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Demographics Analysis

The people of Benton City City, Washington give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Benton City City, Washington)

Male:

Under 5 years : 94

5 to 9 years : 107

10 to 14 years : 60

15 to 17 years : 61

18 and 19 years : 7

20 years : 48

21 years : 30

22 to 24 years : 51

25 to 29 years : 57

30 to 34 years : 138

35 to 39 years : 28

40 to 44 years : 134

45 to 49 years : 126

50 to 54 years : 139

55 to 59 years : 73

60 and 61 years : 45

62 to 64 years : 39

65 and 66 years : 20

67 to 69 years : 33

70 to 74 years : 17

75 to 79 years : 8

80 to 84 years : 16

85 years and over : 39

Female:

Under 5 years : 99

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 96

15 to 17 years : 104

18 and 19 years : 51

20 years : 66

21 years : 39

22 to 24 years : 61

25 to 29 years : 59

30 to 34 years : 9

35 to 39 years : 90

40 to 44 years : 142

45 to 49 years : 146

50 to 54 years : 117

55 to 59 years : 127

60 and 61 years : 82

62 to 64 years : 59

65 and 66 years : 13

67 to 69 years : 13

70 to 74 years : 37

75 to 79 years : 88

80 to 84 years : 67

85 years and over : 16


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Benton City City, Washington)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,796

Multiple ancestry : 847

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 71

Ancestry not reported : 237


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Benton City City, Washington)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,593

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 27

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 31

Not a U.S. citizen : 300


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Benton City City, Washington)

Total:

Under 5 years : 193

5 to 17 years : 428

18 to 24 years : 353

25 to 34 years : 263

35 to 44 years : 394

45 to 54 years : 528

55 to 59 years : 200

60 and 61 years : 127

62 to 64 years : 98

65 to 74 years : 133

75 years and over : 234

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 169

5 to 17 years : 200

18 to 24 years : 206

25 to 34 years : 112

35 to 44 years : 188

45 to 54 years : 204

55 to 59 years : 92

60 and 61 years : 54

62 to 64 years : 29

65 to 74 years : 41

75 years and over : 51

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 24

5 to 17 years : 206

18 to 24 years : 74

25 to 34 years : 125

35 to 44 years : 103

45 to 54 years : 291

55 to 59 years : 108

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 59

65 to 74 years : 68

75 years and over : 152

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 27

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 22

18 to 24 years : 73

25 to 34 years : 26

35 to 44 years : 103

45 to 54 years : 33

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 24

75 years and over : 31


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Benton City City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 651

Female : 695

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 595

Female : 652

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 27

Foreign born:

Male : 124

Female : 207


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Benton City City, Washington)

Born in state of residence : 1,163

Born in other state in the United States : 1,080

Native: born outside the United States : 27

Foreign born : 76


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Benton City City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 363

Now married, except separated : 521

Divorced : 132

Separated : 6

Widowed : 33

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 208

Now married, except separated : 558

Divorced : 179

Separated : 18

Widowed : 141

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 27

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 121

Now married, except separated : 113

Divorced : 5

Separated : 29

Widowed : 41


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Benton City City, Washington)

Speak only English : 2,265

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 158

Speak English less than "very well" : 270

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Laotian:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 36

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Benton City City, Washington

  • Other Groups: 594   (22.3%)
  • German: 428   (16.0%)
  • Irish: 367   (13.8%)
  • English: 313   (11.7%)
  • United States Or American: 249   (9.3%)
  • Swedish: 116   (4.3%)
  • Norwegian: 97   (3.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 70   (2.6%)
  • Italian: 64   (2.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 60   (2.2%)
  • Scottish: 44   (1.6%)
  • Polish: 34   (1.3%)
  • Danish: 31   (1.2%)
  • European: 27   (1.0%)
  • Dutch: 22   (0.8%)
  • Canadian: 21   (0.8%)
  • French Canadian: 19   (0.7%)
  • Scandinavian: 17   (0.6%)
  • Greek: 16   (0.6%)
  • Portuguese: 14   (0.5%)
  • Yugoslavian: 12   (0.4%)
  • British: 10   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 9   (0.3%)
  • Welsh: 7   (0.3%)
  • Belgian: 7   (0.3%)
  • Subsaharan African: 6   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Benton City City, Washington is 2,951



