Bedford is a city located in Virginia. With a 2020 population of 6,621, it is the 52nd largest city in Virginia and the 4067th largest city in the United States. Bedford is currently growing at a rate of 0.27% annually and its population has increased by 6.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,222 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Bedford has a population density of 760 people per square mile.
The average household income in Bedford is $52,844 with a poverty rate of 24.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $736 per month, and the median house value is $156,800. The median age in Bedford is 38.1 years, 42.2 years for males, and 33.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 73.1 males.