Benton City, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 1,022 housing units in Benton City. This represents a 49.9% growth from 682 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 1,022 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Benton City is about 79.3%. Benton City's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 14.8%. Average household size is 2.91 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Benton City were built after 1975.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type5.80%
One Bedroom12.30%
Two Bedrooms21.60%
Three Bedrooms52.30%
Four Bedrooms7.50%
Five Bedrooms or more0.50%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.82
Median year structure was built1976
Median Value of occupied units$85,300
Median Price asked for vacant units$70,800

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size3.26
Median year structure was built1971
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$404

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage13%
Home Equity Loan3.10%
Simple Mortgage55.30%
Debt Free28.60%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18%