Living in Bear, DE

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Bear, Delaware Info Snack

Population
20,850
Unemployment
9.3%
Poverty
9.8%
Median Home
$209,700
Median Income
$72,192
Median Rent
$1,391

Bear SnackAbility

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

Bear, DE Cost Of Living

112
Bear's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Bear Delaware National Average
Overall 112 114 100
Services 119 116 100
Groceries 123 121 100
Health 112 100 100
Housing 111 121 100
Transportation 110 104 100
Utilities 84 93 100

Rankings for Bear in Delaware

Map Of Bear, DE

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Population over time in Bear

Year Population % Change
2019 20,850 -2.4%
2018 21,362 4.7%
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
34.5% (7,200)
African American
37.0% (7,713)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
5.1% (1,068)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.3% (477)
Hispanic
21.1% (4,392)
Race Bear DE USA
White 34.5% 62.3% 60.7%
African American 37.0% 21.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 5.1% 3.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 2.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 21.1% 9.2% 18.0%

Gender in Bear

Female
52.8% (11,019)
Male
47.2% (9,831)
Gender Bear DE USA
Female 52.8% 51.6% 50.8%
Male 47.2% 48.4% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Bear for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (1,459)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,668)
High School / GED
30.0% (6,255)
Some College
18.0% (3,753)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (1,042)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (4,587)
Master's Degree
9.0% (1,876)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (208)
Education Bear DE USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Bear, Delaware

Less than $10,000
2.6% (54,786)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (42,012)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.8% (141,649)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (198,422)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (280,460)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.3% (382,368)
$75,000 to $99,999
18.4% (382,652)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.4% (321,336)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.6% (179,403)
$200,000 or more
4.9% (101,908)
Income Bear DE USA
Less than $10,000 2.6% 5.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 3.5% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.8% 7.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 8.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 11.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.3% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 18.4% 14.4% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.4% 16.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.6% 7.5% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 4.9% 7.0% 7.7%

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