The unemployment rate in Benton County is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Benton County jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Benton County's cost of living is 13.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Benton county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 62.8% to 35.2%. More Voting Stats
Benton County's population is 25,646 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.7%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 23.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Benton County is Real Estate: $145,400
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.9%.
Benton County public schools spend $11,713 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.3 students per teacher in Benton County. More Education