Benton is a city located in Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 2,131, it is the 112th largest city in Louisiana and the 7360th largest city in the United States. Benton is currently growing at a rate of 1.04% annually and its population has increased by 9.39% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,948 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Benton has a population density of 986 people per square mile.
The average household income in Benton is $64,060 with a poverty rate of 28.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $704 per month, and the median house value is $129,000. The median age in Benton is 30.4 years, 28 years for males, and 34.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.9 males.