Bradford is a village in Stark County, Illinois, United States. The population was 787 at the 2000 census. Bradford is part of the Peoria, Illinois Metropolitan Statistical Area.
Bradford is located at 41°10′37″N 89°39′34″W / 41.17694°N 89.65944°W / 41.17694; -89.65944 (41.176884, -89.659445).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.4 square miles (1.0 km²), all of it land.