The City of Bedford had a population of 13,067 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||9,869|
|Daytime Population: Residents||7,655|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||17,524|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.34|
|Population in Households||12,549|
|Population in Familes||9,488|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||518|
|Median Household Income||$39,912|
|Average Household Income||$54,153|
|Per Capita Income||$23,986|
|Total Housing Units||6,542 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,332 (50.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,309 (35.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||901 (13.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$94,762|
|Average Home Value||$122,615|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.36%|
|Per Capita Income||3.27%|
The table below compares Bedford to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 65||91st|
|Population Density||# 432||37th|
|Diversity Index||# 240||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 562||18th|
|Per Capita Income||# 332||51st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.