Bedford, New York

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 1,834. Population change since 2000: +6.4%
Males: 795  (43.4%)
Females: 1,039  (56.6%)
Median resident age:  43.8 years
New York median age:  38.2 years

Zip codes: 10506.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $144,527 (it was $120,325 in 2000)
Bedford:

$144,527
NY:

$57,369

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $68,520 (it was $56,868 in 2000)

Bedford CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $845,671 (it was $486,400 in 2000)
Bedford:

$845,671
NY:

$277,600

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $598,218; Detached houses: $723,025; Townhouses or other attached units: $454,761; In 2-unit structures: $459,751; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $349,636; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $244,873; Mobile homes: $93,654

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,271.

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Bedford, NY (2010)

    Bedford races chart
    • 1,61387.9%White alone
    • 1337.3%Hispanic
    • 522.8%Asian alone
    • 231.3%Two or more races
    • 110.6%Black alone
    • 10.05%American Indian alone
    • 10.05%Other race alone

Races in Bedford detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Bedford: 155.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Latest news from Bedford, NY collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: Italian (17.5%), Irish (16.6%), English (8.0%), German (6.0%), French (5.1%), Polish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 370 feet

Land area: 3.68 square miles.

Population density: 498 people per square mile   (low).

Bedford,NY real estate house value index trend

Bedford, New York map

For population 25 years and over in Bedford:

  • High school or higher: 95.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 64.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 31.1%
  • Unemployed: 0.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bedford CDP:

  • Never married: 24.6%
  • Now married: 64.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 5.5%

264 residents are foreign born (5.5% Latin America, 4.4% Europe).

This place:

12.2%
New York:

22.3%



According to our research of New York and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Bedford, New York as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Bedford to the number of sex offenders is 18,576 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $10,001 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $10,161 (1.1%)

Bedford satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Stamford, CT (9.8 miles , pop. 117,083).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Bronx, NY (26.9 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities: Pound Ridge, NY (1.8 miles ), Bedford Hills, NY (2.0 miles ), Mount Kisco, NY (2.2 miles ), Scotts Corners, NY (2.2 miles ), Katonah, NY (2.2 miles ), Armonk, NY (2.4 miles ), Lewisboro, NY (2.4 miles ), New Castle, NY (2.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 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
  • 2006: 26 buildings, average cost: $1,643,100
  • 2007: 9 buildings, average cost: $1,100,000
  • 2008: 12 buildings, average cost: $1,309,200
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $902,300
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $879,900
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $606,600
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $652,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 41.19 N, Longitude: 73.64 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 914

Bedford household income distribution Bedford home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 42 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
New York average:

3.28
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.1%
New York:

6.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Finance and insurance (20%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (16%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Information (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Legal occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Legal occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Bedford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Bedford, New York

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Bedford, New York average temperatures Bedford, New York average precipitation Bedford, New York humidity Bedford, New York wind speed Bedford, New York snowfall Bedford, New York sunshine Bedford, New York clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Bedford-area historical tornado activity is above New York state average. It is 36% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 38.5 miles away from the Bedford place center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 5/24/1962, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 36.6 miles away from the place center killed one person and injured 50 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Bedford-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 194.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 227.8 miles away from Bedford center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 139.0 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 190.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 227.4 miles away from Bedford center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 112.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Westchester County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Hurricanes: 3, Blizzards: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Landslide: 1, Power Outage: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Shortage: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bedford topographic map

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Bedford:

  • COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES, INC (Hospital, about 4 miles away; POUND RIDGE, NY)
  • NORTHERN WESTCHESTER HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; MOUNT KISCO, NY)
  • DATAHR (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; MOUNT KISCO, NY)
  • SWISS HOME HEALTH RELATED FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MOUNT KISCO, NY)
  • FOUR WINDS (Hospital, about 5 miles away; KATONAH, NY)
  • COMMUNITY BASED SERVICES, INC (Hospital, about 8 miles away; GOLDENS BRIDGE, NY)
  • LONG RIDGE OF STAMFORD (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; STAMFORD, CT)

Amtrak stations near Bedford:

  • 12 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.
  • 13 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.

