In 2020, Benton County, MO had a population of 19.3k people with a median age of 54.1 and a median household income of $41,751. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Benton County, MO grew from 19,107 to 19,305, a 1.04% increase and its median household income grew from $40,249 to $41,751, a 3.73% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Benton County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (94.5%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.08%), White (Hispanic) (1.16%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.881%), and American Indian & Alaska Native (Hispanic) (0.461%).
None of the households in Benton County, MO 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.
99.5% of the residents in Benton County, MO are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Benton County, MO was $122,600, and the homeownership rate was 83.1%. Most people in Benton County, MO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Benton County, MO was 2 cars per household.