The City of Benton had a population of 994 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Benton is located at latitude 37.788 and longitude -97.1078 in Butler County. The formal boundaries for the City of Benton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.38 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Butler County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,378 feet.
The City of Benton (GNIS ID: 2394143) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
|Population in Households||994|
|Population in Familes||895|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$62,529|
|Average Household Income||$86,401|
|Per Capita Income||$31,429|
|Total Housing Units||408 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||299 (73.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||69 (16.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||40 ( 9.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$161,735|
|Average Home Value||$211,379|
|Average Household Size||2.7|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.06%|
|Per Capita Income||3.17%|
The table below compares Benton to the other 671 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Kansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 202||70th|
|Population Density||# 369||45th|
|Diversity Index||# 319||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 75||89th|
|Per Capita Income||# 86||87th|
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