Benton is a city located in Bossier Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 2,087, it is the 112th largest city in Louisiana and the 7455th largest city in the United States . Benton is currently growing at a rate of 0.19% annually and its population has increased by 7.14% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,948 in 2010. Benton reached it's highest population of 2,087 in 2021. Spanning over 2 miles, Benton has a population density of 966 people per square mile.
The average household income in Benton is $73,519 with a poverty rate of 17.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $698 per month, and the median house value is $146,500. The median age in Benton is 39.3 years, 34.2 years for males, and 43 years for females.