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Benton City City, Washington: 1,370
Female Population in Benton City City, Washington: 1,581


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Benton City City, Washington: 40.4
Median Female Resident Age in Benton City City, Washington: 44.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Washington is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Benton City City, Washington


White


Both sexes

36.1

Male

35.1

Female

37.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

36.5

Male

36.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

37.5

Male

45.0

Female

37.5

Asian


Both sexes

47.8

Male

33.0

Female

53.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

53.5

Male

56.0

Female

50.5

Other


Both sexes

20.2

Male

20.5

Female

19.9

Two or More Races


Both sexes

20.0

Male

14.0

Female

26.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.1

Male

19.9

Female

20.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

39.2

Male

38.4

Female

40.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Benton City City, Washington


  • White: 2,346
  • African American: 12
  • American Indian: 0
  • Asian: 50
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 17
  • Some Other Race: 421
  • Two or More Races: 105



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Benton City City, Washington citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Benton City City, Washington

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.54%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 15   (2.04%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 27   (3.68%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 18   (2.45%)
  • 9th Grade: 15   (2.04%)
  • 10th Grade: 44   (5.99%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (1.63%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 19   (2.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 264   (35.97%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 81   (11.04%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 103   (14.03%)
  • Associate Degree: 57   (7.77%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 54   (7.36%)
  • Master's Degree: 18   (2.45%)
  • Professional School Degree: 3   (0.41%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 18   (2.42%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (0.94%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 18   (2.42%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 19   (2.56%)
  • 9th Grade: 30   (4.04%)
  • 10th Grade: 16   (2.15%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (4.31%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 23   (3.1%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 207   (27.86%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 96   (12.92%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 103   (13.86%)
  • Associate Degree: 89   (11.98%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 63   (8.48%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (2.02%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (0.94%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Benton City City, Washington

  • Kiona-benton Sch Dist 52


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1107 Grace, Benton City, WA 99320, Phone: (509) 588-3717, Students: 1,589 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Benton City City, Washington

  • Kiona-benton City Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 1107 Grace Avenue, Benton City, WA 99320, Phone: (509) 588-3217, Students: 678 )

  • Kiona-benton City Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1107 Grace Avenue, Benton City, WA 99320, Phone: (509) 588-4886, Students: 393 )

  • Kiona-benton Intermediate


    ( Location: 1107 Grace Aveune, Benton City, WA 99320, Phone: (509) 588-4302, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Benton City City, Washington

  • Kiona-benton City High


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1107 Grace Avenue, Benton City, WA 99320, Phone: (509) 588-3310, Students: 518 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Benton City City, Washington

  • Benton City Branch Library


    810 Horne Road, Benton City, WA 99320

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Benton City City, Washington affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Benton City City, Washington.

Area Features of Benton City City, Washington


Building


(1) Benton County Fire District 2   (2) Benton County Fire Protection District 5 Station 520   (3) Benton County Fire Protection District 5 Station 530   (4) Prosser Fire District 3 Station 320  

Canal


(1) Chandler Canal   (2) Kennewick Main Canal   (3) Kiona Canal  

Cemetery


(1) Evergreen Cemetery  

Civil


(1) Benton City Division   (2) Benton County   (3) City Of Benton City  

Island


(1) Songbird Island   (2) The Island  

Lake


(1) Badlands Lakes  

Locale


(1) Biggam   (2) Chandler   (3) Chandler Power And Pumping Plant   (4) Davis Ranch   (5) Hodges Ranch   (6) The Badlands  

Park


(1) Rattlesnake Slope State Wildlife Recreation Area  

Populated Place


(1) Benton City   (2) Chaffee   (3) Gibbon   (4) Kiona   (5) Whitstran  

School


(1) Kiona-benton City Elementary School  

Spring


(1) Katie Fleck Spring  

Stream


(1) Corral Creek   (2) Snipes Creek   (3) Spring Creek  

Summit


(1) Chandler Butte   (2) Goose Hill  

Valley


(1) Corral Canyon   (2) Crow Canyon   (3) Webber Canyon  

Well


(1) Orcutt Well  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Benton City City, Washington

99320 (pop. 8,286)


