In 2017, Benton County, AR had a population of 252k people with a median age of 35.2 and a median household income of $61,271. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Benton County, AR grew from 245,231 to 251,823, a 2.69% increase and its median household income grew from $59,016 to $61,271, a 3.82% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Benton County, AR are White (Non-Hispanic) (74.2%), White (Hispanic) (13.9%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.65%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.18%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (1.62%). N/A% of the people in Benton County, AR speak a non-English language, and 92.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Benton County, AR are NorthWest Arkansas Community College (1,077 degrees awarded in 2017), John Brown University (625 degrees), and Bryan University (454458) (82 degrees).
The median property value in Benton County, AR is $163,000, and the homeownership rate is 66.3%. Most people in Benton County, AR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Benton County, AR is 2 cars per household.