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Bedford is a suburban city located between the major cities of Dallas and Fort Worth, Texas. The distance to each is roughly 20 miles, and DFW International Airport is 10 miles away. Bedford is a part of what is known as the "DFW Metroplex."
The city can be best described as a bedroom-community, with approximately 50,000 residents. It is a safe, attractive and pleasant community, ideal for young couples, families with children, and retirees.
While the city is not known for signficant tourist attractions, Bedford has a history dating back to the late 1800's. There are several Texas Historical Landmarks, including the Old Bedford School, the Bedford Church of Christ, and the Bedford Cemetary. If visiting the area, some points of interest and events are Splash Waterpark, Bedford Recreation and Activity Center, 4thFest, and Bedford Blues and Music Festival.