For population 25 years and over in Bedford:
For population 15 years and over in Bedford CDP:
0 residents are foreign born
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (68.9 miles , pop. 50,730).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (372.5 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (651.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Thayne, WY (1.9 miles ), Turnerville, WY (2.0 miles) , Star Valley Ranch, WY (2.4 miles ), Grover, WY (2.7 miles) , Auburn, WY (2.8 miles ), Etna, WY (3.2 miles) , Afton, WY (3.4 miles ), Fairview, WY (3.8 miles ).
Latitude: 42.90 N, Longitude: 110.94 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 307
Unemployment in July 2013:
Average climate in Bedford, Wyoming
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Bedford-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 985% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 8.5 miles away from Bedford center
On 4/21/2001 at 17:18:56, a magnitude 5.4 (5.4 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.3 MW, Depth: 0.5 mi) earthquake occurred 23.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1994 at 14:59:50, a magnitude 5.3 (4.8 MB, 5.1 ML, 5.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 9.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/4/1994 at 02:42:12, a magnitude 5.2 (4.7 MB, 5.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 13.8 miles away from Bedford center
On 4/7/1994 at 16:16:44, a magnitude 5.2 (4.3 MB, 4.8 ML, 5.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 23.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Fire: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Bedford:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bedford:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Bedford and their reported violations in the past:BEDFORD WATER & SEWER DISTRICT (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past health violations:TURNERVILLE WATER AND SEWER DISTRICT (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 13.3%
(19.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Bedford compared to Wyoming state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Bedford (based on Lincoln County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.35%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
10.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,832 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,242 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Bedford:
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bedford)
FAA Registered Aircraft:5