Cities Nearby Benton City City, Washington

Benton City Ccd, WA  (pop. 5,563) 3.3 Miles
West Richland City, WA  (pop. 10,572) 6.6 Miles
Richland City, WA  (pop. 51,430) 9.9 Miles
Northwest Benton Ccd, WA  (pop. 12,455) 12.8 Miles
Richland-kennewick Ccd, WA  (pop. 142,313) 12.8 Miles
Prosser City, WA  (pop. 5,138) 13.9 Miles
West Pasco Cdp, WA  (pop. 3,621) 14.6 Miles
Kennewick City, WA  (pop. 76,115) 16.3 Miles
Pasco Ccd, WA  (pop. 49,071) 17.9 Miles
Pasco City, WA  (pop. 66,289) 18.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Benton City City, Washington

509



Elevation in Benton City City, Washington is 535.0 ft. (163.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Benton City City, Washington

Lat: 46.267872 N        Long: -119.488230 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Benton City City, Washington need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Washington

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.39 4.15 2.39 3.13 0.00 3.40
  Total Electric Industry 4.39 4.15 2.39 3.13 0.00 3.40
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.36 4.19 2.29 3.21 0.00 3.37
  Total Electric Industry 4.36 4.19 2.29 3.21 0.00 3.37
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.46 4.31 2.24 3.34 0.00 3.43
  Total Electric Industry 4.46 4.31 2.24 3.34 0.00 3.43
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.60 4.50 2.40 3.53 0.00 3.65
  Total Electric Industry 4.60 4.50 2.40 3.53 0.00 3.65
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.97 4.72 2.79 3.83 0.00 4.02
  Total Electric Industry 4.97 4.72 2.79 3.83 0.00 4.02
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.97 4.82 2.96 3.75 0.00 4.10
  Total Electric Industry 4.97 4.82 2.96 3.75 0.00 4.10
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.03 4.88 2.85 3.84 0.00 4.19
  Total Electric Industry 5.03 4.88 2.85 3.84 0.00 4.19
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.95 4.79 2.59 4.06 0.00 4.04
  Total Electric Industry 4.95 4.79 2.59 4.06 0.00 4.04
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.03 4.81 2.64 3.61 0.00 4.03
  Total Electric Industry 5.03 4.81 2.64 3.61 0.00 4.03
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 2.23 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 5.10 4.86 2.70 3.66 0.00 4.10
  Total Electric Industry 5.10 4.86 2.65 3.66 0.00 4.01
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 2.19 0.00 0.00 2.19
  Full-Service Providers 5.13 4.86 3.42 3.65 0.00 4.41
  Total Electric Industry 5.13 4.86 3.30 3.65 0.00 4.33
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.00 3.66 0.00 0.00 3.66
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 6.17 0.00 0.00 6.17
  Full-Service Providers 5.70 5.45 4.43 4.69 0.00 5.27
  Total Electric Industry 5.70 5.45 4.75 4.69 0.00 5.34
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.00 3.54 0.00 0.00 3.54
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 10.07 0.00 0.00 10.07
  Full-Service Providers 6.29 6.11 4.23 4.94 0.00 5.77
  Total Electric Industry 6.29 6.11 4.88 4.94 0.00 5.88
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.01 0.56 0.00 0.00 0.57
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 8.47 8.47 0.00 0.00 8.47
  Full-Service Providers 6.31 6.06 4.25 0.00 6.45 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 6.31 6.07 4.76 0.00 6.45 5.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.00 0.37 0.00 0.00 0.37
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 1,600.00 4.27 0.00 0.00 4.28
  Full-Service Providers 6.37 6.17 4.28 0.00 6.44 5.80
  Total Electric Industry 6.37 6.17 4.28 0.00 6.44 5.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.89 0.43 0.00 0.00 0.44
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.03 5.21 0.00 0.00 5.17
  Full-Service Providers 6.54 6.33 4.13 0.00 6.44 5.87
  Total Electric Industry 6.54 6.33 4.27 0.00 6.44 5.87
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.93 0.54 0.00 0.00 0.55
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.14 5.66 0.00 0.00 5.62
  Full-Service Providers 6.82 6.64 4.26 0.00 5.93 6.14
  Total Electric Industry 6.82 6.63 4.44 0.00 5.93 6.14

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Benton City City, Washington

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 51   (5.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 37   (3.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 76   (8.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 149   (15.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 91   (9.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 72   (7.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 120   (12.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 89   (9.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 15   (1.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 30   (3.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 23   (2.4%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 9   (0.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 104   (10.9%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 84   (8.8%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Benton City City, Washington)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,026

