Bedford, Texas

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City of Bedford, Texas
Location of Bedford in Tarrant County, Texas
Location of Bedford in Tarrant County, Texas
Coordinates: 32°50′48″N 97°8′23″W / 32.84667°N 97.13972°W / 32.84667; -97.13972Coordinates: 32°50′48″N 97°8′23″W / 32.84667°N 97.13972°W / 32.84667; -97.13972
CountryUnited StatesUnited States
StateTexasTexas
CountyTarrant
Government
 • TypeCouncil-Manager
 • City CouncilMayor Jim Griffin
Rusty Sartor
Dave Gebhart
Ray Champney
Steve Farco
Roy Turner
Roger Fisher
 • City managerRoger Gibson
 • Assistant City managerKelli Agan
Area
 • Total10.0 sq mi (25.9 km2)
 • Land10.0 sq mi (25.9 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0.10%
Elevation
597 ft (182 m)
Population
 • Total46,979
 • Estimate 
(2013)[1]
48,592
 • Density4,700/sq mi (1,800/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
76021, 76022, 76095
Area code(s)682, 817
FIPS code48-07132[2]
GNIS feature ID1372463[3]
Websitewww.bedfordtx.gov

Bedford, Texas is a suburban city in northeast Tarrant County, Texas, in the "Mid-Cities" area between Dallas and Fort Worth.

Public schools in Bedford are part of the Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "State and County Quick Facts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on February 15, 2015. Retrieved March 4, 2015.
  2. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.