Bedford, Illinois

Bedford: Township in Wayne County, Illinois

About

Bedford is a township located in the county of Pike in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,065 and a population density of 31 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,021 inhabitants.

Bedford locator map
Location of Bedford on Illinois map.

Quick Facts about Bedford

Population : 1,021 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Pike County
Area : 34.39 km2
Altitude : 1,486 feet / 453 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 18:09:42 (15th April 2024)
Density : 30 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.31% (2010-2020)
Map highlighting Bedford Township  Wayne County  Illinois locator map image
Map highlighting Bedford Township Wayne County Illinois
Map highlighting Bedford Township  Wayne County  Illinois locator map image

Geography

Bedford is located at 39°31'45"N 90°35'3"W (39.5292100, -90.5842900).

Bedford map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Bedford decreased by 4.31% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,065 - census
2011 1,062 -0.28% estimation process
2012 1,062 0% estimation process
2013 1,063 0.09% estimation process
2014 1,059 -0.38% estimation process
2015 1,055 -0.38% estimation process
2016 1,057 0.19% estimation process
2017 1,049 -0.76% estimation process
2018 1,039 -0.96% estimation process
2019 1,032 -0.68% estimation process
2020 1,021 -1.08% estimation process

Schools in Bedford

College & universities near Bedford, IL

Code Name City ZIP
145691 Illinois College Jacksonville (IL) 62650-2299

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bedford, IL

Code Name Address Type
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL
QCY Quincy North 30th St. and Wisman Lane RAIL
SPI Springfield station East Washington and North Third Sts. RAIL
MAC Macomb 120 East Calhoun Street RAIL

Post offices near Bedford

Post Office Name City ZIP
Milton Post Office Milton (IL) 62352

Other places with the same name (13)

  • Bedford , Texas The most populous city in Tarrant County, Texas. It is located in the Dallas–Fort Worth metropolitan area. Bedford is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Bedford Downtown Historic District and the Bedford Boys Museum. with a population of 48,352 people.
  • Bedford , Michigan township in Monroe County, Michigan with a population of 32,199 people.
  • Bedford , New Hampshire city in New Hampshire, USA with a population of 22,957 people.
  • Bedford , New York town in Westchester County, New York, United States with a population of 17,450 people.
  • Bedford , Massachusetts town in Massachusetts with a population of 14,053 people.
  • Bedford , Indiana town in Lawrence County, Indiana, United States with a population of 13,233 people.
  • Bedford , Virginia town in Bedford County, Virginia, United States with a population of 6,644 people.
  • Bedford , Tennessee town in Bedford County, Virginia, United States with a population of 5,948 people.
  • Bedford , Pennsylvania town in Bedford County, Virginia, United States with a population of 2,667 people.
  • Bedford , Iowa town in Taylor County, Iowa, United States with a population of 1,380 people.
  • Bedford , Ohio human settlement in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States of America with a population of 1,277 people.
  • Bedford , Kentucky city in Kentucky, USA with a population of 555 people.

Other cities in Pike County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Pike County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
New Salem 5,337 Township in Pike County, Illinois
Pittsfield 4,165 Township in Pike County, Illinois
Barry 1,208 City in Illinois, United States
Griggsville 1,125 City in Illinois
Independence 1,044 Township in Saline County, Illinois
Taylor 908 Township of Illinois
Pleasant Hill 903 Town
Atlas 530 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Montezuma 515 Township in Pike County, Illinois
Hull 421 Village in Pike County, Illinois, USA
Martinsburg 396 Township in Pike County, Illinois
Perry 371 Village in the United States
New Canton 338 Town in Illinois, United States
Nebo 323 Village in Pike County, Illinois, USA
Pike 223 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Kinderhook 204 Township in Pike County, Illinois

Distance to Other Cities

Bedford distances to largest Illinois cities