Bedford, TX has a population of 48,864 and is the 843rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 4,878 per sq mi which is 4932% higher than the Texas average and 5284% higher than the national average. The median age in Bedford is 41 which is approximately 20% higher than the Texas average of 34. In Bedford, 56% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 83% speak English and 10% speak Spanish. 51% of Bedford residents were born in Texas, 37% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 9% were foreign born.