Statewide Claims to Fame

Bedford is 13th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Population density (people per sqmi)

Bedford is 14th in Texas out of 389 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Bedford Rank Texas US
Current population (2012) 48,150 65th 26,059,203 313,914,040
Size in square miles 10.0 200th 261,231.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 4,692.3 13th 96.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Bedford Rank Texas US
Residents younger than 5 5.3% 360th 7.5% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 19.8% 366th 26.8% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.8% 110th 10.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Bedford Rank Texas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 94.0% 52nd 80.4% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 34.5% 70th 26.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Bedford Rank Texas US
Race - White 81.1% 149th 80.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 7.0% 183rd 12.3% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 216th 1.0% 1.2%
Race - Asian 4.4% 61st 4.2% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.4% 14th 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.8% 126th 1.7% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 12.5% 323rd 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 73.5% 69th 44.5% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Bedford Rank Texas US
Female residents 52.5% 51st 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 9.8% 204th 16.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Bedford Rank Texas US
Housing units 22,301 57th 10,098,750 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 40.2% 25th 24.0% 25.9%
Households 20,501 55th 8,667,807 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 55.2% 332nd 64.5% 66.1%
Home median value $156,000 83rd $126,400 $186,200
People per household 2.3 378th 2.8 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Bedford Rank Texas US
Income per capita $34,926 50th $25,548 $27,915
Income per household $61,584 101st $50,920 $52,762
Income below poverty line 7.2% 312th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Bedford Rank Texas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 5,509 56th 2,164,852 27,092,908
Retail sales $618,779 79th $311,334,781 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $12,693 188th $13,061 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $102,305 55th $42,054,592 $613,795,732

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