The City of Bedford had a population of 13,243 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Bedford is located at latitude 38.8602 and longitude -86.4895 in Lawrence County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bedford (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lawrence County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 686 feet.
The City of Bedford (GNIS ID: 2394104) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bedford population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||12,725|
|Population in Familes||9,644|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||518|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||6,577 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,393 (51.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,335 (35.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||849 (12.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$93,472|
|Average Home Value||$115,601|
|Median Household Income||$38,949|
|Average Household Income||$51,775|
|Per Capita Income||$22,986|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.88%|
|Per Capita Income||1.96%|
The table below compares Bedford to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 64||91st|
|Population Density1||# 428||37th|
|Diversity Index2||# 242||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 553||19th|
|Per Capita Income||# 335||51st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.