Bear SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
5

Bear, Delaware Info Snack

Bear is a census-designated place (CDP) in New Castle County, Delaware, United States. The population was 17,593 at the 2000 census.
Population
20,401
Unemployment
7.1%
Poverty
9.8%
Median Home
$200,600
Median Income
$71,093
Median Rent
$1,363

Rankings for Bear in Delaware

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3

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4

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5

Pike Creek, DE
Population 8,740

6

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Population 13,672

7

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Population 2,195

8

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9

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10

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Map Of Bear, DE

Population over time in Bear

Year Population % Change
2017 20,401 2.5%
2016 19,904 0.1%
2015 19,886 0.8%
2014 19,732 -0.5%
2013 19,824 0.4%
2012 19,751 3.4%
2011 19,110 1.9%
2010 18,748 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bear

White
36.2% (7,382)
African American
38.7% (7,902)
American Indian
0.1% (12)
Asian
6.1% (1,250)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (7)
Two Or More
2.7% (542)
Hispanic
16.2% (3,306)
Race Bear DE USA
White 36.2% 63.0% 61.5%
African American 38.7% 21.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 6.1% 3.8% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.7% 2.3% 2.3%
Hispanic 16.2% 9.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Bear, Delaware

Less than $10,000
4.0% (81,604)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.8% (57,122)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.2% (167,288)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (144,847)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.6% (318,255)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.3% (291,734)
$75,000 to $99,999
22.2% (452,902)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.8% (301,934)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.3% (128,526)
$200,000 or more
4.8% (97,924)
Income Bear DE USA
Less than $10,000 4.0% 6.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.8% 3.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.2% 8.2% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 9.2% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.6% 12.9% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.3% 18.4% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 22.2% 13.7% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.8% 15.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.3% 6.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.8% 6.0% 6.3%

Gender in Bear

Female
53.9% (10,994)
Male
46.1% (9,406)
Gender Bear DE USA
Female 53.9% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 46.1% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bear for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.7% (1,358)
9-12th Grade
6.8% (1,387)
High School / GED
29.5% (6,025)
Some College
20.4% (4,162)
Associate's Degree
6.2% (1,254)
Bachelor's Degree
22.2% (4,525)
Master's Degree
6.8% (1,378)
Professional Degree
1.1% (219)
Doctorate Degree
0.4% (89)
Education Bear DE USA
< 9th Grade 6.7% 3.6% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.8% 7.1% 7.2%
High School / GED 29.5% 31.2% 27.3%
Some College 20.4% 19.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 6.2% 7.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 22.2% 18.0% 19.1%
Master's Degree 6.8% 9.3% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.1% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.4% 1.7% 1.4%

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