Bedford, NH Town Profile & Lifestyle Comparison

Bedford is a residential town in Hillsborough County that was named for Lord John Russell, fourth Duke of Bedford. Bedford is located just outside of Manchester, a large city in New Hampshire. Bedford is also home to the Dean Kamen, the inventor of the Segway.

Land Area: 32.8 sq. mi.

Inland Water Area: 0.3 sq. mi.

Schools: Riddle Brook School, Peter Woodbury School, Ross A. Lurgio Middle School, Memorial School, Mckelvie Intermediate School, Bedford High School, and several private schools.

Town Office: 472-5242

Town Website:  www.bedfordnh.org

Public Library: 3 Meetinghouse Road

Library Website:  www.bedford.lib.nh.us

Rec. Facilities: Municipal parks, Golf courses, Swimming (outdoor), Tennis courts, Museums, Cross-country skiing, and Overnight/day camps.