The unemployment rate in Benton is 3.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Benton jobs have increased by 0.1%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Benton's cost of living is 17.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Benton, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Saline county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Benton's population is 34,034 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 16.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 24.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Benton is $136,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.2%. Check out the homes in the area
Benton public schools spend $9,046 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.8 students per teacher in Benton. More Education