Best Places to Live in Benton, New York

Large city - Northwestern New York on Lake Ontario
Pros
-Arts and culture
-Education
-Cost of housing
Cons
-Employment declines
-Clouds and rain
-Snow

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What Bert Has To Say About Rochester Metro Area

Rochester is an important industrial and research center and Great Lakes shipping port. Commercial and industrial activity has a strong science and technology presence, led by the Eastman Kodak Company but also including Xerox, Bausch & Lomb and even GM’s hydrogen power research labs. The scientific and industrial legacy has strengthened a set of excellent arts, cultural and educational assets including the Rochester Institute of Technology and the University of Rochester. Scientists, aspiring scientists and science buffs feel quite at home in the area.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: New York
County: Yates County
Metro Area: Rochester Metro Area
City: Benton
Zip Codes: 14415
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 547 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Benton is 3.90% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Benton jobs have increased by 1.41%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Benton's cost of living is 6.20% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Benton's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Benton's population is 2,817 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 18.36%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Benton is $131,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 23.30%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Benton public schools spend $19,726 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.5 students per teacher in Benton. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Benton

It's not a good time to buy in Benton. Home Appreciation is down -4.1% in the last 12 months. Browse Benton Real Estate.

The median home price in Benton is $131,100. Browse Homes in this Range.


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