Bedford is located in southwest Pennsylvania. Bedford is part of Bedford County. Bedford has 1.09 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Bedford population is 2,804, which has shrunk 10.73% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.89% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Bedford median household income is $40,247 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 40.98% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 32.44% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Bedford median house value is $148,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 65.22% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 70.00% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Bedford is close to the state average in quality. The Bedford area code is 814.