Bedford Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Bedford Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
14,123

Age

Under 5 Years:
4.7%
5 - 17:
20.4%
18 - 24:
6.9%
25 - 34:
9.1%
35 - 54:
29.7%
55 - 64:
12.0%
Over 65 Years:
17.3%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
3.8%
3.8%
High School Graduates
96.8%
96.8%
College Graduated
71.8%
71.8%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Bedford
$62,831
$62,831
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Bedford
$128,354
$128,354
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
2.9%

Employment Industries in Bedford

 
Professional, scientific, and technical services
26.9%
26.9%
Healthcare
15.8%
15.8%
Manufacturing
13.1%
13.1%
Education
9.9%
9.9%
Retail
5.7%
5.7%
Finance
4.4%
4.4%
Administration
3.4%
3.4%
Real estate
3.4%
3.4%
Public Service
2.9%
2.9%
Arts
2.7%
2.7%
Information Technology
2.7%
2.7%
Other
2.6%
2.6%
Accommodation
2.3%
2.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
74.2%
74.2%
Asian
15.0%
15.0%
Black or African American
4.0%
4.0%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
3.8%
3.8%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.8%
2.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Irish
20.2%
20.2%
Italian
16.1%
16.1%
English
11.6%
11.6%
German
8.6%
8.6%
Polish
6.0%
6.0%
French
4.0%
4.0%
Canadian
2.6%
2.6%
Russian
2.2%
2.2%
European
1.9%
1.9%
Eastern European
1.9%
1.9%
Swedish
1.8%
1.8%
Armenian
1.7%
1.7%
French Canadian
1.7%
1.7%
Scottish
1.6%
1.6%
Other Subsaharan African
1.4%
1.4%
Portuguese
1.1%
1.1%
Ukrainian
1.0%
1.0%
Greek
1.0%
1.0%
British
0.9%
0.9%
Hungarian
0.7%
0.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
80.8%
80.8%
Chinese
5.1%
5.1%
Langs. of India
2.5%
2.5%
Spanish
1.5%
1.5%
Vietnamese
1.2%
1.2%
Russian
1.0%
1.0%
Slavic languages
0.6%
0.6%
Portuguese
0.6%
0.6%
French
0.5%
0.5%
Polish
0.5%
0.5%
Tagalog
0.4%
0.4%
German/Yiddish
0.3%
0.3%
Italian
0.3%
0.3%
Japanese
0.2%
0.2%
Korean
0.2%
0.2%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Other Asian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Thai
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Armenian
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Bedford Residents:
18.8%


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