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Statistics & Facts

The Alaska state capital is Juneau.
The population of Bethel is approximately 4,674 (1990), 6080 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,624 (1990), 1896 (2010).
The amount of land area in Bethel is 114.682 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 14.905 sq kilometers.
The distance from Bethel to Washington DC is 4156 miles.
The distance to the Alaska state capital is 1041 miles. (as the crow flies)
Bethel is positioned 60.76 degrees north of the equator and 161.77 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Bethel Community News

The St. Paul Coastal District and the Division of Governmental Coordination will be holding a series of community workshops for the Bering Sea Ecosystem Project over the next few weeks. The purpose of the meetings is for project staff to listen to local ideas and opinions about coastal management issues facing Bering Sea communities. The workshops will be held at the following communities:
Bethel April 5 7:00 pm City Log Cabin
Unalakleet April 7 7:00 pm Elementary School Multi-purpose room
Naknek April 20 3:00 pm City Council Chambers
Dillingham April 21 1:00 pm Choggiung Conference Room
The purpose of the Bering Sea Ecosystem Project is to improve communication and coordination between Bering Sea stakeholders. Goals include promoting good stewardship of Bering Sea coastal resources by obtaining information and sharing information with all stakeholders. The project is funded by the federal Coastal Zone Management Act through the Alaska Coastal Zone Management Program. For more information, contact:
Division of Governmental Coordination
Glenn Gray, Project Analyst
Katharine Heumann, Program Coordinator

Bethel Libraries

Mikelnguut Elitnaurviat Elem School Library
P.O. Box 900
Bethel, AK 99559
Phone: 907-543-2845
Fax: 907-543-2429

Bethel Schools

Bethel Regional High School
1 Warrior Way
Bethel, AK 99559
Phone: 907-543-3957

Lower Kuskokwim School District
1004 Ridgecrest Dr
Bethel, AK 99559
Phone: 907-543-2249


Kuskokwim Campus-Uaf 201 Akiak Dr Bethel, AK 99559 Phone: 907-543-4500

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