Benton Harbor is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 9,742, it is the 94th largest city in Michigan and the 3156th largest city in the United States. Benton Harbor is currently declining at a rate of -0.43% annually and its population has decreased by -2.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,038 in 2010. Benton Harbor reached it's highest population of 19,136 in 1960. Spanning over 5 miles, Benton Harbor has a population density of 2,224 people per square mile.
The average household income in Benton Harbor is $30,060 with a poverty rate of 46.86%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $653 per month, and the median house value is $66,100. The median age in Benton Harbor is 32.9 years, 31.6 years for males, and 34.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.6 males.