Population density (sq mi)3,48550491
Median age34.939.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%54%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%39%43%
Speak English77%87%79%
Speak Spanish15%7%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Bear is 591% higher than Delaware
  • The median age in Bear is 12% lower than Delaware
  • In Bear 50.04% of the population is White
  • In Bear 34.40% of the population is Black
  • In Bear 5.17% of the population is Asian

Compare Bear, DE Demographics


      Bear population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.47%0.37%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.05%0.18%
      Mixed race3.52%2.76%3.06%
      Other race6.41%2.19%4.75%
      In Bear, 17.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Bear age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Bear, DE demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).