In 2021, Benton, AR had a population of 34.7k people with a median age of 37.3 and a median household income of $60,813. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Benton, AR declined from 36,360 to 34,746, a −4.44% decrease and its median household income grew from $59,994 to $60,813, a 1.37% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Benton, AR are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.9%), White (Hispanic) (3.1%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.7%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.31%).
None of the households in Benton, AR reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
98.3% of the residents in Benton, AR are U.S. citizens.
In 2021, the median property value in Benton, AR was $156,700, and the homeownership rate was 66%.
Most people in Benton, AR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Benton, AR was 2 cars per household.