220 Silver Birch Lane, Bear, DE 19701-2384 $699,000

Beds/Baths: 3/3.3
Interior Sq. Ft: 8,500
Acreage: 1.2
Age:21 years
MLS#: DENC480652
Subdivision: Amberwood


This gorgeous homes offers over 5,000 sq. ft. of living area plus a finished basement. Come see this magnificent home with an amazing first floor master suite allowing one floor living. You will love the beautiful kitchen with custom cherry cabinets, and a large island with granite counter and cook top. In the great room you will be awed by the 20' wall of windows allowing natural light. The first floor also offers a large, executive-style office with custom built-ins and a separate dining room. The two upstairs bedrooms suites have their own luxurious bathrooms and walk in closets. With an extra-large attached 3 car garage plus a huge heated detached garage, you will have room for all of your vehicles and hobbies. This home is all about quality and substance, featuring 2x6 walls, tray and coffered ceilings, hardwood, marble & ceramic tile floors, granite & corian counter tops with custom cabinets, custom built-ins,Turkish marble (like that found in the U.S Capitol), surrounds the great room fireplace and much more. The pictures speak for themselves. Beautiful, mature landscaping surrounds this stately, custom home in the sought after Appoquinimink school district, This home is in a great location with easy access to the University of Delaware, tax free shopping and restaurants. Easy commute to Newark & Wilmington, Delaware. Only 30 minutes to the Philadelphia airport and 90 minutes to the beach. There is a large patio area and backyard for outdoor entertaining. Room for in-ground pool! Call today to schedule your private showing.

Taxes: $5,309
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Appoquinimink
High School: Appoquinimink


Forced Air Heating, Natural Gas, Central A/C, Electric, Public Water, Public Sewer

Attached Garage, Detached Carport, Driveway, Garage - Side Entry, Inside Access, Attached Garage Spaces #: 3; Detached Carport Spaces #: 4;

Full Basement

Block Foundation, Stone Exterior, Stucco Exterior

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Public Elementary (8 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1-5 Bear 0.46 mi
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 2.83 mi
Thomson Estates Elementary School Cecil County Public Schools Preschool-5 Elkton 3.94 mi
Brader (Henry M.) Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Newark 4.3 mi
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K-5 Bear 4.36 mi
Holly Hall Elementary School Cecil County Public Schools Preschool-5 Elkton 4.44 mi
Chesapeake City Elementary School Cecil County Public Schools Preschool-5 Chesapeake City 4.46 mi
William Oberle Elementary School Christina School District K-5 Bear 4.52 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 2.41 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9-12 Newark 4.01 mi

Private (8 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Cornerstone Early Education And Youth Center, Inc. Preschool-Preschool Bear 0.76 mi
Glasgow Chrisian Academy Preschool-8 Bear 1.38 mi
Tender Loving Kare Academy Preschool-2 Newark 2.63 mi
Caravel Academy Preschool-12 Bear 2.8 mi
Lela Day School Preschool-Preschool Bear 3.58 mi
Super Kids Pre School & Kindergarten Preschool-K Newark 4.54 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Preschool-12 Bear 4.61 mi
Tall Oaks Classical School K-12 Bear 4.61 mi

Catholic (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Aquinas Academy Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-12 Bear 2.81 mi
Christ The Teacher Catholic School Diocese Of Wilmington Preschool-8 Newark 2.93 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

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: 2.1%
  • 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


The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime 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.

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220 Silver Birch Lane, Bear, DE 19701-2384

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