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Demographics

People

Total Population454
Male Share of the Population35.5%
Female Share of the Population64.5%
Senior Citizens22.5%
Employed Population 16+141
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married39.4%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher16.3%
Median Earnings25+$27,422
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$41,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,208

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,688
% Above Poverty Level68.7%
% Below Poverty Level31.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home6.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone30%
Median Gross Rent$483
Median House Value$68,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)35.2%
Irish4.6%
Dutch3.7%
English3.7%
German3.5%
Scottish1.3%
French Except Basque1.1%
Welsh0.9%
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Bentonia Almanac

CategoryValue
County Yazoo 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
Bolton456$46,000
Canton13,504$44,694
Flora2,058$33,393
Madison25,473$116,977
Ridgeland24,338$70,138
Yazoo City11,336$22,029

Bentonia Public Schools

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