The City of Bedford had a population of 1,392 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Bedford is located at latitude 40.6712 and longitude -94.7243 in Taylor County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bedford (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Taylor County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,122 feet.
The City of Bedford (GNIS ID: 2394105) 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||599|
|Daytime Population: Residents||755|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,354|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||0.97|
|Population in Households||1,368|
|Population in Familes||1,074|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||24|
|Median Household Income||$42,405|
|Average Household Income||$49,262|
|Per Capita Income||$21,293|
|Total Housing Units||723 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||469 (64.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||129 (17.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||125 (17.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$60,265|
|Average Home Value||$79,255|
|Average Household Size||2.29|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.43%|
|Per Capita Income||2.88%|
The table below compares Bedford to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa 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||# 225||78th|
|Population Density||# 383||62nd|
|Diversity Index||# 367||63rd|
|Median Household Income||# 907||10th|
|Per Capita Income||# 968||4th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Iowa Census Data Comparison Tool.