Benton, IL

Population: 7,148 livability score shield

Key findings

  • Benton has a Livability Score of 62/100, which is considered below average
  • Benton crime rates are 18% higher than the Illinois average
  • Cost of living in Benton is 16% lower than the Illinois average
  • Benton real estate prices are 61% lower than the Illinois average
  • Rental prices in Benton are 30% lower than the Illinois average

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      Top Rated Schools in Benton

      Name Grades Students Proficiency
      Benton Grade Sch K-4PK - 465436%
      Benton Grade Sch 5-85 - 850523%
      Benton Cons High School9 - 1254722%
      Echo Juvenile Detention Center9 - 1123n/a
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      Source: The Benton, IL data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).