Benton, Kentucky 

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Population

4,464

+2.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.3%

Median Income

$40,641

Median Home Price

$100,800

United States / Kentucky / No Metro Area / Marshall County / Benton / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Benton, Kentucky

May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Benton, while July and January are the least comfortable months.

Local Listings in Benton
 $384,900 
1610 Shoemaker Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2000 SqFt
 $375,000 
151 Masters Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 3318 SqFt
 $799,000 
89 Cemetery Hill Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 5 | 5040 SqFt

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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Kentucky
County: Marshall County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Benton
Zip Codes: 42025


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Benton is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Benton jobs have decreased by 0.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Benton's cost of living is 23.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Benton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Benton, while July and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Marshall county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Benton's population is 4,464 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Benton is $100,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.8%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Benton public schools spend $9,060 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.9 students per teacher in Benton. More Education


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Housing Market in Benton

It's a good time to buy in Benton. Home Appreciation is up 2.8% in the last 12 months. Browse Benton Real Estate

The median home price in Benton is $100,800. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Benton   2 Reviews
Why we moved here from the Southwest - 11/5/2008
We were looking for a cute small town (pop. under 10,000), low crime, and moderate winters. By "cute" I mean that the Main Street has lots of locally owned small... Read More

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Marshall County, KY - 10/3/2008
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ZIP CODES IN BENTON, KENTUCKY
42025

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NEW LISTINGS IN BENTON
$384,900
1610 Shoemaker Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$375,000
151 Masters Cir
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$799,000
89 Cemetery Hill Ln
Bed 5 | Bath 5

$59,900
2547 US Highway 641 N
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$89,000
40 Sid Darnall Ext Rd
Bed 4 | Bath 1

$77,500
743 Union Ridge Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$69,900
110 Morningside Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

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