dcsimg

People

Total Population 1,013
Male Share of the Population 48.9%
Female Share of the Population 51.1%
Senior Citizens 11.1%
Employed Population 16+ 503
Age of the Population 39

Families

% of people married 48.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 30%
Median Earnings25+ $30,208
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $19,583
Median Earnings With High School Degree $19,821

Wealth

Median Family Income $54,286
% Above Poverty Level 82.5%
% Below Poverty Level 17.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 22 minutes
% Working from Home 12%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 18.3%
Median Gross Rent $803
Median House Value $150,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.2%
US/American 0%
English 8.7%
Irish 9.2%

Benton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 14 miles NE of Wichita, Kansas
County Butler
Metro Area Wichita
Standard Zip Codes 67017
Phone Area Codes 316
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.788
Longitude -97.108

Benton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station EL DORADO
Distance 14.2 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 41 F
Apr Temp 43 to 68 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 45 to 71 F
Annual Precip 35.5 inches
Station WICHITA MID-CONTINENT AP
Distance 20.2 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 40 F
Apr Temp 44 to 67 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 47 to 70 F
Annual Precip 30.3 inches
Station CASSODAY
Distance 31.6 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 39 F
Apr Temp 41 to 66 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 43 to 69 F
Annual Precip 32.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Andover 12,113 $91,902
Augusta 9,239 $59,293
Bel Aire 6,923 $84,653
Eastborough 728 $158,750
Kechi 2,291 $95,298
These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN completion)
  • Master of Science in Management - Healthcare Management
  • Master of Science in Information Technology - Network Management
  • A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.
Programs
  • Doctor of Ministry: Evangelism & Church Planting
  • M.Div: Homiletics
  • MA Christian Ministry: Evangelism & Church Planting
  • Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

Programs
  • M.Ed. In Curriculum and Instruction - Mathematics Education
  • Master of Science in Nursing - Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
  • M.Ed. In Curriculum and Instruction - Science Education
  • About The University of Texas at Arlington

Programs
  • RN to BSN
  • Earn a First-Class RN to BSN Degree—100% Online—from The University of New Mexico

Study Online in Benton
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Benton Government Officials


Are you an official in the Benton government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top