Bethel Census Area, Alaska
The Bethel Census Area is a census area in the U.S. state of Alaska. It extends from the coast of the Bristol Bay and the Yukon - Kuskokwim Delta inland and includes the island of Nunivak in the Bering Sea.
In 2010, the population was 17,013. Bethel is part of the Unorganized Borough and thus has no headquarters. The Census Area has an area of 117,866 km ², of which 105,240 km ² of land and 12,627 km ² water. The largest city in the region is Bethel.
Parts of the National Wildlife Refuges Alaska Maritime, Togiak and Yukon Delta and the Lake Clark National Park are located in the Bethel Census Area.