The unemployment rate in Benson is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Benson jobs have increased by 0.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Benson's cost of living is 24.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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Swift county flipped Republican in the most recent Presidential election, after voting Democratic in the previous four. More Voting Stats
Benson's population is 3,113 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 13.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Benson is Real Estate: $127,900
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.1%.
Benson public schools spend $12,130 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Benson. More Education