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Bedford, TX

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Situated between the metropolitan cities of Fort Worth and Dallas, Bedford enjoys its status as a small, quiet locale that draws in visitors with its scenic setting, many outdoor entertainments options, and, possibly its most popular feature, the Bedford Splash waterpark and aquatic center. The city is also popular among parents for its award-winning school district. With just a 15-minute drive to downtown Fort Worth, Bedford residents get that suburban feel with a more urban area close at hand.

Bedford Apartments

$593-$1003

Copper Hill
Beds: Studio-2  •  Baths: 1-2

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Suite 2801
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

$550-$1097

Bear Creek Apartments
Beds: 1-3
Baths: 1-2

$565-$880

Kensington Station
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2

$1065

$1065 Two bedroom in Bedford-2301 L Don Dodson Dr
Beds: 2
Baths: 2

$789-$1075

Courts Of Bedford
Beds: 1-2
Baths: 1-2

Key City Stats

The average age of Bedford, TX is
25 to 29
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  • Age Demographic of Renters
  • 25 to 29 years
  • 30 to 34 years
  • 35 to 39 years
  • Male
  • 10.32%
  • 6.41%
  • 7.09%
  • Female
  • 8.91%
  • 7.51%
  • 6.04%
$884
is average rent in Bedford, TX
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  • Rent Range
  • $650 to $699
  • $700 to $749
  • $750 to $799
  • Percentage of household units
  • 7.3%
  • 5.07%
  • 8.74%
58.36%
of units are available for rent in Bedford
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  • Vacancy Status
  • For Rent
  • Rented, not occupied
  • Other vacant
  • Housing Units
  • 810
  • 132
  • 280
Getting Around in Bedford, TX

45
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The average commuter time in Bedford is:
30 to 34 minutes
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  • Time Range
  • 25 to 29 minutes
  • 30 to 34 minutes
  • 35 to 39 minutes
  • Percentage of workers
  • 6.75%
  • 16.68%
  • 3.45%

Bedford Education

Public school students in Bedford attend schools operated by the top-rated Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District, which SchoolMatch designated the district as “What Parents Want” in 1992, as well as from 1994 to 2012. The district educates children from all of Bedford, as well as much of Euless and Hurst, with two high schools, five middle schools, and 19 elementary schools. The district has received much praise for its success, including recognition from the Texas Association of School Boards for "Walking the Talk". The high marks for this public school district attract new residents to the area looking for quality education offerings.

Parks and Outdoor Act

Bedford proudly maintains a number of clean parks and outdoor recreational facilities for locals to enjoy. If you enjoy playing sports, you may be interested in spending a day at Carousel Park or Sparger Park for some group touch football, basketball, or even just a game of catch with some friends. Little Bear Creek cuts right through Melrose Park and is perfect for families and singles who enjoy the water. The Boys Ranch Activity Center is a large park and recreational area that is home to a number of facilities, such as Boys Ranch Park Gymnasium, Onstage in Bedford, and Bedford Splash.

Bedford Splash

Perhaps Bedford's most appealing attraction bringing in crowds of tourists and locals alike every year, Bedford Splash is a summer paradise. Its open season usually begins in May each year, closing around mid-fall. Its Central Pool season usually begins in June of each year. Bedford Splash features three different pools: a full-size adult pool, a zero-grade entry pool (Splash Beach), and a toddler pool. The waterpark's toddler pool, also known as Guppy Cove, and Splash Beach are perfect places for parents and tykes to unwind and enjoy themselves with a number of interactive play structures, small splash slides, and a lily pad walk.