Statewide Claims to Fame

Bedford is 6th in Ohio out of 246 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Bedford is 16th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Female residents

Bedford is 16th in Ohio out of 282 other cities in Race - Black or African American

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Bedford Rank Ohio US
Current population (2012) 12,907 138th 11,544,225 313,914,040
Size in square miles 5.3 181st 40,860.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,443.3 94th 282.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Bedford Rank Ohio US
Residents younger than 5 5.4% 202nd 6.0% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 21.2% 222nd 23.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 17.0% 99th 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Bedford Rank Ohio US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 87.1% 188th 87.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 18.0% 170th 24.5% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Bedford Rank Ohio US
Race - White 53.9% 267th 83.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 41.9% 16th 12.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 80th 0.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.9% 153rd 1.8% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 250th 0.0% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.5% 70th 2.0% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.0% 134th 3.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 53.3% 265th 80.7% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Bedford Rank Ohio US
Female residents 54.2% 16th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.0% 184th 3.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Bedford Rank Ohio US
Housing units 6,951 116th 5,133,446 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 35.5% 33rd 22.9% 25.9%
Households 6,053 121st 4,554,007 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 53.4% 251st 68.7% 66.1%
Home median value $103,800 207th $135,600 $186,200
People per household 2.2 269th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Bedford Rank Ohio US
Income per capita $23,145 163rd $25,618 $27,915
Income per household $42,474 172nd $48,071 $52,762
Income below poverty line 14.1% 110th 14.8% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Bedford Rank Ohio US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,057 147th 897,939 27,092,908
Retail sales $794,727 23rd $138,816,008 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $60,833 6th $12,049 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $15,904 177th $17,779,905 $613,795,732

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