Latest Data (2017)
Population 6,536
Nationwide Rank 4067

Quick Facts

Bedford, Virginia is the 4,067th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Bedford, Virginia is a town.

Bedford, Virginia is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Bedford had its largest population ever.

Bedford, Virginia's growth is about average. 49% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Bedford, Virginia Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4057 Aztec, New Mexico 6,566 1.0%
4058 North Riverside, Illinois 6,564 -1.7%
4059 Rittman, Ohio 6,564 2.5%
4060 Nitro, West Virginia 6,561 -4.5%
4061 Bronxville, New York 6,547 0.0%
4062 Islamorada, Village of Islands, Florida 6,544 -4.2%
4063 Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Florida 6,544 11.7%
4064 Eldridge, Iowa 6,543 55.0%
4065 Hurricane, West Virginia 6,542 18.9%
4066 Avon, Colorado 6,541 15.1%
4067 Bedford, Virginia 6,536 3.5%
4068 Harrisville, Utah 6,535 75.9%
4069 Geneseo, Illinois 6,533 0.4%
4070 Gunnison, Colorado 6,530 20.8%
4071 Gulf Breeze, Florida 6,528 14.9%
4072 Crockett, Texas 6,526 -8.3%
4073 Guadalupe, Arizona 6,525 24.7%
4074 Rossford, Ohio 6,524 1.5%
4075 Washington, New Jersey 6,524 -2.7%
4076 Watford City, North Dakota 6,523 357.4%
4077 Ambler, Pennsylvania 6,521 1.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Virginia

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
2676 Poquoson 12,053 4.1%
3087 Warrenton 9,875 46.5%
3117 Purcellville 9,771 168.1%
3332 Pulaski 8,764 -7.4%
3452 Smithfield 8,355 31.6%
3516 Franklin 8,176 -1.2%
3560 Vinton 8,065 4.4%
3580 Wytheville 7,998 2.4%
3582 Abingdon 7,981 3.0%
3627 Farmville 7,831 14.4%
3644 Ashland 7,796 17.2%
3659 South Boston 7,773 -8.1%
3876 Lexington 7,106 4.1%
4031 Galax 6,625 -3.2%
4036 Strasburg 6,617 61.7%
4067 Bedford 6,536 3.5%
4150 Buena Vista 6,327 -0.3%
4237 Bridgewater 6,062 16.8%
4402 Marion 5,659 -10.7%
4454 Covington 5,531 -12.1%
4551 Richlands 5,325 -8.5%
4575 Emporia 5,282 -6.7%
4587 Big Stone Gap 5,263 -8.5%
4600 Dumfries 5,230 5.9%
4608 Woodstock 5,212 29.7%
4736 Orange 4,978 20.5%
4836 Luray 4,817 -1.0%
4853 Rocky Mount 4,764 5.1%
4883 Bluefield 4,714 -11.6%
5094 South Hill 4,377 -3.8%
5125 Berryville 4,338 44.5%
5197 Tazewell 4,240 -4.6%
5415 Norton 3,936 1.4%
5454 Broadway 3,880 73.4%
5680 Colonial Beach 3,579 11.2%
5697 Clifton Forge 3,565 -16.6%
5804 Altavista 3,422 0.0%
5832 Blackstone 3,396 -8.4%
5909 West Point 3,312 15.4%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 6,536 4,067
2016 6,615 4,024
2015 6,561 4,025
2014 6,466 4,041
2013 5,948 4,234
2012 5,964 4,205
2011 6,001 4,176
2010 6,222 4,067
2009 6,350 3,972
2008 6,315 3,973
2007 6,292 3,959
2006 6,243 3,959
2005 6,254 3,941
2004 6,239 3,927
2003 6,246 3,902
2002 6,290 3,868
2001 6,333 3,837
2000 6,314 3,819
1990 6,176 3,526