benton Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 256 7.0 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,319 35.9 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,231 33.5 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 617 16.8 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 247 6.7 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,094 84.3 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 672 18.3 % 18.3 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 7,185 - -
19 years old and under 1,932 26.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,097 29.2 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 1,865 26.0 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,291 18.0 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,444 97.6 % 84.8 %
Spanish 150 2.3 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 8 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 773 30.6 % 33.2 %
Married 1,117 44.2 % 50.6 %
Separated 90 3.6 % 2.6 %
Divorced 550 21.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,181 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,884 90.7 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 297 9.3 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,462 77.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 54 1.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 255 8.0 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 98 3.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 56 1.8 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 11 0.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 146 4.6 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 99 3.1 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 320 10.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 217 6.8 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 485 15.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 324 10.2 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 817 25.7 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 751 23.6 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,342 42.2 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 1,492 46.9 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 32 1.0 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 18 0.6 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,958 99.2 % 75.7 %
African-American 29 0.4 % 13.1 %
Asian 29 0.4 % 5.4 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 34,185 53,657
Median Family Income 38,698 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 19,542 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 67.74 %
  • Temperature 89.92 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.86 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 13.97
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