Bear, DE has a population of 19,904 and is the 2,188th largest city in the United States. The population density is 3,485 per sq mi which is 846% higher than the Delaware average and 3746% higher than the national average. The median age in Bear is 35 which is approximately 12% lower than the Delaware average of 40. In Bear, 53% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 77% speak English and 15% speak Spanish. 43% of Bear residents were born in Delaware, 39% were born out of state, 2% were born outside of the United States and 16% were foreign born.