Benton County, AR

Current Temperature ° Population 232,268

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 12.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 54.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 32.7%

Registered Offenders

13.57% Lower than national avg.
  • 316 offenders in Benton County
  • 13.60 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $169,900
  • Median Sales Price: $153,500
  • Foreclosures: 66
  • Homes For Sale: 4,182
  • Homes For Rent: 247

Environmental Hazards

727 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 1
  • Registered Polluters: 59
  • Superfunds: 8
  • Tanks & Spills: 659

Unemployment

Low 2.9%
  • Arkansas unemployment average: 3.5%
  • National unemployment average: 4.2%

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95 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 95 K-12 public schools in Benton County, AR and 15 private schools. Homefacts rates Benton County's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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Crime view details

316 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$169,900 compared to August 2016
Median Sales Price
$153,500 compared to August 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    8.2%
  • Rented
    30.7%
  • Owned
    61%

4,182 Homes For Sale View All

$139,900
4 Rosedale Ln
Bella Vista, AR 72715
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$250,000
6204 Sw Chickadee St
Bentonville, AR 72712
-- Beds | -- Baths
$129,900
22955 W Highway 72
Gravette, AR 72736
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$162,500
627 White Oak St
Gentry, AR 72734
3 Beds | 2 Baths

66 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$80,000
Chesham
Bella Vista, AR 72714
2 Beds | 2 Baths
$193,000
Pleasant Ridge
Rogers, AR 72756
5 Beds | 4 Baths
$187,244
11th
Rogers, AR 72756
-- Beds | 4 Baths
$403,800
Creek View
Bentonville, AR 72712
-- Beds | 4 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

2,468 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Benton County, AR issued 2,468 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 2,468 permits, 1608 were issued for single family homes and 860 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Benton County, AR issued 1,468 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 1,468 permits, 1345 were issued for single family homes and 123 were issued for multi-family homes.
All Housing Single Family Housing Multi-Family Housing

Building Permits By Year

247 Rental Properties View All

$800
39 Fairway Dr
Bella Vista, AR 72714
1 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,200
27 Watson Ln
Bella Vista, AR 72714
3 Beds | 2 Baths
$1,900
9933 Buckskin Cir
Rogers, AR 72758
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$1,350
127 Fox Run Cir
Centerton, AR 72719
3 Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Benton County, AR
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $546
  • 1 Bedroom: $578
  • 2 Bedrooms: $748
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,079
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,318

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Environmental Hazards

727 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
    in Benton County, AR
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  • Registered Polluters
    in Benton County, AR
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  • Superfunds
    in Benton County, AR
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  • Tanks & Spills
    in Benton County, AR
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Benton County, AR has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Benton County, AR is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.35 Average
    Benton County, AR is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 35.4°
  • February 37.88°
  • March 49.78°
  • April 57.55°
  • May 65.3°
  • June 75.84°
  • July 80.02°
  • August 78.66°
  • September 68.98°
  • October 57.6°
  • November 48.72°
  • December 37.67°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Benton County, AR

Earthquakes
Benton County, AR has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Benton County, AR has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Benton County, AR has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Benton County, AR has a very high risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Benton County, AR: $58,770

Unemployment

Unemployment in Benton County is 2.9%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 3.5% and 8.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 37.33%
White Collar - 62.67%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Asa Hutchinson
  • Sen. John Boozman
  • Sen. Tom Cotton

Neighborhood Info

177 FCC Towers view all

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