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The City of Bedford had a population of 13,333 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Bedford is located at latitude 38.8612 and longitude -86.4872 in Lawrence County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bedford 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.
|Total Population||13,333 (100%)|
|Population in Households||12,814 (96.1%)|
|Population in Families||9,651 (72.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||519 ( 3.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$42,791|
|Average Household Income||$57,255|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$24,956|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||6,638 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,466 (52.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,310 (34.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||862 (13.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,697|
|Average Home Value||$122,266|
|Housing Affordability Index3||258|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.44%|
|Per Capita Income||1.73%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.05%|
The table below compares Bedford to the other 679 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 402||41st|
|Median Household Income||# 568||16th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 316||47th|
|Per Capita Income||# 393||42nd|
|Diversity Index||# 264||61st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.