For community intelligence mapping and reporting, please visit Local Insight, where you can explore and use a wide range of data and information. Local Insight provides area profiles for: Bedford Borough Wards Bedford Town and Kempston Town Lower Super Output Areas among 0-20% most deprived in England Download our guide to using Local Insight (PDF). Bedford Borough facts and figures Population 185,761 in mid 2021 (Office for National Statistics). View detailed breakdown by age and sex (Excel) Source: ONS 2021 Mid Year Population Estimates - published 21 December 2022 Population 185,300 Census 2021 figures (Office for National Statistics). View detailed breakdown by age and sex (Excel) Source: ONS First results from Census 2021 in England and Wales - published 28 June 2022 Households: 74,950 Census 2021 figures Source with detailed household data files: Demography and migration data, England and Wales: Census 2021 - published by the Office for National Statistics 2 November 2022 Ethnicity: 64.1% of usual residents identified their ethnic group as "English, Welsh, Scottish, Northern Irish or British" in March 2021 (2021 Census). This is a decrease from 71.5% in 2011. View detailed breakdown by Ethnic Group (Excel) Source: ONS Ethnic group, national identity, language, and religion: Census 2021 in England and Wales – published 29 November 2022 Data: ONS Ethnic Group Dataset For 2021 boundaries for all Bedford Borough wards and parishes please visit Local Insight For 2011 boundaries for reference - maps are available showing the boundaries of all Bedford Borough wards (PDF) and the Bedford/Kempston wards (PDF). For further assistance Please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.