The City of Bedford had a population of 13,278 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||12,760|
|Population in Familes||9,580|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||518|
|Median Household Income||$40,572|
|Average Household Income||$54,743|
|Per Capita Income||$24,244|
|Total Housing Units||6,628 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,487 (52.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,250 (33.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||891 (13.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$98,260|
|Average Home Value||$123,932|
|Average Household Size||2.22|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.59%|
|Per Capita Income||3.15%|
The table below compares Bedford to the other 680 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Indiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 Density||# 423||38th|
|Diversity Index||# 251||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 578||15th|
|Per Capita Income||# 384||44th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Indiana Census Data Comparison Tool.