Benton Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work Median Income By Zipcode

Benton Population Demographics top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Population 35,679 2.3%
Male Population 16,945 1.1%
Female Population 18,734 3.4%
Male Population 47.49 %
Female Population 52.51 %
Y-o-Y Change
Median Age 36.6 -1.1%
Citizen US Born 34,314 3.2%
Citizen not US Born 826 -7.7%
Not Citizen 539 -24.2%
Citizen US Born 96.17 %
Citizen not US Born 2.32 %
Not Citizen 1.51 %
Y-o-Y Change
Moved from Abroad 65 12.1%
Moved from Same Country 2,685 2.6%
Moved from Same State 2,016 21.2%
Moved from Different State 786 2.5%
Same House as Last Year 29,654 1.2%
Moved from Abroad 0.18 %
Moved from Same Country 7.63 %
Moved from Same State 5.73 %
Moved from Different State 2.23 %
Same House as Last Year 84.23 %

Occupational Employment in Benton top

Y-o-Y Change
White Collar 13,462 1.4%
Blue Collar 3,849 7.0%
White Collar 77.77 %
Blue Collar 22.23 %
Y-o-Y Change
Self Employees 1,081 5.9%
Private Companies 11,387 2.3%
Governmental Workers 2,771 5.9%
Not for Profit Companies 2,072 -1.8%
Self Employees 6.24 %
Private Companies 65.78 %
Governmental Workers 16.01 %
Not for Profit Companies 11.97 %

Number of Households in Benton top

Y-o-Y Change
Total Households 13,082 1.2%
Average People Per Household 3 1.1%
Family Households 8,913 0.0%
Non-family Households 4,169 3.8%
Family Households 68.13 %
Non-family Households 31.87 %
Y-o-Y Change
Households with Children 4,932 1.7%
Households without Children 8,150 0.9%
Households with Children 37.7 %
Households without Children 62.3 %

Median and Average Income in Benton top

Y-o-Y Change
Average Household Income $76,044.00 3.9%
Median Household Income $59,029.00 5.8%
People below Poverty Level 3,151 6.5%
People above Poverty Level 31,493 2.1%

Housing in Benton top

Y-o-Y Change
Housing Units 14,498 1.5%
Median Year Built 1992 0.1%
Built in 1939 or Earlier 303 11.4%
Built between 1940 and 1949 620 -5.8%
Built between 1950 and 1959 1,493 4.9%
Built between 1960 and 1969 1,369 8.5%
Built between 1970 and 1979 1,791 -4.5%
Built between 1980 and 1989 1,187 -5.9%
Built between 1990 and 1999 2,653 0.5%
Built between 2000 and 2009 3,518 -3.6%
Built in 2010 or Later 1,564 25.4%
Y-o-Y Change
Occupied Housing Units 13,082 1.2%
Owner Occupied 8,960 -0.8%
Renter Occupied 4,122 5.8%
Owner Occupied 68.49 %
Renter Occupied 31.51 %
Y-o-Y Change
With Mortgage 6,214 1.2%
Without Mortgage 2,746 -5.0%
Median Value with Mortgage $158,000.00 5.2%
Median Value without Mortgage $127,000.00 0.8%
Median Housing Costs per Month $918.00 4.8%
With Mortgage 69.35 %
Without Mortgage 30.65 %

Benton Education Statistics top

Y-o-Y Change
No High School 628 -10.9%
Some High School 10,407 3.7%
Some College 7,362 -2.3%
Associate Degree 2,227 5.3%
Bachelor's Degree 4,450 6.3%
Graduate Degree 2,282 -0.7%
No High School 2.38 %
Some High School 39.46 %
Some College 24.18 %
Associate Degree 8.44 %
Bachelor's Degree 16.87 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Benton top

Y-o-Y Change
Never Married 7,046 5.7%
Married 14,506 0.2%
Separated 508 -12.6%
Widowed 2,105 9.1%
Divorced 4,181 -0.1%
Never Married 25.31 %
Married 52.11 %
Separated 1.82 %
Widowed 7.56 %
Divorced 15.02 %

Means of Transport to Work in Benton top

Y-o-Y Change
Car 16,485 2.8%
Bus or TrolleyBus 10 11.1%
Subway or Elevated 0 N/A
Railroad 0 N/A
Ferryboat 0 N/A
Bicycle 0 N/A
Motorcycle 22 -4.4%
TaxiCab 0 N/A
Walk 70 105.9%

Median and Average Household income in Benton by Zipcode top

ZipCode Population Number of Households Median Income Average Income
72015 29,671 10,512 $57,159.00 $67,740.00
72019 26,976 9,636 $75,714.00 $89,520.00

Methodology & Disclaimers


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the latest U.S. Census Bureau release, the 2019 American Community Survey. The information is updated yearly, as soon as new data is made available by the US Census Bureau.

No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Zip codes included in this demographic data: 72015 72019

Recently added listings in Benton top

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Benton is an area in Saline County,Arkansas with a population of 35,679. There are 16,945 male residents living in Benton and 18,734 female residents. The total number of households is 13,082 with 3 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 37 with 14,506 people being married and 13,840 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 77.77% white collar employees and 22.23% blue collar employees in Benton..
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