Benson Johnston County, North Carolina
Benson: Town in North Carolina, United States
Benson is a town located in the county of Johnston in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,311 and a population density of 458 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,024 inhabitants.
The town was created 147 years ago in 1873.
Benson is located at 35°22'56"N 78°32'55"W (35.3821100, -78.5486200).
Benson forecast: Sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. more
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Official website of Benson
Benson Quick Facts
|Population :||4,024 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||North Carolina (United States)|
|County :||Johnston County|
|Postal code :||27504|
|Phone Area Codes :||919|
|Area :||7.22 km2|
|Altitude :||243 feet / 74, 74 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1874 (147 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/New_York|
|Local time :||12:45:15 (24th October 2021)|
|Density :||557 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||17.72% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||81℉ Sunny 7-days weather|
The population of Benson increased by 17.72% in 10 years.
Local Places in Benson
1 The Town of Benson
Address: 303 E Church St, Benson, NC 27504 ➦ Show Map
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People born in Benson (6)
Schools in Benson
College & universities near Benson, NC
|198677||Heritage Bible College||Dunn (NC)||28334|
Amtrak & bus stations near Benson, NC
|SSM||Selma–Smithfield||500 East Railroad Street||RAIL|
|RGH||Raleigh Union Station||320 West Cabarrus Street||RAIL|
|NSF||North Carolina State Fair station||1025 Blue Ridge Blvd.||RAIL|
|FAY||Fayetteville||472 Hay Street||RAIL|
|CYN||Cary||211 North Academy Street||RAIL|
Post offices near Benson
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Benson Post Office||Benson (NC)||27504|
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Other cities in Johnston County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Johnston County , NC.
|Clayton||26,458||Town in North Carolina|
|Smithfield||13,333||County seat of Johnston County, North Carolina|
|Selma||7,323||Town of the United States|
|Archer Lodge||5,322||City in North Carolina, United States of America|
|Four Oaks||2,387||Town of the United States|
|Wilsons Mills||2,277||Park in the United States of America|
|Pine Level||1,861||City in Johnston County, North Carolina, United States of America|
|Kenly||1,624||Town of the United States|
|Princeton||1,425||Town in Johnston County, North Carolina, United States|
|Micro||553||Town of the United States|
Distance to Other Cities
Benson distances to largest North Carolina cities