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Population (year 2000): 18,133. Estimated population in July 2005: 18,496 (+2.0% change)
Males: 8,450 (46.6%), Females: 9,683 (53.4%)

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Median resident age: 37.4 years
Median household income: $100,053 (year 2000)
Median house value: $447,000 (year 2000)

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Races in Bedford:

  • White Non-Hispanic (83.0%)
  • Hispanic (7.6%)
  • Black (7.1%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • Filipino (0.5%)
  • Asian Indian (0.5%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: Italian (19.1%), Irish (16.7%), German (11.5%), English (11.3%), Russian (5.6%), United States (4.7%).

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Elevation: 370 feet

Land area: 3.7 square miles

Bedford,

For population 25 years and over in Bedford

  • High school or higher: 84.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 53.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 23.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 35.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bedford town

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 60.9%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 5.2%

12.7% Foreign born (4.9% Latin America, 4.8% Europe, 2.0% Asia).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: CT Stamford, (10.8 miles pop. 117,083).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bay, NY (23.8 miles Oyster pop. 293,925).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: York, NY New (38.8 miles pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: NY (0.0 miles Bedford, Ridge, NY Pound (4.7 miles Kisco, NY (6.1 miles Mount Corners, NY (6.2 miles Scotts NY (6.4 miles Armonk, Bridge, NY (6.8 miles Golden's NY (8.7 miles Chappaqua,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 35 buildings, average cost: $455,000
  • 1997: 39 buildings, average cost: $446,500
  • 1998: 45 buildings, average cost: $448,000
  • 1999: 47 buildings, average cost: $447,800
  • 2000: 43 buildings, average cost: $447,800
  • 2001: 42 buildings, average cost: $770,200
  • 2002: 61 buildings, average cost: $446,700
  • 2003: 12 buildings, average cost: $1,397,300
  • 2004: 15 buildings, average cost: $1,073,000
  • 2005: 28 buildings, average cost: $1,038,200

Latitude: 41.19 N, Longitude: 73.64 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 914

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (20.6%), Professional,scientific,management,administrative,and waste management services (19.1%), Finance,insurance,real estate,and rental and leasing (16.8%).


 

Crime in Bedford by Year

Type 2000 2001 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 2 1 0 1
    per 100,000 11.0 5.5 0.0 5.5
Robberies 3 1 2 1
    per 100,000 16.5 5.5 11.0 5.5
Assaults 17 11 20 1
    per 100,000 93.8 60.7 110.3 5.5
Burglaries 40 30 26 17
    per 100,000 220.6 165.4 143.4 93.8
Thefts 186 174 131 169
    per 100,000 1025.8 959.6 722.4 932.0
Auto thefts 14 23 17 10
    per 100,000 77.2 126.8 93.8 55.1
90.8 76.1 71.8 53.2


Average climate in Bedford, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Bedford,

Bedford-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 32% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 50.4 miles away from the Bedford city center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/14/1950, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 11.1 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Birthplace of: Taj Finger - College basketball player (Stanford Cardinal).


Hospitals/medical centers near Bedford:
  • FOUR WINDS (about 6 miles; KATONAH, NY)
  • NORTHERN WESTCHESTER HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; MOUNT KISCO, NY)
  • SILVER HILL HOSPITAL INC (about 11 miles; NEW CANAAN, CT)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Bedford:
  • WESTCHESTER COUNTY (about 10 miles; WHITE PLAINS, NY; ID: HPN)
  • DANBURY MUNI (about 17 miles; DANBURY, CT; ID: DXR)
  • LA GUARDIA (about 34 miles; NEW YORK, NY; ID: LGA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Bedford:
  • PEEKSKILL (about 22 miles; PEEKSKILL, NY; ID: 7N2)
  • HAVERSTRAW (about 23 miles; HAVERSTRAW, NY; ID: H43)
  • SANDS POINT (about 26 miles; PORT WASHINGTON, NY; ID: 7N3)

