Benton, Tennessee

Current Temperature ° Population 1,686

Homefacts City Report

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 24.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 66.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 9%

Crime Rate

8.8% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 78
  • Violent Crimes: 78
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 78
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

81.97% Higher than national avg.
  • 15 offenders in Benton
  • 88.97 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 25
  • Homes For Sale: 127
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

21 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 1
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 20

Unemployment

Moderate 3.6%
  • Tennessee unemployment average: 3.0%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

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3 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 3 K-12 public schools in Benton, TN and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Benton's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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15 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    4.3%
  • Rented
    36.9%
  • Owned
    58.8%

127 Homes For Sale View All

$139,900
340 Mountain View Road
Benton, TN 37307
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$139,900
171 Perimeter Road
Benton, TN 37307
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$437,500
1 Parksville Rd
Benton, TN 37307
-- Beds | -- Baths
$410,900
2 Parksville Rd
Benton, TN 37307
-- Beds | -- Baths

25 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$27,300
Tammy Ln
Benton, TN 37307
-- Beds | 1 Baths
$1,031,000
Hunters
Benton, TN 37307
-- Beds | -- Baths
$1,031,000
Hunters
Benton, TN 37307
-- Beds | -- Baths
$1,031,000
Hunters
Benton, TN 37307
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

We're sorry! No number of properties per bedroom found in our database.

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Benton, TN
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $420
  • 1 Bedroom: $500
  • 2 Bedrooms: $660
  • 3 Bedrooms: $840
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,060

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Environmental Hazards

21 Environmental Hazards

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  • Superfunds
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (430/434)
    Benton, TN has 99.08% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Benton, TN is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.39 Average
    Benton, TN is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 40.73°
  • February 44.8°
  • March 53.13°
  • April 62.35°
  • May 70.31°
  • June 79.24°
  • July 80.56°
  • August 81.02°
  • September 73.98°
  • October 61.68°
  • November 51.03°
  • December 36.9°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Benton, TN

Earthquakes
Benton, TN has a moderate risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Benton, TN has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Benton, TN has a high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Benton, TN has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Benton, TN: $37,344

Unemployment

Unemployment in Benton is 3.6%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 3.0% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 55.76%
White Collar - 44.24%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Bill Haslam
  • Sen. Lamar Alexander
  • Sen. Bob Corker

City Representatives

  • Chuck Fleischmann

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

2 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Benton, TN

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Benton, TN
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