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People

Total Population 533
Male Share of the Population 50.1%
Female Share of the Population 49.9%
Senior Citizens 26.8%
Employed Population 16+ 190
Age of the Population 51

Families

% of people married 67.4%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23.2%
Median Earnings25+ $27,176
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,719

Wealth

Median Family Income $52,361
% Above Poverty Level 82.7%
% Below Poverty Level 17.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 17 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.5%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 30.9%
Median Gross Rent $693
Median House Value $55,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 24.6%
US/American 0%
English 8.4%
Irish 10.5%

Benham Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 55 miles NW of Johnson City, Tennessee (center to center)
Nearest Large City 109 miles SE of Lexington, Kentucky
County Harlan
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.
Latitude 36.964
Longitude -82.948

Benham 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 BIG STONE GAP
Distance 12.1 miles
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
Station PENNINGTON GAP
Distance 16.3 miles
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
Station BAXTER
Distance 22.7 miles
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

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Location Population Median Family Income
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Evarts 1,001 $24,583
Lynch 696 $37,708
Vicco 304 $29,063
Whitesburg 1,832 $49,737
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