Amtrak stations near Bedford:
  • 13 miles: STAMFORD (WASHINGTON BLVD. & E. STATE ST.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 17 miles: CROTON-HARMON (CROTON-ON-HUDSON, CROTON POINT AVE.). Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bedford:
  • PACE UNIVERSITY-PLEASANTVILLE BRIARCLIFF (about 12 miles; PLEASANTVILLE, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,837)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT PURCHASE (about 12 miles; PURCHASE, NY; FT enrollment: 3,517)
  • SUNY WESTCHESTER COMMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 13 miles; VALHALLA, NY; FT enrollment: 6,730)
  • NORWALK COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 17 miles; NORWALK, CT; FT enrollment: 2,772)
  • WESTERN CONNECTICUT STATE UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; DANBURY, CT; FT enrollment: 4,297)
  • MERCY COLLEGE-MAIN CAMPUS (about 20 miles; DOBBS FERRY, NY; FT enrollment: 6,643)
  • UNIVERSITY OF BRIDGEPORT (about 21 miles; Bridgeport, CT; FT enrollment: 2,162)
Public high school in Bedford:
  • FOX LANE HS (Students: 1,202; Location: S BEDFORD RD; Grades: 09 - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Bedford:
  • FOX LANE MS (Students: 928; Location: S BEDFORD RD; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • BEDFORD VILLAGE ES (Students: 437; Location: 45 COURT ST; Grades: KG - 05)
Private primary/middle schools in Bedford:
  • RIPPOWAM CISQUA SCHOOL (Students: 511; Location: 439 CANTTOE RD PO BOX 488; Grades: KG - 9)
  • ST PATRICK (Students: 214; Location: PO BOX 290 ST RD 22; Grades: KG - 8)
Library in Bedford:
  • BEDFORD FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $314,470; Location: VILLAGE GREEN, PO BOX 375; 40,263 books; 1,838 audio materials; 1,107 video materials; 65 serial subscriptions)

Notable location: Bedford Club Stables (A).

Churches in Bedford include: Bedford Church (A), Saint Patricks Church (B).

Parks in Bedford include: Bedford Village Historic District (1), Bedford Village Memorial Park (2).


Bedford compared to New York state average:
  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
  • Population density above state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in Bedford:
  • WFAN (660 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS (880 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVIP (1310 AM; 5 kW; MT. KISCO, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • WMCA (570 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF NEW YORK, LLC)
  • WOR (710 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBBR (1130 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: BLOOMBERG COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
  • WEPN (1050 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK AM RADIO, LLC)
  • WINS (1010 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WADO (1280 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)
  • WREF (850 AM; 3 kW; RIDGEFIELD, CT; Owner: THE BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bedford:
  • WFAF (106.3 FM; MOUNT KISCO, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WXPK (107.1 FM; BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY; Owner: NASSAU BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPLJ (95.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPLJ-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • WFAS-FM (103.9 FM; WHITE PLAINS, NY; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSPK (104.7 FM; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • WARY (88.1 FM; VALHALLA, NY; Owner: WESTCHESTER COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WKCR-FM (89.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: TRUSTEES OF COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY IN NEW YORK)
  • WDAQ (98.3 FM; DANBURY, CT; Owner: BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKTU (103.5 FM; LAKE SUCCESS, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC)
  • WEDW-FM (88.5 FM; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WKHL (96.7 FM; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WQCD (101.9 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WAXQ (104.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WHTZ (100.3 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWPR-FM (105.1 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCAA (105.9 FM; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: WADO-AM LICENSE CORP. ("WADO"))
  • WBAI (99.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PACIFICA FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WBLS (107.5 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ICBC BROADCAST HOLDINGS-NY, INC.)
  • WLTW (106.7 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMFM NEW YORK LICENSES, LLC)
  • WQXR-FM (96.3 FM; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Bedford:
  • WNYW (Channel 5; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBS-TV (Channel 2; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: CBS BROADCASTING INC.)
  • WABC-TV (Channel 7; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: AMERICAN BROADCASTING COMPANIES, INC)
  • WPIX (Channel 11; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WPIX, INC.)
  • WWOR-TV (Channel 9; SECAUCUS, NJ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • WNJU (Channel 47; LINDEN, NJ; Owner: WNJU LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WXNY-LP (Channel 32; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WFUT (Channel 68; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: UNIVISION NEW YORK LLC)
  • WPXN-TV (Channel 31; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WNBC (Channel 4; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NATIONAL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNET (Channel 13; NEWARK, NJ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTV (Channel 41; PATERSON, NJ; Owner: WXTV LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WKOB-LP (Channel 53; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WKOB COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WEBR-CA (Channel 17; MANHATTAN, NY; Owner: K LICENSEE INC.)
  • WRNN-LP (Channel 57; NYACK, NY; Owner: LP NYACK LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • W27CD (Channel 27; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • W17CD (Channel 17; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: it COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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