Benham strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Kentucky):
Low Violent Crime
Affordability of Property Taxes
Low Property Crime
Comparing Benham to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Kentucky (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||55 miles NW of Johnson City, Tennessee (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||109 miles SE of Lexington, Kentucky|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||40807|
|Phone Area Codes||606|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||BIG STONE GAP|
|Jan Temp||23 to 44 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 70 F|
|Annual Precip||52.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||22 to 44 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 67 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||40 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||49.3 inches|
|Jan Temp||24 to 44 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 68 F|
|Jul Temp||64 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 69 F|
|Annual Precip||51.1 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.88|
|American Indian & Alaskan||2||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||3||0.5%|
|Est. 2005 Population||556|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||17.3%|
|French (except Basque)||0.7%|
|Dutch West Indian||0.2%|
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
Interested in a career as a professional dog trainer? Animal Behavior College is the place to start.
You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.
At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.
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