Benton, Kentucky Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Benton is 4,460, a change of 1.83% when compared to 2014. With an area of 4.55 square miles, this works out to a population density of 979.45 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 1,890, with an average household size of 2.15.
Benton's 2018 unemployment rate was 1.55%.
The average household income in Benton for 2018 was $59,921, while the median was $49,595.

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Benton Fertility Rate

24 estimated births

Benton Household Characteristics

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Type of Housing

Benton Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $992

Benton Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $666

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Benton Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Benton city, Kentucky 4,380
2015 Benton city, Kentucky 4,379
2016 Benton city, Kentucky 4,483
2017 Benton city, Kentucky 4,464
2018 Benton city, Kentucky 4,460