Operable nuclear power plants near Bedford:

  • 17 miles: Indian Point 2 and 3 in Buchanan, NY.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bedford:

  • SUNY at Purchase College (about 11 miles; Purchase, NY; Full-time enrollment: 4,415)
  • SUNY Westchester Community College (about 12 miles; Valhalla, NY; FT enrollment: 10,278)
  • Norwalk Community College (about 12 miles; Norwalk, CT; FT enrollment: 4,085)
  • Manhattanville College (about 12 miles; Purchase, NY; FT enrollment: 2,299)
  • Nyack College (about 17 miles; Nyack, NY; FT enrollment: 2,590)
  • Mercy College (about 18 miles; Dobbs Ferry, NY; FT enrollment: 8,602)
  • Western Connecticut State University (about 18 miles; Danbury, CT; FT enrollment: 5,345)

Public high school in Bedford:

Public elementary/middle schools in Bedford:

Private elementary/middle schools in Bedford:

  • RIPPOWAM CISQUA SCHOOL (Students: 542; Location: 439 CANTITOE ST; Grades: PK - 9)
  • ST PATRICK'S SCHOOL (Students: 148; Location: 483 OLD POST RD; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Bedford

Library in Bedford:

  • BEDFORD FREE LIBRARY (Operating income: $509,435; Location: 32 VILLAGE GREEN; 42,301 books; 767 e-books; 4,476 audio materials; 3,111 video materials; 14 state licensed databases; 10 other licensed databases; 80 print serial subscriptions)

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable locations in Bedford: Bedford Club Stables (A), Bedford Free Library (B), Crowfields (C), Bedford Fire Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Bedford include: Saint Patricks Church (A), Bedford Presbyterian Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Bedford include: Bedford Village Historic District (1), Bedford Village Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Bedford Historical Hall (Historical Places & Services; 608 Old Post Road).

Westchester County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 109. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

109
U.S.:

74

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.234. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.234
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.53. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.53
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 0.734. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.734
U.S.:

1.929

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 12.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.92
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Bedford and their reported violations in the past:

CORNWALL MEADOWS TOWNHOMES W.S. (Address: 444-D Old Post Road , Population served: 230, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Iron. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUL-26-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-26-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Iron. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUN-10-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-10-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Iron. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-19-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Iron. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-19-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Iron. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-19-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-19-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Iron. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-08-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-08-2012)
  • 8 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • 55 regular monitoring violations
LA CREMAILLERE (Address: 46 BEDFORD-BANKSVILLE RD , Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
COVINGTON GREEN CONDOMINIUM (Address: 444-D Old Post Road , Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2010)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2010)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2010)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2010)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2010)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Combined Radium (-226 and -228). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-14-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-14-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUN-14-2010)
FINCH COUNTRY STORE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2005), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-15-2005), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2005)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-15-2005), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-15-2005), St Compliance achieved (NOV-22-2005)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SAINT MATHEWS EPISCOPAL CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
GRAND SLAM BANKSVILLE (Address: 1 BEDFORD BANKSVILLE ROAD , Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
GRANVILLE CENTRE WATER CO (Serves MA, Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUL-20-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In AUG-01-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (SEP-16-2011)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 2.3%
(2.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
New York:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  82.9%
Whole state:  63.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  1.9%
Whole state:  6.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Bedford in 2010:

  • 14 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities
14 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
5 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Bedford, New York environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Bedford compared to New York state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Bedford (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Bedford Branch at 172 Sthy 22, branch established on 1951/07/02; Bedford Village Branch at Old Post Road, branch established on 1971/11/08. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Citibank, National Association: Bedford Village Branch at 442 Old Post Rd, branch established on 1990/10/29. Info updated 2012/01/10: Bank assets: $1,288,658.0 mil, Deposits: $882,541.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, International Specialization, 1048 total offices, Holding Company: Citigroup Inc.
  • Patriot National Bank: Bedford, Ny Branch at 432 Old Post Road, branch established on 2007/05/14. Info updated 2007/08/28: Bank assets: $665.5 mil, Deposits: $548.0 mil, headquarters in Stamford, CT, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 15 total offices, Holding Company: Pnbk Sponsor Llc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.7
New York average:

