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Best Places To Live In Benton, KY

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  • Benton, KY
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 4,483
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score74
  • Murray, KY
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 18,726
  • I lived here for 3 years while attending MSU and I had to transfer because it was unlivable. I'm from another small town in KY but Murray is like another planet. Nothing to do, nowhere to shop, no
74
  • Reidland, KY
  • 14.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,388
73
  • Massac, KY
  • 22 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,299
72
  • Ledbetter, KY
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,904
72
  • Hendron, KY
  • 20.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,155
72
  • Symsonia, KY
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 473
70
  • Eddyville, KY
  • 22.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,591
70
  • Calvert City, KY
  • 11.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,544
70
  • Kuttawa, KY
  • 19.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 699
69
  • Grand Rivers, KY
  • 12.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 332
68
  • Farmington, KY
  • 15.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 127
67
  • Sedalia, KY
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 193
67
  • Farley, KY
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 4,617
65
  • Paducah, KY
  • 20.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 25,010
64
  • Mayfield, KY
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 10,078
  • I do not advise any person or business to live or start a business in the city limits of Mayfield, Kentucky. The City of Mayfield's Code Enforcement Department is crazy. Here is just a small sample of
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  • Dexter, KY
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 463
62
  • Hardin, KY
  • 6.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 600
62
  • Smithland, KY
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 305
60
  • Hickory, KY
  • 16.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 178
60
  • Pryorsburg, KY
  • 22.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 208
58
  • Gilbertsville, KY
  • 12.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 248
54
  • Brookport, IL
  • 24 miles away (City)
  • Population: 892

Listed above are the best places to live in Benton, KY for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Benton, KY, followed by the best places to live near Benton, KY, sorted by Livability Score.

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