Benton, PA Real Estate
Benton, Pennsylvania is located in Columbia County. Nearby cities and towns include Stillwater, Waller, Rohrsburg, New Columbus, Jonestown, Jamison City, Orangeville, Iola, Millville, Eyers Grove, Lightstreet, Foundryville, Briar Creek, Berwick, Lime Ridge, Mifflinville, East Berwick, Shickshinny, Almedia, Jerseytown, Espy, Mocanaqua, Nescopeck, Buckhorn, Bloomsburg, Fernville, Mainville, Glen Lyon, Rupert, Laporte, Pikes Creek, Silkworth, Catawissa, Picture Rocks, Hughesville, Eagles Mere, Wanamie, Washingtonville, Sheatown, West Nanticoke, Danville, Nanticoke, Slabtown, Muncy, Turbotville, Nuremberg, Nuangola, Harveys Lake, Weston, Numidia, Riverside, Conyngham, Chase, Warrior Run, Dushore, Plymouth, Noxen, Dallas, Forksville, Sugar Notch, Larksville, McEwensville, Elysburg, Oneida, Shavertown, Ringtown, Sheppton, and West Hazleton. Benton is a rural community with a population of 833. The median household income is $33,533. In Benton, 50% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 28% of the households. Half the population of Benton commutes 27 minutes or less to work, with 68% of residents holding white collar jobs and 32% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Benton, PA is 68 years, with 50% of those homes owned, 38% rented, and 12% not occupied. In the previous year, 4 Benton properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Benton in the previous year was $87,750.