Bedford is located in northeast Tarrant County, Texas, in what’s known as the “Mid-Cities” area between Dallas and Fort Worth. It is a suburb of Dallas and Fort Worth. Some neighboring cities include Hurst and Euless, which the latter makes up the combined local school district.
The population of Bedford, Texas was 46,979 at the 2010 census. A decade later, as of the 2020 United States Census, the city was comprised of 49,928 people, 20,089 households, and 12,431 families residing within the city limits.
The top employers in Bedford include Texas Health Resources, which employs almost 2,000 residents and is the largest in the city. Additionally, Carter BloodCare, Warrantech, State National Companies, and Walmart are the other largest employers in the city limits.
Some notable people from the area include MLB pitcher, Donnie Hart, actor & writer, Clint Ford, NBA star, Myles Turner, pro soccer player, Daniel Woolard, and others.