13.9

Bedford travel time to work - commute Bedford mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (81%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bedford CDP (based on Westchester County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic435,590100
Other75,029114
Mainline Protestant46,854176
Evangelical Protestant28,915209
Black Protestant17,81438
Orthodox5,45816
None339,453-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 417
Westchester County:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 71
Westchester County:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 111
Westchester County:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 904
Here:

9.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.6%
New York:

8.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Westchester County:

19.1%
New York:

23.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.8%
State:

15.6%

4.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($82,812 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.69%
New York average:

5.06%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,375 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.09%
New York average:

0.08%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bronx County, NY  1.11% ($50,059 average AGI)
from New York County, NY  0.58% ($156,680)
from Queens County, NY  0.27% ($66,065)


5.02% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($78,312 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.02%
New York average:

5.46%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,699 average AGI)
Westchester County:

0.10%
New York average:

0.11%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to New York County, NY  0.62% ($94,545 average AGI)
to Bronx County, NY  0.55% ($38,164)
to Fairfield County, CT  0.42% ($139,328)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bedford:

  • WVIP (1310 AM; 5 kW; MT. KISCO, NY; Owner: RADIO VISION CRISTIANA MANAGEMENT)
  • 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.)
  • WABC (770 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: WABC-AM RADIO, 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)
  • WGSM (740 AM; 25 kW; HUNTINGTON, NY; Owner: K RADIO LICENSEE, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • WREF (850 AM; 3 kW; RIDGEFIELD, CT; Owner: THE BERKSHIRE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQEW (1560 AM; 50 kW; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: THE NEW YORK TIMES ELECTRONIC MEDIA COMPANY)

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.)
  • WDFH (90.3 FM; OSSINING, NY; Owner: WESTCHESTER COUNCIL FOR PUBLIC B/CNG)
  • 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)
  • WLJP (89.3 FM; MONROE, NY; Owner: SOUND OF LIFE, INC.)
  • WHUD (100.7 FM; PEEKSKILL, NY; Owner: 6 JOHNSON ROAD LICENSES, INC.)
  • 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.)

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)
  • W68DN (Channel 68; CHERRY HILL, ETC., NJ; Owner: MARCIA COHEN)
  • 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.)
  • WTBY (Channel 54; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF NEW YORK, INC.)
  • WNYE-TV (Channel 25; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: NEW YORK CITY BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • WFME-TV (Channel 66; WEST MILFORD, NJ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • W38CL (Channel 38; BRONX, NY; Owner: RENARD COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W27CD (Channel 27; STAMFORD, CT; Owner: WLNY-TV, INC.)
  • W60AI (Channel 60; NEW YORK, NY; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPXO-LP (Channel 34; EAST ORANGE, NJ; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WEDW (Channel 49; BRIDGEPORT, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • Bedford, New York
  • Fatal accident count38
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents56
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:9
  • Fatalities39
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents66
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • New York average
  • Fatal accident count149
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents209
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons31
  • Fatalities159
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents391
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents32
See more detailed statistics of Bedford fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • Rt 172 Fox Lane Campus (Lat: 41.189250 Lon: -73.674028), Call Sign: KNGV364, Licensee ID: L00703442
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.655 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/20/2003, Expiration Date: 08/26/2013, Cancellation Date: 09/18/2003
    Registrant: Bedford Central School District, Mount Kisco, NY 10549
  • TACONIC, 250 Harris Rd (Lat: 41.246111 Lon: -73.675278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.8 m, Overall height: 60.6 m, Call Sign: WPSU477
    Assigned Frequencies: 42.1400 MHz, 154.695 MHz, 155.370 MHz, 155.475 MHz, 155.505 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/11/2011, Expiration Date: 08/02/2021, Certifier: Carl W Carlton
    Registrant: Nysp Mobile Communications Unit, Bldg. 15, Scotia-Glenville Industrial Park, Scotia, NY 12302, Phone: (518) 372-5394, Fax: (518) 372-5733, Email:
  • 1-684 And Route 172, Bedford Hill (Lat: 41.197056 Lon: -73.687500), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WPUW991
    Assigned Frequencies: 855.137 MHz, 855.387 MHz, 856.287 MHz, 856.312 MHz, 856.337 MHz, 856.362 MHz, 857.287 MHz, 857.312 MHz, 857.337 MHz, 857.362 MHz... (+13 more)
    Grant Date: 07/18/2012, Expiration Date: 05/20/2022, Certifier: Jay Wilamowski
    Registrant: Blooston, Mordkofsky, Dickens, Duffy & Prendergast, LLP, 2120 L Street, N.W., Suite 300, Washington, DC 20037, Phone: (202) 828-5536, Fax: (202) 828-5568
  • Lat: 41.241750 Lon: -73.636528, Call Sign: WPZY380
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.925 MHz, 469.925 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/08/2004, Expiration Date: 04/08/2014, Certifier: Michael Farina
    Registrant: Gillespie, Prudhon & Associates, Clackamas, OR 97015, Phone: (503) 657-0424, Fax: (503) 657-0361, Email:
  • Lat: 41.212889 Lon: -73.651639, Call Sign: WQFZ326
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.662 MHz, 457.187 MHz, 457.887 MHz, 462.337 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/14/2006, Expiration Date: 11/14/2016, Certifier: Bob Nielsen
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • BEDFORD 204, 34 Village Green (Lat: 41.203194 Lon: -73.643139), Type: Bant, Structure height: 8.6 m, Overall height: 14.7 m, Call Sign: WQKI882
    Assigned Frequencies: 473.575 MHz, 473.550 MHz, 473.525 MHz, 473.375 MHz, 473.350 MHz, 473.325 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/08/2009, Expiration Date: 06/08/2019, Certifier: Adam S Epstein
    Registrant: County Of Westchester, 148 Martine Avenue, Rm B-18-B, White Plains, NY 10601, Phone: (914) 995-6375

