Benton, KY Real Estate
According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,923 housing units in Benton.
This represents a 6.1% growth from 1,813 in 1990.
Of those housing units, 1,854 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 69 were located in what is classified as a rural area.
Homeownership rate in Benton is about 71.4%.
Benton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.7%.
Average household size is 2.18 people.
The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Benton were built after 1966.
|Housing Units by Size|
|Five Bedrooms or more||1.60%|
Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Median year structure was built||1966|
|Median Value of occupied units||$74,500|
|Median Price asked for vacant units||$63,500|
Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos
|Average Household Size||1.68|
|Median year structure was built||1967|
|Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units||$363|
Owners Finance Status
|Second Mortgage & Equity Loan||0%|
|Home Equity Loan||5.50%|
|Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs||15.1%|