Bear Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work - Median Income By Zipcode

Bear Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 20,850 -2.4%
Male Population 9,831 3.9%
Female Population 11,019 -7.4%
Male Population 47.15 %
Female Population 52.85 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 36.1 1.7%
Citizen US Born 16,775 -1.9%
Citizen not US Born 1,895 -9.6%
Not Citizen 2,180 0.4%
Citizen US Born 80.46 %
Citizen not US Born 9.09 %
Not Citizen 10.46 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 468 11.7%
Moved from Same Country 1,527 -11.0%
Moved from Same State 116 84.1%
Moved from Different State 881 -18.4%
Same House as Last Year 17,647 -0.5%
Moved from Abroad 2.27 %
Moved from Same Country 7.4 %
Moved from Same State 0.56 %
Moved from Different State 4.27 %
Same House as Last Year 85.5 %

Occupational Employment in Bear top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 8,415 -0.1%
Blue Collar 2,614 0.5%
White Collar 76.3 %
Blue Collar 23.7 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 552 -3.2%
Private Companies 7,887 -3.2%
Governmental Workers 1,555 9.9%
Not for Profit Companies 1,035 17.0%
Self Employees 5 %
Private Companies 71.51 %
Governmental Workers 14.1 %
Not for Profit Companies 9.38 %

Number of Households in Bear top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 7,345 -0.3%
Average People Per Household 3 -2.1%
Family Households 4,591 -6.3%
Non-family Households 2,754 11.6%
Family Households 62.51 %
Non-family Households 37.49 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 2,336 -10.2%
Households without Children 5,009 5.1%
Households with Children 31.8 %
Households without Children 68.2 %

Median and Average Income in Bear top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $85,836 4.8%
Median Household Income $72,192 3.4%
People below Poverty Level 2,022 0.5%
People above Poverty Level 18,405 -2.1%

Housing in Bear top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 8,135 -1.2%
Median Year Built 1994 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 195 -3.5%
Built between 1940 and 1949 14 N/A
Built between 1950 and 1959 175 -18.2%
Built between 1960 and 1969 81 -5.8%
Built between 1970 and 1979 1,042 -5.4%
Built between 1980 and 1989 1,432 -13.9%
Built between 1990 and 1999 2,909 -0.4%
Built between 2000 and 2009 1,406 5.3%
Built in 2010 or Later 881 24.1%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 7,345 -0.3%
Owner Occupied 4,251 -1.8%
Renter Occupied 3,094 1.8%
Owner Occupied 57.88 %
Renter Occupied 42.12 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 3,032 -4.4%
Without Mortgage 1,219 5.4%
Median Value with Mortgage $233,000 2.4%
Median Value without Mortgage $41,300 -6.6%
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,375 1.0%
With Mortgage 71.32 %
Without Mortgage 28.68 %

Bear Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 964 12.9%
Some High School 6,393 2.4%
Some College 3,284 -14.1%
Associate Degree 757 -22.8%
Bachelor's Degree 3,239 -0.9%
Graduate Degree 1,532 7.4%
No High School 6.03 %
Some High School 39.96 %
Some College 19.45 %
Associate Degree 4.73 %
Bachelor's Degree 20.25 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Bear top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 6,353 6.5%
Married 7,555 -3.9%
Separated 338 -18.9%
Widowed 595 0.5%
Divorced 2,480 -1.3%
Never Married 37.41 %
Married 44.49 %
Separated 1.99 %
Widowed 3.5 %
Divorced 14.6 %

Means of Transport to Work in Bear top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 9,889 2.1%
Bus or TrolleyBus 117 -23.5%
Subway or Elevated 71 N/A
Bicycle 9 N/A
Walk 151 -25.6%

Median and Average Household income in Bear by Zipcode top

ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
19701 40,173 14,410 $88,589.00 $110,844.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 19701

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Bear is an area in New Castle County,Delaware with a population of 20,850. There are 9,831 male residents living in Bear and 11,019 female residents. The total number of households is 7,345 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 36 with 7,555 people being married and 9,766 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 76.30% white collar employees and 23.70% blue collar employees in Bear..
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