CITY OF BEDFORD DEMOGRAPHIC DATA

Population Demographics (1)            
      2000   2010  
      Census   Census  
Total Population     47,177   46,964  
Density (Pop./Sqaure Mile)     4,706   4,642  
             
Gender            
      2000   2010  
      Census   Census  
Male     22,840   22,319 47.50%
Female     24,337   24,644 52.50%
             
Population by Age (1)            
      2000   2010  
      Census   Census  
0 to 4     2,775 5.90% 2,472 5.30%
5 to 14     5,707 12.10% 5,172 11.00%
15 to 19     3,279 7.00% 2,673 5.70%
20 to 24     3,272 6.90% 3,068 6.50%
25 to 34     7,357 15.60% 6,919 14.70%
35 to 44     8,277 17.50% 6,205 13.20%
45 to 54     7,812 16.60% 7,382 15.70%
55 to 64     4,552 9.65% 6,560 14.00%
65 to 74     2,279 4.80% 3,637 7.70%
75 to 84     1,303 2.80% 1,953 4.20%
85 +     564 1.20% 923 2.00%
             
Median Age (1)     36.6   40.3  
             
Population by Race (2)            
    2015        
White alone   71.00%        
Hispanic alone   13.30%        
Black alone   7.40%        
Asian alone   4.00%        
2 or More Races   2.00%        
Other   2.30%        
             
Population (2)            
    1970 1980 1990 2000 2010
Bedford   10,049 20,821 43,762 47,152 46,979
             
Housing Units (1)            
          2010  
          Census  
Total Housing Units         22,294  
Total Occupied Housing Units         21,016 94.30%
Owner Occupied w/Mortgage         8,853 42.10%
Owner Occupied Free & Clear         2,941 14.00%
Renter Occupied         9,221 43.90%
Vacant         1,278 5.70%

(1) Source:
City of Bedford Development Department. Www.bedfordtx.gov/developoment

(2) Source:
www.city-data.com