Bedford is a city located in Bedford County Pennsylvania. It is also the county seat of Bedford County. With a 2020 population of 2,637, it is the 358th largest city in Pennsylvania and the 6668th largest city in the United States . Bedford is currently declining at a rate of -0.75% annually and its population has decreased by -7.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,841 in 2010. Bedford reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Bedford has a population density of 2,430 people per square mile.
The average household income in Bedford is $60,585 with a poverty rate of 12.47%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $647 per month, and the median house value is $145,500. The median age in Bedford is 49.4 years, 45.7 years for males, and 53.6 years for females.