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 201

In 3-person carpool : 15

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 17

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 16

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 23


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Benton City City, Washington)

Less than 5 minutes : 69

5 to 9 minutes : 94

10 to 14 minutes : 22

15 to 19 minutes : 163

20 to 24 minutes : 324

25 to 29 minutes : 154

30 to 34 minutes : 207

35 to 39 minutes : 65

40 to 44 minutes : 29

45 to 59 minutes : 58

60 to 89 minutes : 83

90 or more minutes : 7


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Benton City City, Washington)

With Social Security income : 412

No Social Security income : 803


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Benton City City, Washington)

With retirement income : 274

No retirement income : 941


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Benton City City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 66

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 54

$20,000 to $24,999 : 43

$25,000 to $29,999 : 26

$30,000 to $34,999 : 24

$35,000 to $39,999 : 22

$40,000 to $44,999 : 54

$45,000 to $49,999 : 80

$50,000 to $59,999 : 52

$60,000 to $74,999 : 100

$75,000 to $99,999 : 145

$100,000 to $124,999 : 56

$125,000 to $149,999 : 29

$150,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Benton City City, Washington)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $50,898


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Benton City City, Washington

  • NEW (1040 AM; 1.0 kW; Grandview, WA; Owner: -)
  • KDYM (1230 AM; 0.7 kW; Sunnyside, WA; Owner: Bustos Media Of Eastern Washington License, Llc)
  • KZXR (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Grandview, WA; Owner: Mbprosser Licensee Llc)
  • KTCR (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Kennewick, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)
  • KUJ (1420 AM; 10.0 kW; Pasco, WA; Owner: Alexandra Communications, Inc.)
  • KVAN (1560 AM; 10.0 kW; Burbank, WA; Owner: Compadres, Llc)
  • NEW (1600 AM; 44.0 kW; Richland, WA; Owner: Rams Iii)
  • KONA (610 AM; 5.0 kW; Burbank, WA; Owner: Ccr-tri Cities Iv, Llc)
  • KFLD (870 AM; 10.0 kW; Pasco, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Tri-cities License, Llc)
  • KALE (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Kennewick, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Benton City City, Washington

  • KGDN (101.3 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: West Pasco Fine Arts Radio)
  • KLES (101.7 FM; Grandview, WA; Owner: Mbprosser Licensee Llc)
  • KORD-FM (102.7 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Tri-cities License, Llc)
  • KONA-FM (105.3 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Ccr-tri Cities Iv, Llc)
  • KEGX (106.5 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)
  • KAYB (88.1 FM; Sunnyside, WA; Owner: American Family Association)
  • KTCV (88.1 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Kennewick School District No. 17)
  • KFAE-FM (89.1 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Washington State University)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Grandview, WA; Owner: Pacific Northwest Tejano Music Association)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Grandview, WA; Owner: Riverview Baptist Christian Schools)
  • KOLU (90.1 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Riverview Baptist Christian Schools)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Prosser, WA; Owner: Fire Media Corporation)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Richland, WA; Owner: Iglesia Jesucristo Es Mi Refugio De Austin, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Prosser, WA; Owner: Northwest Communities Education Center)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Prosser, WA; Owner: Oremus Communication)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Benton City, WA; Owner: Prosser Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Prosser, WA; Owner: The Kboo Foundation)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Benton City, WA; Owner: Waymaker Ministries)
  • KBLD (91.7 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Csn International)
  • KGSG (93.7 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Gospel Music Broadcasting Corp.)
  • KIOK (94.9 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)
  • KMMG (96.7 FM; Richland, WA; Owner: Bustos Media Of Eastern Washington License, Llc)
  • KOLW (97.5 FM; Richland, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Tri-cities License, Llc)
  • KEYW (98.3 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Tri-cities License, Llc)
  • KUJ-FM (99.1 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Benton City City, Washington

  • KEPR-TV (Channel 19; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Fisher Broadcasting - Washington Tv, L.l.c.)
  • KNDU (Channel 25; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Khq, Incorporated)
  • KTNW (Channel 31; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Washington State University)
  • KVEW (Channel 42; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Apple Valley Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Benton City City, Washington

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 123  (22.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 72  (13.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 63  (11.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 15  (2.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 130  (24.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 138  (28.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 110  (22.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 180  (36.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 12  (2.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 266 Farms In Benton City City, Washington


