Benton is a city located in Missouri. With a 2020 population of 855, it is the 369th largest city in Missouri and the 10975th largest city in the United States. Benton is currently declining at a rate of -0.12% annually and its population has decreased by -0.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 863 in 2010. Benton reached it's highest population of 870 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Benton has a population density of 1,345 people per square mile.
The average household income in Benton is $70,732 with a poverty rate of 17.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $544 per month, and the median house value is $184,700. The median age in Benton is 37.5 years, 36.9 years for males, and 39 years for females. For every 100 females there are 117.4 males.