Benton SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
2
Safety
8
Amenities
7
Education
8
Commute
9

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Benton, Kentucky Info Snack

Population
4,464
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
16.9%
Median Home
$121,600
Median Income
$40,938
Median Rent
$658

Rankings for Benton in Kentucky

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Map Of Benton, KY

Population over time in Benton

Year Population % Change
2017 4,464 -0.4%
2016 4,483 2.4%
2015 4,379 -0.0%
2014 4,380 -0.0%
2013 4,382 -0.3%
2012 4,395 0.9%
2011 4,354 -0.3%
2010 4,365 -

Crime in Benton Per 100k

Crime Benton KY USA
Violent Crime 44.1 225.8 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.9 5.3
Robbery 22.1 66.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 22.1 116.2 248.9
Property Crime 3309.1 2129.1 2362.0
Burglary 573.6 453.4 430.4
Larceny 2669.3 1445.7 1694.0
Car Theft 66.2 230.0 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Benton

White
98.7% (4,407)
African American
1.2% (53)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.1% (4)
Hispanic
0.0% (0)
Race Benton KY USA
White 98.7% 85.1% 61.5%
African American 1.2% 7.9% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.3% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.1% 1.9% 2.3%
Hispanic 0.0% 3.4% 17.6%

Household Income For Benton, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
8.3% (37,051)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (24,998)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.8% (57,139)
$25,000 to $34,999
22.3% (99,547)
$35,000 to $49,999
6.8% (30,355)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.6% (87,494)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.5% (37,944)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.3% (54,907)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (8,928)
$200,000 or more
1.8% (8,035)
Income Benton KY USA
Less than $10,000 8.3% 9.3% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.8% 12.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 22.3% 10.9% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 6.8% 14.4% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.6% 17.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.5% 11.3% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.3% 11.2% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 3.5% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 1.8% 3.2% 6.3%

Gender in Benton

Female
51.2% (2,284)
Male
48.8% (2,179)
Gender Benton KY USA
Female 51.2% 50.7% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 49.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Benton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.5% (333)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (133)
High School / GED
35.3% (1,577)
Some College
22.8% (1,017)
Associate's Degree
7.6% (338)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (493)
Master's Degree
11.3% (503)
Professional Degree
1.5% (66)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Benton KY USA
< 9th Grade 7.5% 6.1% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 8.7% 7.2%
High School / GED 35.3% 33.1% 27.3%
Some College 22.8% 20.9% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.6% 8.0% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 13.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 11.3% 6.9% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.5% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.4%

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