Benton SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
6
Commute
6

Benton, Louisiana Info Snack

Population
2,005
Unemployment
9.2%
Poverty
31.0%
Median Home
$107,400
Median Income
$34,453
Median Rent
$707

Rankings for Benton in Louisiana

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Map Of Benton, LA

Population over time in Benton

Year Population % Change
2017 2,005 5.0%
2016 1,909 2.4%
2015 1,864 -0.7%
2014 1,878 -0.7%
2013 1,892 -0.7%
2012 1,905 -3.3%
2011 1,970 5.9%
2010 1,860 -

Race / Ethnicity in Benton

White
44.7% (896)
African American
51.2% (1,027)
American Indian
1.0% (20)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.5% (30)
Hispanic
1.6% (32)
Race Benton LA USA
White 44.7% 59.0% 61.5%
African American 51.2% 32.0% 12.3%
American Indian 1.0% 0.5% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.7% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.5% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.6% 5.0% 17.6%

Household Income For Benton, Louisiana

Less than $10,000
21.1% (42,305)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (9,824)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.4% (24,862)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.1% (24,260)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.0% (14,035)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.0% (38,095)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.0% (12,030)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.4% (16,842)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.5% (9,022)
$200,000 or more
4.5% (9,022)
Income Benton LA USA
Less than $10,000 21.1% 10.0% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 6.4% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.4% 12.4% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.1% 10.6% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.0% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.0% 16.3% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.0% 10.8% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.4% 12.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.5% 4.4% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 4.5% 4.0% 6.3%

Gender in Benton

Female
53.4% (1,071)
Male
46.6% (933)
Gender Benton LA USA
Female 53.4% 51.1% 50.8%
Male 46.6% 48.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Benton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.3% (66)
9-12th Grade
6.5% (130)
High School / GED
40.4% (810)
Some College
26.5% (530)
Associate's Degree
9.1% (181)
Bachelor's Degree
10.2% (205)
Master's Degree
3.1% (61)
Professional Degree
0.2% (5)
Doctorate Degree
0.7% (13)
Education Benton LA USA
< 9th Grade 3.3% 5.4% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 6.5% 10.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 40.4% 33.8% 27.3%
Some College 26.5% 21.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 9.1% 5.8% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.2% 15.3% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.1% 5.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.2% 1.7% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.7% 1.0% 1.4%

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