33 Orchid Drive, Bear, DE 19701 $349,900

Beds/Baths: 4/2.1
Interior Sq. Ft: 2,530
Acreage: 0.2
Age:22 years
MLS#: DENC492318
Mobile#: 9545
Subdivision: Brennan Estates


Totally Updated and Move-in ready. Updated kitchen-2017, w/Premium 42" Maple Cabinetry, all updated SS appliances, High end Granite, tile back, splash, hardware, New French Doors from Kitchen to expanded 18 x 18 deck/patio (permitted), Updated Main Level REAL OAK Hardwood Floors, Bay window added in DR, Upgraded Open rail and spindle staircase, NOTE...LOFT CAN BE EASILY CONVERTED TO 4TH BR at Buyers' option at seller expense prior to settlement, 2 HVAC Zone Thermostat (updated 2012), FP in FR, New Fence updated 2019, upgraded lighting throughout, and fan, updated H/E Gas water heater, updated washer/dryer, Updated Roof +/- 10 years, sun setter electric awning, backs south...faces north, nice lot views across back yards, cul-de-sac location, Builder finished (LEGAL) basement at time of purchase 1998. Master Bath w/big shower. All Fresh Paint throughout Main levels and all new carpet on upper level. Just Move Right in and hang your pictures. Please note: Seller is packing so furnishings are in transition. Never-the-less, All Updates, Painting and Improvements are complete. Please pardon the disheveled areas.

Living Room: 14 X 12 - Main
Dining Room: 13 X 11 - Main
Kitchen: 16 X 15 - Main
Family Room: 17 X 13 - Main
Master Bed: 17 X 12 - Upper 1
Bedroom 2: 12 X 11 - Upper 1
Bedroom 3: 11 X 10 - Upper 1
Bedroom 4: 14 X 12 - Upper 1
Recreation Room: 20 X 25 - Lower 1

Taxes: $2,618
Home Assoc: $325/Annually
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Appoquinimink
Elem. School: Olive B. Loss


HOA: Yes; Amenities: Basketball Courts, Bike Trail, Common Grounds, Picnic Area, Pool Mem Avail, Soccer Field, Tennis Courts, Tot Lots/Playground, Volleyball Courts; Fee Includes: Common Area Maintenance, Management, Reserve Funds, Snow Removal;

Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Natural Gas, Public Water, Public Sewer, 220 Volts, Cable TV, Under Ground Utilities

Attached Garage, Driveway, Built In, Asphalt Driveway, Attached Garage Spaces #: 2;

Breakfast Area, Carpet, Basement Drainage System, Partially Finished Basement, Basement Sump Pump

Concrete Perimeter Foundation, Architectural Shingle Roof, Vinyl Siding, Deck(s), Sidewalks, Street Lights

Cul-de-sac, Suburban, Split Rail Fence

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Public Elementary (8 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Bear 0.42 mi
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 2.76 mi
Thomson Estates Elementary School Cecil County Public Schools Preschool-5 Elkton 4 mi
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K-5 Bear 4.25 mi
Brader (Henry M.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 4.29 mi
William Oberle Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Bear 4.43 mi
Holly Hall Elementary School Cecil County Public Schools Preschool-5 Elkton 4.53 mi
Chesapeake City Elementary School Cecil County Public Schools Preschool-5 Chesapeake City 4.57 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 2.37 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9-12 Newark 3.98 mi

Private (9 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Cornerstone Early Education And Youth Center, Inc. Preschool-Preschool Bear 0.68 mi
Glasgow Chrisian Academy Preschool-12 Bear 1.33 mi
Tender Loving Kare Academy Preschool-Preschool Newark 2.6 mi
Caravel Academy Preschool-12 Bear 2.72 mi
Lela Day School Preschool-Preschool Bear 3.49 mi
Great New Beginnings Preschool-Preschool Bear 3.98 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Preschool-12 Bear 4.5 mi
Tall Oaks Classical School K-12 Bear 4.5 mi
Super Kids Pre School & Kindergarten Preschool-K Newark 4.53 mi

Catholic (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Aquinas Academy Diocese Of Wilmington K-12 Bear 2.7 mi
Christ The Teacher Catholic School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Newark 2.95 mi

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

Community Quick Facts

  • Daytime population in this area: 27,794
  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 27
  • Average salary of people in this community: $50,540
  • Closest Major Airport: Philadelphia International
  • Closest Major Sports Teams: Wilmington Blue Rocks (A)

Community Summary

  • Population Growth (since 2010): 2.34%
  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,507
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.76
  • Households w/ Children: 32%
  • Annual Residential Turnover: 0%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 11,362 (74.6%)
  • Rented: 3,140 (20.6%)
  • Vacant: 720 (4.7%)
  • Total: 15,222

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: 40,110
Households: 14,503
Median Age: 39.48

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.


Weather Risk


The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

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

Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 2.0%
  • Some High School: 3.7%
  • High School Graduate: 28.3%
  • Some College: 21.3%
  • Associate Degree: 8.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22.7%
  • Graduate Degree: 13.7%


  • White Collar: 59%
  • Blue Collar: 41%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $79,556

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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