The unemployment rate in Benton County is 5.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Benton County jobs have increased by 1.7%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Benton County's cost of living is 19.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, September and October are the most pleasant months in Benton County, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Benton county voted Republican in the last three Presidential elections, after voting Democratic in 2000 and 2004. More Voting Stats
Benton County's population is 16,154 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.8%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 24.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Benton County is $84,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.7%. Check out the homes in the area
Benton County public schools spend $8,910 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.3 students per teacher in Benton County. More Education