Demographics

People

Total Population335
Male Share of the Population36.1%
Female Share of the Population63.9%
Senior Citizens25.4%
Employed Population 16+96
Age of the Population54

Families

% of people married36%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.5%
Median Earnings25+$31,136
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,625

Wealth

Median Family Income$39,167
% Above Poverty Level71.1%
% Below Poverty Level28.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time33 minutes
% Working from Home3.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.9%
Median Gross Rent$607
Median House Value$78,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)48.7%
English9%
Irish4.5%
German2.7%
French Except Basque2.7%
Scottish1.5%
Dutch0.6%
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Bentonia Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyYazoo County
Standard Zip Codes39040
Phone Area Codes662
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude32.64
Approximate Longitude-90.37

Bentonia Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationYAZOO CITY 5 NNE
Distance18 miles
Jan Temp35 to 55 F
Apr Temp53 to 76 F
Jul Temp72 to 92 F
Oct Temp54 to 77 F
Annual Precip59.7 inches
StationCANTON 4 N
Distance19.4 miles
Jan Temp35 to 55 F
Apr Temp52 to 76 F
Jul Temp71 to 93 F
Oct Temp51 to 77 F
Annual Precip55.7 inches
StationVICKSBURG MILITARY PARK
Distance34.7 miles
Jan Temp36 to 59 F
Apr Temp52 to 78 F
Jul Temp71 to 92 F
Oct Temp54 to 79 F
Annual Precip57.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bolton654$54,375
Canton12,330$40,800
Flora1,800$47,083
Madison25,522$123,371
Ridgeland24,265$68,783
Yazoo City11,076$26,086

Bentonia Public Schools

Bentonia Gibbs School
10340 Hwy 433 West
ZIP: 39040
(662) 755-2270
Primary
Total Enrollment 529
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