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Income/capita 15%
Household income 13%
Unemployment 22%
IndexBedfordTexasNational
Income per capita$34,310$27,828$29,829
Median household income$62,701$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$85,829$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$39,880$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$41,566$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$33,144$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate3.6%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level7.4%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bedford is 15% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Bedford is 13% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bedford is 22% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bedford is 51% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $41,796$62,701$125,402
      City
      $36,481$54,727$109,454
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Bedford median earnings by income bracket

      Bedford employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.7%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector8.5%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services6.3%10.1%
      Wholesale & retail services18.2%14.5%
      Public administration4.3%3.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.5%6.0%
      Education, health & social services10.1%32.5%
      Other31.7%25.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Westlake, TX1,124$250,001352%
      Southlake, TX29,101$189,432242%
      Colleyville, TX24,982$162,183193%
      Hebron, TX413$148,750169%
      Double Oak, TX3,028$138,482150%
      Bedford, TX48,864$62,70113%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      McLean, VA48,867$190,258244%
      Murray, UT48,834$55,4830%
      Sheboygan, WI48,813$44,40620%
      Cypress, CA48,978$84,46953%
      Huntington, WV48,735$29,83446%
      Bedford, TX48,864$62,70113%
      Source: The Bedford, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).