Bedford is a suburban city located in northeast Tarrant County, Texas in the "mid-cities" area between Dallas and Fort Worth. It is a suburb of Fort Worth. The population was 48,390 as of a 2005 census estimate. Bedford is part of the Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School District.
Bedford is located at 32°50′48″N 97°8′23″W / 32.84667°N 97.13972°W / 32.84667; -97.13972 (32.846790, -97.139630).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 10.0 square miles (25.9 km²), of which, 10.0 square miles (25.9 km²) of it is land and 0.10% is water.