Population density (sq mi)1196591
Median age56.737.137.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1829%42%43%
Speak English85%73%79%
Speak Spanish15%20%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Benson is 84% higher than Arizona
  • The median age in Benson is 53% higher than Arizona
  • In Benson 90.91% of the population is White
  • In Benson 0.84% of the population is Black
  • In Benson 0.20% of the population is Asian

Compare Benson, AZ Demographics


      Benson population breakdown by race

      American Indian3.16%4.41%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.19%0.18%
      Mixed race1.05%3.31%3.06%
      Other race3.84%6.97%4.75%
      In Benson, 24.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Benson age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Benson, AZ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).