Bedford City is a suburb of both Forth Worth and Dallas cities, with an estimated population of 46,979, as per the 2010 census. Bedford’s total size is ten square miles. The major highways traversing the city include the State Highway 183 and the State Highway 121. Bedford is under the jurisdiction of a Council Manager whose government provides health, water, community development, public works, and recreation services. The top five employers in the city include Texas Health Resources (1,550 employees), Carter BloodCare (872), Warrantech (473), State National Companies (394), and Wal-Mart Supercenter (389). The city’s notable people include Courtney Kupets (an Olympic gymnast), Scott Chandler (a footballer), Miles Turner (an NBA basketball player), and Clint Ford (a writer and actor), among others.