Bedford, Tarrant County, Texas

Bedford: City in Texas, United States

About

Bedford is a city located in the county of Tarrant in the U.S. state of Texas. Its population at the 2010 census was 46,979 and a population density of 1,809 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 48,352 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Bedford

Population : 48,352 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Texas (United States)
County : Tarrant County
Area : 25.97 km2
Altitude : 597 feet / 182 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 07:16:08 (11th August 2022)
Postal code : 76021
Density : 1,862 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.84% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Bedford is located at 32°50'38"N 97°8'35"W (32.8440200, -97.1430700).

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Demographics

The population of Bedford increased by 2.84% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 46,979 - census
2011 47,558 1.22% estimation process
2012 48,091 1.11% estimation process
2013 48,415 0.67% estimation process
2014 48,760 0.71% estimation process
2015 49,161 0.82% estimation process
2016 49,530 0.75% estimation process
2017 49,580 0.1% estimation process
2018 49,466 -0.23% estimation process
2019 49,049 -0.85% estimation process
2020 48,352 -1.44% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 11,496
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 11,434
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 0.5%
April 1, 2020 Population : 12,054
April 1, 2010 Population : 11,443
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 18.8%
People over 65 (%) : 17.9%
Female persons, % : 54.2%
White only, percent : 7.5%
Black or African American alone, percent : 88.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 0.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.4%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 6.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 643
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 18.0%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 53.6%

Bedford zip code is 76021. County name: Tarrant, County fips: 48439

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 53.6%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $140,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,487
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $773
2015-2019 median gross rent : $905
2015-2019 Households : 4,488
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.48
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 87.0%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.2%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 90.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 79.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 92.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 11.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.5%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.7%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 4,823
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 50,285
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 26,259
2012 total retail sales per capita : $2,284
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 34.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $54,487
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $27,324
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 771
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 363
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 359
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 559
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 196
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 104
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 650
2010 population per square mile : 7,175.0
2010 land area in square miles : 1.59

People born in Bedford (20)

People born in Bedford, including actress Jenna Boyd, actor, director, and writer Cayden Boyd, gymnast Courtney Kupets, .

List

  • Dimitri Nance (Player of American football) he was born in 18/02/1988
  • Rob Bowen (American baseball player) he was born in 24/02/1981
  • Erek Hansen (American basketball player) he was born in 31/08/1982
  • Daniel Woolard (American soccer player) he was born in 22/05/1984
  • Scott Chandler (American football player) he was born in 23/07/1985
  • Trevor Vittatoe (American football player) he was born in 04/01/1988
  • Chas Skelly (American mixed martial artist) he was born in 11/05/1985
  • Jason Tyner (American baseball player) he was born in 23/04/1977
  • Blake Swihart (American baseball player) he was born in 03/04/1992
  • Myles Turner (American basketball player) he was born in 24/03/1996
  • Drew Russell (soccer player) he was born in 28/12/1990
  • Colt David (American football player) he was born in 26/11/1985
  • Kyler Murray (American football player) he was born in 07/08/1997
  • Jenny Rowland (American artistic gymnast) she was born in 18/07/1974
  • Donnie Hart (American professional baseball pitcher) he was born in 06/09/1990
  • Sara Grace Wallerstedt she was born in 30/07/1999
  • Jordan Draper (American artistic gymnast) she was born in 01/01/1999

Schools in Bedford

College & universities near Bedford, TX

Code Name City ZIP
417752 Messenger College Bedford (TX) 76021-4202
458043 DuVall's School of Cosmetology Bedford (TX) 76021
248703 Ogle School Hair Skin Nails-Hurst Hurst (TX) 76053-4650
377111 Remington College-Fort Worth Campus Fort Worth (TX) 76112-1225
439701 The King's University Southlake (TX) 76092

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Bedford, TX

Code Name Address Type
FTW Fort Worth Central Station 1001 Jones Street RAIL
DAL Union Station 400 South Houston St. RAIL
DAG Dallas, TX 205 South Lamar Street BUS
MSQ Mesquite, TX 1331 Highway 80 East \r\n1331 Highway 80 East \r\n BUS
CBR Cleburne 206 North Border St. RAIL

Other places with the same name (13)

Other cities in Tarrant County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Tarrant County , TX. (more)

City Name Population Title
Fort Worth 927,720 City in Texas, USA
Arlington 398,864 County in Virginia, United States; suburb of Washington, D.
Mansfield 73,094 City in Texas, USA; suburb of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex
North Richland Hills 71,949 City in Tarrant County, Texas, United States
Euless 57,332 City in Tarrant County, Texas, United States
Grapevine 55,780 City in Texas, USA
Keller 46,939 City in Tarrant County, Texas
Haltom City 43,874 City in Tarrant County, Texas, United States
Hurst 38,172 City in Tarrant County, Texas, United States
Southlake 32,280 City in Tarrant County, Texas, United States
Colleyville 27,085 City in Tarrant County, Texas, United States
Saginaw 24,860 City in Texas
Watauga 24,188 City in Tarrant County, Texas, United States
Benbrook 23,312 City in Tarrant County, Texas, United States
White Settlement 17,776 City in Texas
Crowley 17,593 City in Tarrant County, Texas, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Bedford distances to largest Texas cities