Bedford, IA has a population of 1,446 and is the 12,908th largest city in the United States. The population density is 902 per sq mi which is 1552% higher than the Iowa average and 896% higher than the national average. The median age in Bedford is 44 which is approximately 16% higher than the Iowa average of 38. In Bedford, 66% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 2% speak Spanish. 50% of Bedford residents were born in Iowa, 48% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.