Benton Grafton County, New Hampshire

Benton: City in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States of America

Benton locator map
Location of Benton on New Hampshire map.

About

Benton is a city located in the county of Grafton in the U.S. state of New Hampshire. Its population at the 2010 census was 364 and a population density of 8 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 378 inhabitants.

The city was created 257 years ago in 1763.

Carriage Road and Tip Top House  Mount Moosilauke  NH image
Carriage Road and Tip Top House Mount Moosilauke NH
Carriage Road and Tip Top House  Mount Moosilauke  NH image

Geography

Benton is located at 44°6'11"N 71°54'6"W (44.1031200, -71.9017500).

Benton map

Weather

Benton forecast: Patchy fog before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Cloudy, with a high near 65. South wind around 0 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. more

Benton Quick Facts

Population : 378 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : New Hampshire (United States)
County : Grafton County
Postal code : 03785
Phone Area Codes : 603
Area : 48.4 km2
Altitude : 1,273 feet / 388 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1764 (257 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 19:28:18 (15th October 2021)
Density : 8 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 3.7% (2010-2020)
Weather : 65℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Benton increased by 3.7% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 364 - census
2011 365 0.27% estimation process
2012 370 1.35% estimation process
2013 373 0.8% estimation process
2014 372 -0.27% estimation process
2015 370 -0.54% estimation process
2016 370 0% estimation process
2017 369 -0.27% estimation process
2018 366 -0.82% estimation process
2019 371 1.35% estimation process
2020 378 1.85% estimation process

Benton, Coventry

Schools in Benton

College & universities near Benton, NH

Code Name City ZIP
183080 Plymouth State University Plymouth (NH) 03264-1595

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near Benton, NH

Code Name Address Type
LNN Lincoln, New Hampshire Main and Franklin Sts. BUS
LTL Littleton, New Hampshire 336 Cottage St. BUS
PMO Plymouth, New Hampshire 83 Main St. BUS
NHN New Hampton, New Hampshire 325 Route 104 BUS
MPR Montpelier station Junction Rd and Short Rd RAIL

Post offices near Benton

Post Office Name City ZIP
Bath Post Office Bath (NH) 03740

Other places with the same name (18)

Other cities in Grafton County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Grafton County , NH. (more)

City Name Population Title
Lebanon 13,808 City in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States
Hanover 11,555 Town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States
Plymouth 6,916 Town in New Hampshire
Littleton 5,902 Town in New Hampshire, United States
Enfield 4,564 Town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States
Haverhill 4,555 Town in New Hampshire, United States
Canaan 3,917 Town in New Hamsphire
Bristol 3,156 Town in New Hampshire
Bethlehem 2,656 Town in New Hampshire
Thornton 2,553 Town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States
Holderness 2,131 Town in Grafton County, New Hampshire
Ashland 2,067 Town in New Hampshire
Lincoln 1,775 Town in New Hampshire, United States
Lyme 1,685 Town in New London County, Connecticut, United States
Alexandria 1,628 Town in Grafton County, New Hampshire
Lisbon 1,587 Town in New Hampshire, USA