Bedford County, Tennessee
The Bedford County Courthouse in Shelbyville, listed on the NRHP since 1982
|US state :||Tennessee|
|Administrative headquarters :||Shelbyville|
|Address of the
1 Public Square
Shelbyville, TN 37160-3953
|Foundation :||December 3, 1807|
|Made up from:||Rutherford County|
|Area code :||001 931|
|Residents :||45,058 (2010)|
|Population density :||36.7 inhabitants / km 2|
|Total area :||1230 km²|
|Water surface :||3 km²|
|Website : bedfordcountytn.org|
The Bedford County is a county in the US -amerikanischen State Tennessee . In 2010 the county had 45,058 residents and a population density of 36.7 people per square kilometer. By 2013 the population increased to 45,901. The county seat is Shelbyville .
The county is located in south-central Tennessee, about 50 km south of Alabama , and covers an area of 1,230 square kilometers, of which three square kilometers are water.
The Duck River , which is part of the Mississippi basin via the Tennessee River and the Ohio , flows through the entire county from east to west.
The following neighboring counties border Bedford County:
|Marshall County||Coffee County|
|Lincoln County||Moore County|
Bedford County was formed on December 3, 1807 from former parts of Rutherford County. It was named after Thomas Bedford , an officer in the American Revolutionary War and a delegate in the Virginia House of Representatives who moved to Tennessee in 1795.
31 structures and sites in the county are listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) (as of August 9, 2018).
|before 1900 1900–1990 2000 2010–2013|
According to the 2010 census , Bedford County had 45,058 people in 15,575 households. The population density was 36.7 inhabitants per square kilometer. Statistically, 2.74 people lived in each of the 15,575 households.
The racial the population was composed of 81.8 percent white, 7.9 percent African American, 0.4 percent Native American, 0.8 percent Asian and other ethnic groups; 2.1 percent were descended from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race was 11.3 percent of the population.
26.8 percent of the population were under 18 years old, 60.3 percent were between 18 and 64 and 12.9 percent were 65 years or older. 50.4 percent of the population was female.
The median income for a household was 39,042 USD . The per capita income was $ 18,061. 18.2 percent of the population lived below the poverty line.
Places in Bedford County
Bedford County is divided into nine numbered districts:
- ↑ Extract from the National Register of Historic Places - No. 82001725. Retrieved August 13, 2014
- ^ Bedford County ( English ) In: Geographic Names Information System . United States Geological Survey . Retrieved February 22, 2011.
- ↑ a b c U.S. Census Bureau, State & County QuickFacts - Bedford County, TN. Retrieved August 13, 2014
- ↑ a b National Association of Counties.Retrieved August 13, 2014
- ↑ Charles Curry Aiken, Joseph Nathan Kane: The American Counties: Origins of County Names, Dates of Creation, Area, and Population Data, 1950-2010 . 6th edition. Scarecrow Press, Lanham 2013, ISBN 978-0-8108-8762-6 , p. 19 .
- ↑ Search mask database in the National Register Information System. National Park Service , accessed August 9, 2018.
- ^ University of Virginia Library. Retrieved December 20, 2011
- ^ Extract from Census.gov.Retrieved February 28, 2011
- ↑ Missouri Census Data Center - Tennessee ( page no longer available , search in web archives ) Info: The link was automatically marked as defective. Please check the link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. Retrieved August 13, 2014
Coordinates: 35 ° 31 ′ N , 86 ° 28 ′ W