Benton Scott County, Missouri

Benton: City in Missouri

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Location of Benton on Missouri map.

About

Benton is a city located in the county of Scott in the U.S. state of Missouri. Its population at the 2010 census was 863 and a population density of 523 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 880 inhabitants.

The city was created 161 years ago in 1859.

Scott County Missouri Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Benton Highlighted locator map image
Scott County Missouri Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Benton Highlighted
Scott County Missouri Incorporated and Unincorporated areas Benton Highlighted locator map image

Geography

Benton is located at 37°5'52"N 89°33'45"W (37.0978300, -89.5625800).

Benton map

Weather

Benton forecast: Sunny, with a high near 72. South southwest wind 2 to 8 mph. more

Benton Quick Facts

Population : 880 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Missouri (United States)
County : Scott County
Different from : Benton County
Postal code : 63736
Phone Area Codes : 573
Area : 1.65 km2
Altitude : 436 feet / 133 meters
Capital city : Benton is capital of Scott County
Establishment : January 01, 1860 (161 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:13:53 (18th October 2021)
Density : 533 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.93% (2010-2020)
Weather : 72℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Benton increased by 1.93% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 863 - census
2011 866 0.35% estimation process
2012 865 -0.12% estimation process
2013 864 -0.12% estimation process
2014 857 -0.82% estimation process
2015 860 0.35% estimation process
2016 857 -0.35% estimation process
2017 855 -0.23% estimation process
2018 857 0.23% estimation process
2019 876 2.17% estimation process
2020 880 0.45% estimation process

Benton zip code is 63736. County name: Scott, County fips: 29201

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People born in Benton (2)

People born in Benton, including politician Charles B. Moores, businessman Harold Gavin Leedy, you can see a list of people who born in Benton.

Schools in Benton

College & universities near Benton, MO

Code Name City ZIP
176798 Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center Cape Girardeau (MO) 63703-7511

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Benton, MO

Code Name Address Type
VNA Vienna, IL 504 West Vine Street BUS
CDL Carbondale station 401 South Illinois St. RAIL
PBF Poplar Bluff 400 South Main St. RAIL
FTN Fulton 21 Newton Rd. RAIL
PAD Paducah, KY 2719 Irvin Cobb Avenue BUS

Post offices near Benton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Benton Post Office Benton (MO) 63736

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  • Benton , Minnesota City in Carver County, Minnesota, United States with a population of 824 people.
  • Benton , Pennsylvania borough in northern Columbia County, Pennsylvania with a population of 805 people.
  • Benton , Wisconsin village in Lafayette County, Wisconsin, United States with a population of 489 people.
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Other cities in Scott County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Scott County , MO.

City Name Population Title
Sikeston 15,968 City in Scott County, Missouri, United States
Scott City 4,468 City in Scott County, Kansas, United States of America
Chaffee 2,901 City in Scott County, Missouri, United States
Oran 1,211 City in Missouri, USA
Miner 939 Human settlement in Missouri, United States of America
Morley 682 City in Missouri
Kelso 589 City in Scott County, Missouri, United States of America
Sargent 364 City in Missouri, United States of America
Vanduser 261 Human settlement in Scott County, Missouri, United States of America
Haywood City 199 City in Scott County, Missouri, United States of America
Diehlstadt 152 City in Scott County, Missouri, United States of America
Commerce 66 Village in Missouri, United States