The suburban city of Bedford is located in the northeastern part of Tarrant County. Bedford is also said to be a suburb of Fort Worth. Bedford has a total area of about 26 sq. km. It is situated at an elevation of 598 ft. above the sea level. The local residents are engaged in industries relating to consulting agencies, aviation, automobiles, healthcare, real estate and information technology etc. Business related to adoption agencies, business consultancies, accounting agencies, aircraft maintenance and servicing facilities, airport parking and transportation services, aerospace, old and new automobile sales and servicing facilities, automobile transmission and maintenance services, alernative medicine centers, pharmacies, pathology services, ambulance sevices, apartments, building construction, plumbing contractors, burgler and alarm systems, architect firms, computer repair and maintenance services have maintained a stronh hold on the economy of the city. Apart from some of the major industries, services related to bicycle dealers and repair facilities, book printing and binding facilities, book publishers also contribute in the economic viability of the citizens of the city.