818 Howell School Road, Bear, DE 19701-2326 $419,900

Beds/Baths: 3/2
Interior Sq. Ft: 1,650
Acreage: 1.37
Age:63 years
MLS#: DENC2039450
Subdivision: None Available


Amazing property on over 1.3 acres, in Appo School Disctrict, and backs right up to Lums Pond State Park! This property also falls with the USDA eligibility map for financing. This wonderfully well maintained property is waiting for it's new buyers to put some modern touches on it and make it their new home. This 1.37 acre property has plenty of room and so many possibilities. A 3 car detached garage with shop space and heating, lends room for storing vehicles, or having a shop. A large barn that opens on both ends is perfect for hosting large gatherings out of the weather, additional storage for boats, RVs, additional shop space, or make it your own dream space. Inside the home, you'll find a cozy 3 season room where you can relax and enjoy the wildlife walking past your back yard or flying overhead. the family room has a pellet stove to keep warm in the winter while saving on energy costs. Past the kitchen, you'll find beautiful hardwood floors in the formal living room and dining area. The large master bedroom has over 400 square feet and plenty of closet space. through the mater bedroom sliding door, you'll find a private deck to enjoy a morning coffee, and evening beverage, or just relax and enjoy nature. This home is being sold as-is and is being sold as an estate property.

Taxes: $1,146
Home Assoc: No
Condo Assoc: No
Garage: Y
Basement: Y
Pool: No Pool
School Dist: Appoquinimink
Elem. School: Olive B LossMid. School: Alfred G WatersHigh School: Appoquinimink


Hot Water Heating, Oil, Central A/C, Electric, Hot Water - Propane, Public Water Hook-up Available, Well Water, Public Sewer

Detached Garage, Driveway, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Front Entry, Detached Garage Spaces #: 3;

Unfinished Basement

Block Foundation, Aluminum Siding, Brick Exterior, Vinyl Siding

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Public Elementary (7 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Loss (Olive B.) Elementary School Appoquinimink School District 1–5 Bear 1.37 mi
Keene (William B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 2.26 mi
Wilbur (Kathleen H.) Elementary Colonial School District K–5 Bear 2.95 mi
Oberle (William) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Bear 3.33 mi
Leasure (May B.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.04 mi
Brader (Henry M.) Elementary School Christina School District K–5 Newark 4.14 mi
Thomson Estates Elementary Cecil County Public Schools Preschool–5 Elkton 4.82 mi

Public Middle (2 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Bedford (Gunning) Middle School Colonial School District 6–8 New Castle 4.83 mi
Waters (Alfred G.) Middle School Appoquinimink School District 6–8 Middletown 4.97 mi

Public High (3 schools)

School District Grades Place Distance
Hodgson (Paul M.) Vocational Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Newark 2.3 mi
St. Georges Technical High School New Castle County Vocational-Technical School District 9–12 Middletown 4.14 mi
Glasgow High School Christina School District 9–12 Newark 4.22 mi

Private (3 schools)

School Grades Place Distance
Aquinas Academy Roman Catholic Preschool–12 Bear 1.31 mi
Red Lion Christian Academy Presbyterian Preschool–12 Bear 3.14 mi
Christ The Teacher Roman Catholic Preschool–8 Newark 3.42 mi

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

Community Quick Facts

  • Average travel time to work for people in this community: 30
  • Average salary of people in this community: $59,464

Community Summary

  • Population Density (ppl / mile): 1,422
  • Household Size (ppl): 2.76
  • Households w/ Children: 56%

Housing Inventory

  • Owned: 10,970 (74.8%)
  • Rented: 3,119 (21.3%)
  • Vacant: 580 (4.0%)
  • Total: 14,669

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: 38,941
Households: 14,089
Median Age: 40.40

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.



Highest Level of Education Attained

  • Less than 9th Grade: 3.1%
  • Some High School: 3.8%
  • High School Graduate: 28.6%
  • Some College: 20.8%
  • Associate Degree: 7.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree: 22.1%
  • Graduate Degree: 14.2%

Income by dollar range

Median Income: $84,591

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).

  • One Bedroom: $1,235
  • Two Bedroom: $1,388
  • Three Bedroom: $1,712
  • Four Bedroom: $1,781

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Contact Information

Listing Courtesy of: Iron Valley Real Estate Northern Delaware , (302) 772-4873

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818 Howell School Road, Bear, DE 19701-2326

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