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Encyclopedia > Bedford, Ohio

Bedford is a city in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States. The population was 14,214 at the 2000 census. Cuyahoga County is a county located in the state of Ohio. ... Official language(s) None Capital Columbus Largest city Columbus Largest metro area Cleveland Area  Ranked 34th  - Total 44,825 sq mi (116,096 km²)  - Width 220 miles (355 km)  - Length 220 miles (355 km)  - % water 8. ...

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Geography

Location of Bedford, Ohio

Bedford is located at 41°23′33″N, 81°32′4″W (41.392404, -81.534441)GR1. Adapted from Wikipedias OH county maps by Catbar. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 13.9 km² (5.4 mi²), all land. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ...


Demographics

As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 14,214 people, 6,659 households, and 3,682 families residing in the city. The population density was 1,023.9/km² (2,653.3/mi²). There were 7,062 housing units at an average density of 508.7/km² (1,318.2/mi²). The racial makeup of the city was 79.01% White, 17.63% African American, 0.17% Native American, 1.08% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 0.47% from other races, and 1.62% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.07% of the population. 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 6,659 households out of which 23.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 39.4% were married couples living together, 12.1% had a female householder with no husband present, and 44.7% were non-families. 39.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 16.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.13 and the average family size was 2.85. A marriage is a relationship between or among individuals, usually recognized by civil authority and/or bound by the religious beliefs of the participants. ...


In the city the population was spread out with 20.5% under the age of 18, 6.9% from 18 to 24, 33.0% from 25 to 44, 20.9% from 45 to 64, and 18.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 39 years. For every 100 females there were 89.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.6 males.


The median income for a household in the city was $36,943, and the median income for a family was $47,142. Males had a median income of $36,524 versus $27,851 for females. The per capita income for the city was $20,076. About 5.5% of families and 7.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.2% of those under age 18 and 8.1% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


City Officials

The Mayor, City Manager, and City Council of Bedford Ohio

  • Mayor: Daniel S. Pocek
  • City Manager: Robert R. Reid
  • Council Ward One: Ronald A. Lisy
  • Council Ward Two: Stan Koci
  • Council Ward Three: Marilyn Zolata
  • Council Ward Four: Paula Miszak
  • Council Ward Five: Greg Pozar
  • Council Ward Six: Donald Saunders

Famous Natives

Halle Maria Berry (born August 14, 1966) is an Academy Award-winning American actress and former fashion model. ... Although he never won an Oscar for any of his movie performances, the comedian Bob Hope received two honorary Oscars for his contributions to cinema. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... Christopher J. Chambers (born August 12, 1978 in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American football wide receiver currently playing for the Miami Dolphins. ... United States simply as football, is a competitive team sport that is both fast-paced and strategic. ... Lee Evans (born March 11, 1981 in Bedford, Ohio) is an American football player who currently plays wide receiver for the Buffalo Bills of the NFL. He was drafted by the Bills out of the University of Wisconsin with the 13th pick of the 1st round in the 2004 NFL... Elmer Flick baseball card, 1909 Elmer Harrison Flick (January 11, 1876 - January 9, 1971) was an American player in Major League Baseball from 1898 until 1910. ... The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, located at 62 Main Street in Cooperstown, New York, United States, is a semi-official museum operated by private interests that serves as the central point for the study of the history of baseball in the United States and beyond, the display... Archibald MacNeal Willard (1836-1918) was an American painter from Ohio. ... Painting by Rembrandt self-portrait Detail from Las Meninas by Diego Velazquez, in which the painter portrayed himself at work For the computer graphics program, see Corel Painter. ... Archibald MacNeal Willard (1836-1918) was an American painter from Bedford, Ohio. ... Michael Anthony Easler (born November 29, 1950 Cleveland, OH - ) was a utility player with a 14 year career from 1973-1977, 1979 to 1987. ... A view of the playing field at Busch Stadium II St. ... // Original meaning and etymology The original meaning of the term coach was: a horse-drawn vehicle designed for the conveyance of more than one passenger — and of mail — and covered for protection from the elements. ... United States Marine Corps Master Gunnery Sergeant Leland Lou Diamond (May 30, 1890 – September 20, 1951) is famous within the Corps as the classic example of Old Breed fighting Leathernecks. ...

External links

Wrong answer Halle Berry is not a Bedford native or former resident of Bedford. She is a Cleveland Native and grew up in Oakwood Village OH which is in the Bedford School district. Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...


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Bedford, Ohio - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (409 words)
Bedford is a city in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States.
Wrong answer Halle Berry is not a Bedford native or former resident of Bedford.
She is a Cleveland Native and grew up in Oakwood Village OH which is in the Bedford School district.
Bedford, Ohio, Ghost Sightings (770 words)
The daylight hours in Bedford, Ohio are like any daylight hours anywhere else but some long dead people from the past have returned here.
The ghost of a young air force pilot was observed by a man camping at a campground outside Bedford.
The ghost of a flight attendant was observed in the backseat of a car by the driver seeing the ghost in her rear view mirror.
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