benton Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 228 6.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,327 35.2 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,139 30.3 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 765 20.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 306 8.1 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,166 84.1 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 821 21.8 % 21.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 7,319 - -
19 years old and under 1,880 25.7 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,193 30.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 1,934 26.4 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 1,312 17.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,685 98.1 % 84.6 %
Spanish 130 1.9 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 847 31.7 % 33.5 %
Married 1,246 46.6 % 50.5 %
Separated 80 3.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 499 18.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,221 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,917 90.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 304 9.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,527 78.5 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 16 0.5 % 5.8 %
2-Units 258 8.0 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 105 3.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 83 2.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 10 0.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 143 4.4 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 79 2.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 284 8.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 186 5.8 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 476 14.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 338 10.5 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,009 31.3 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 688 21.4 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,337 41.5 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 1,551 48.2 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 29 0.9 % 4.1 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,103 98.7 % 75.5 %
African-American 38 0.5 % 13.1 %
Asian 56 0.8 % 5.6 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,770 55,775
Median Family Income 50,598 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 21,117 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 48.39 %
  • Temperature 58.65 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.6 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 16.2
    [CDD] 0.3
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.46 %
6.0 0.08 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com