Living in Bear, DE

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Bear SnackAbility

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

Bear, DE Cost Of Living

112
Bear's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average

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
21,362
Unemployment
9.0%
Poverty
9.6%
Median Home
$208,600
Median Income
$69,816
Median Rent
$1,391

Rankings for Bear in Delaware

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Map Of Bear, DE

Population over time in Bear

Year Population % Change
2017 21,362 4.7%
2016 20,401 2.5%
2015 19,904 0.1%
2014 19,886 0.8%
2013 19,732 -0.5%
2012 19,824 0.4%
2011 19,751 3.4%
2010 19,110 1.9%
2009 18,748 -

Race / Ethnicity in Bear

White
35.3% (7,535)
African American
36.8% (7,854)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
6.2% (1,322)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (11)
Two Or More
2.4% (505)
Hispanic
19.4% (4,135)
Race Bear DE USA
White 35.3% 62.7% 61.1%
African American 36.8% 21.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 6.2% 3.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 19.4% 9.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Bear, Delaware

Less than $10,000
2.8% (58,863)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (54,514)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.6% (141,794)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (216,316)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (297,507)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (380,729)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.8% (380,149)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.1% (365,360)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.7% (144,114)
$200,000 or more
4.5% (96,849)
Income Bear DE USA
Less than $10,000 2.8% 5.6% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 3.6% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.6% 7.8% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 9.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 12.3% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.8% 14.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.1% 15.9% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.7% 7.1% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 4.5% 6.6% 7.0%

Gender in Bear

Female
55.7% (11,900)
Male
44.3% (9,462)
Gender Bear DE USA
Female 55.7% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 44.3% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bear for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (1,281)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,495)
High School / GED
29.0% (6,194)
Some College
20.0% (4,272)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (1,281)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (4,699)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,708)
Professional Degree
1.0% (213)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (213)
Education Bear DE USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 32.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 19.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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