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Atop Mt. Kisco (Lat: 41.238972 Lon: -73.712333), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: KNKM898
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.887 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/11/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 01/13/2005, Certifier: Paul H Kuzia
    Registrant: Venable, LLP, 575 7th Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20004, Phone: (202) 344-4000, Fax: (202) 344-8300, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bedford)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7ECA (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 11032 , Serial Number: 7ECA-18, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 11/06/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Wilkes Dba Mcclave, 27 Jingle Ln, Bedford, NY 10506, Other Owners: Aviation Mcclave
  • Aircraft: BEECH A36 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4474S , Serial Number: E-698, Year manufactured: 1975
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Robert Rosenblatt, 22 Little Town Ln, Bedford, NY 10506, Other Owners: Leonard D Levin
  • Aircraft: CESSNA S550 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (Turbo-fan)
    N-Number: 557CS , Serial Number: S550-0016, Year manufactured: 1984, Airworthiness Date: 03/18/1985
    Registrant (Corporation): Rabbit Hill Industries Inc, 393 Guard Hill Rd, Bedford, NY 10506
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 71227 , Serial Number: 18259541, Airworthiness Date: 04/27/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Wilkes Dba Mcclave, 27 Jingle Ln, Bedford, NY 10506, Other Owners: Aviation Mcclave
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 81878 , Serial Number: 7AC-501, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/06/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Wilkes Iii Mcclave, 27 Jingle Ln, Bedford, NY 10506

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$718,42013$525,9431$836,1402$588,185
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$547,0602$639,5600$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$783,4359$736,9361$1,308,6701$1,593,330
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$291,0605$442,8960$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$466,0250$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0127.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2004
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$302,080
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2004 2001 2000 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0127.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Businesses in Bedford, NY

  • A&P: 1
  • True Value: 1
  • UPS: 1
Cost of Living Calculator
Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • Tian-Jy Chao (10)
  • David Baines (10)
  • Tien-Jen Cheng (9)
  • Rachel K. E. Bellamy (8)
  • Robert Purdy (7)
  • Branimir K. Boguraev (7)
  • Rachel K.e. Bellamy (5)
  • David M. Baines (5)
  • Hisashi Kobayashi (4)
  • Linda Grant Williams (4)

Total of 140 patent applications in 2008-2015.