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Benham, KY Real Estate

Benham, Kentucky is located in Harlan County. Nearby cities and towns include Lynch, Cumberland, Keokee, Appalachia, Blackey, Big Stone Gap, St. Charles, Whitesburg, Dryden, Kenvir, Pennington Gap, Evarts, Mayking, Millstone, Vicco, Norton, Duffield, Cawood, Jeff, Payne Gap, Wise, Fleming-Neon, Jonesville, Diablock, Harlan, Pound, Clinchport, Loyall, McRoberts, Hazard, and Jenkins. Benham is a rural community with a population of 484. The median household income is $33,499. In Benham, 56% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 33% of the households. Half the population of Benham commutes 18 minutes or less to work, with 72% of residents holding white collar jobs and 28% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Benham, KY is 64 years, with 69% of those homes owned, 20% rented, and 10% not occupied.

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Benham, KY Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Benham, KY
  • 44% Single
  • 56% Married
  • 49% Single
  • 51% Married

Male VS. Female

Benham, KY
  • 52% Female
  • 48% Male
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Benham, KY

  • 43
  • 39
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  • Kentucky

Average Age of Homes in Benham, KY

  • 64
  • 27
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  • Kentucky

Vacant Homes in Benham, KY

  • 10%
  • 9%
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  • Kentucky

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $70,827
  • $56,903
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  • Kentucky

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Benham, KY
  • 69% Owned
  • 20% Rented
  • 61% Owned
  • 30% Rented