Borough Data | Cities in Bethel Borough | County Subdivisions in Bethel Borough

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Lower Kuskokwim Census Subarea Boundary Map


Lower Kuskokwim Census Subarea Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2023)


Total Population 17,180 (100%)
Population in Households 16,811 (97.9%)
Population in Families 14,538 (84.6%)
Population in Group Quarters1 369 ( 2.1%)
Population Density 1
Diversity Index2 30


Median Household Income $57,958
Average Household Income $91,477
% of Income for Mortgage4 18%
Per Capita Income $23,919
Wealth Index5 67


Total HU (Housing Units) 5,251 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,642 (50.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,844 (35.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 765 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $176,271
Average Home Value $222,067
Housing Affordability Index3 146


Total Households 4,486
Average Household Size 3.75000000000
Family Households 3,222
Average Family Size 5
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different races or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2020-2022 2022-2027
Population -0.05% 0.02%
Households 0.17% 0.24%
Families   0.14%
Median Household Income   0.97%
Per Capita Income   2.30%
Owner Occupied HU   0.63%

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