457 Woods Road, Bear, DE 19701 $309,000

Beds/Baths: 3/2.0
Interior Sq. Ft: 3,216
Acreage: 0.86
Age:55 years
MLS#: DENC480994
Mobile#: 8285
Subdivision: None Available


Nicely renovated solid brick ranch situated on just under an acre. Home offers 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths with lots of additional indoor living space. Refinished beautiful hardwood floors throughout the main floor, inviting living room with a fireplace and French doors which lead to the beautifully updated kitchen with an abundance of cabinets and granite counter space. There is great additional living space off of the kitchen and dining room in the 3 season room that does have a hook up if you'd like a gas fireplace or heat during the freezing days of winter. Downstairs there is even more living space with the large family room and 2 additional rooms, one of which has a large lovely full bathroom. Even the laundry room downstairs is nicely floored with tiled floors. Enjoying the outside will be a treat either on the deck or the patio area. No need to worry about fencing because this has already been taken care of with a privacy fence. For those who have toys or need a workshop there is an oversized detached 2 car garage and a pole barn.

Living Room: 19 X 14 - Main
Dining Room: 13 X 10 - Main
Master Bed: 19 X 15 - Main
Other: 13 X 12 - Lower 1
Other: 12 X 9 - Lower 1
Other: 26 X 13 - Lower 1
Taxes: $2,713
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Christina


Hot Water Heating, Oil, Window Unit(s) Cooling, Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer, 200+ Amp Service

Detached Garage, Driveway, Oversized, Detached Garage Spaces #: 4;

Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Kitchen - Island, Wood Floors, Wood Stove, Fully Finished Basement, Accessibility - >84" Garage Door, Accessibility - 2+ Access Exits

Brick Exterior, Outbuilding(s)

Privacy Fence, Rear Fence

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Public Elementary (10 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 1.28 mi
William Oberle Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Bear 2.16 mi
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K-5 Bear 2.43 mi
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Bear 2.47 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 2.84 mi
Brader (Henry M.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 3.55 mi
Marshall (Thurgood) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 4.35 mi
Thomson Estates Elementary School Cecil County Public Schools Preschool-5 Elkton 4.81 mi
Southern Elementary School Colonial School District K-5 New Castle 4.9 mi
Mcvey (Joseph M.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 5 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Bedford (Gunning) Middle School Colonial School District 6-8 New Castle 4.77 mi
Gauger-Cobbs Middle School Christina School District 6-8 Newark 4.91 mi

Public High (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Hodgson (Paul M.) Vocational Technical High School New Castle County Votech School District 9-12 Newark 1.77 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9-12 Newark 2.91 mi

Private (10 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Caravel Academy Preschool-12 Bear 0.75 mi
Lela Day School Preschool-Preschool Bear 1.33 mi
Glasgow Chrisian Academy Preschool-8 Bear 1.47 mi
Cornerstone Early Education And Youth Center, Inc. Preschool-Preschool Bear 1.66 mi
Tender Loving Kare Academy Preschool-2 Newark 2 mi
Tall Oaks Classical School K-12 Bear 2.29 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Preschool-12 Bear 2.29 mi
Learning Express Academy K-8 Newark 3.85 mi
Super Kids Pre School & Kindergarten Preschool-K Newark 3.86 mi
Great New Beginnings Preschool-Preschool Bear 4.34 mi

Catholic (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Aquinas Academy Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-12 Bear 1.44 mi
Christ The Teacher Catholic School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Newark 3.37 mi

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This report is a detailed community overview for Bear(19701), Delaware.

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 28,077
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 27
  • Average salary of people in this community: $49,259
  • Closest Major Airport: New Castle
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 1.06%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,489
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.76
  • Households w/ Children: 33%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 11,253 (74.8%)
  • Rented: 3,086 (20.5%)
  • Vacant: 715 (4.7%)
  • Total: 15,054

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Total: 39,611
Households: 14,339
Median Age: 39.21

Climate and Weather

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Weather Risk


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Educational Climate Index: 4 (1 = Low, 5 = High)

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 2.1%
  • Some High School: 3.9%
  • High School Graduate: 27.9%
  • Some College: 21.5%
  • Associate Degree: 8.6%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22.0%
  • Graduate Degree: 14.1%


  • White Collar: 60%
  • Blue Collar: 40%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $81,861

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

  • Studio: $845
  • One Bedroom: $1,003
  • Two Bedroom: $1,211
  • Three Bedroom: $1,515
  • Four Bedroom: $1,686


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