(updated 2008)



Banks In Benton City City, Washington

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $384.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Benton City City, Washington

  • Richland Airport


    (about 9.2 miles in Richland, Washington; Airport Code: RLD)

  • Vista Field


    (about 13.8 miles in Kennewick, Washington; Airport Code: ZXX)

  • Prosser Airport


    (about 15.1 miles in Grandview, Washington; Airport Code: RQE)

  • Tri Cities


    (about 17.8 miles in Pasco, Washington; Airport Code: PSC)

  • Hermiston Municipal


    (about 32.5 miles in Hermiston, Oregon; Airport Code: HES)

  • Othello Municipal


    (about 41.3 miles in Cunningham, Washington; Airport Code: FVH)

  • Connell City


    (about 41.4 miles in Connell, Washington; Airport Code: WQI)

  • Pendleton Municipal


    (about 50.3 miles in Cayuse, Oregon; Airport Code: PDT)

  • Eastern Oregon Regional at Pendleton


    (about 50.3 miles in Cayuse, Oregon; Airport Code: PDT)

  • Yakima Air Terminal/McAllister Field


    (about 54.1 miles in Yakima, Washington; Airport Code: YKM)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Benton City City, Washington

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

77.87%

Carpooled

13.26%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.80%

Walked

2.79%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

5.28%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Benton City City, Washington, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Benton City City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 564

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 36

Female householder, no husband present : 179

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 400

Householder not living alone : 36


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Benton City City, Washington)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 5

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 38

All other households : 1,172


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Benton City City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 523

Renter-occupied housing units : 41

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 9

Renter-occupied housing units : 27

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 76

Renter-occupied housing units : 103

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 355

Renter-occupied housing units : 81


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Benton City City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 122

$10,000 to $14,999 : 101

$15,000 to $19,999 : 69

$20,000 to $24,999 : 65

$25,000 to $29,999 : 72

$30,000 to $34,999 : 24

$35,000 to $39,999 : 57

$40,000 to $44,999 : 99

$45,000 to $49,999 : 120

$50,000 to $59,999 : 92

$60,000 to $74,999 : 127

$75,000 to $99,999 : 163

$100,000 to $124,999 : 56

$125,000 to $149,999 : 29

$150,000 to $199,999 : 19

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Benton City City, Washington)

Total : 1,348


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Benton City City, Washington)

Occupied : 1,215

Vacant : 133


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Benton City City, Washington)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Benton City City, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : 38

Built 2000 to 2004 : 140

Built 1990 to 1999 : 248

Built 1980 to 1989 : 39

Built 1970 to 1979 : 367

Built 1960 to 1969 : 92

Built 1950 to 1959 : 210

Built 1940 to 1949 : 143

Built 1939 or earlier : 71


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Benton City City, Washington)

Utility gas : 15

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 33

Electricity : 1,062

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 20

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 32

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 44

No fuel used : 9


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Benton City City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 71

$10,000 to $14,999 : 20

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 9

$25,000 to $29,999 : 28

$30,000 to $34,999 : 47

$35,000 to $39,999 : 20

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 19

$60,000 to $69,999 : 51

$70,000 to $79,999 : 28

$80,000 to $89,999 : 23

$90,000 to $99,999 : 90

$100,000 to $124,999 : 166

$125,000 to $149,999 : 167

$150,000 to $174,999 : 30

$175,000 to $199,999 : 112

$200,000 to $249,999 : 59

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 8

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 15

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Benton City City, Washington)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 47

Home equity loan only : 95

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 489

Housing units without a mortgage : 332


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Benton City City, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : $192,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $169,200

Built 1990 to 1999 : $115,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $91,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $105,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $104,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $105,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $76,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $227,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Benton City City, Washington: 68.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Washington: 64.4%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Benton City City, Washington

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 2 2 $178,800
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $178,800
2000        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2001        
  Single Family 30 30 $1,603,950
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

30 30 $1,603,950
2002        
  Single Family 20 20 $1,414,000
  Two Family 13 26 $1,272,750
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

33 46 $2,686,750
2003        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,087,390
  Two Family 14 28 $1,824,656
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

25 39 $2,912,046
2004        
  Single Family 19 19 $1,622,134
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $1,622,134
2005        
  Single Family 6 6 $830,711
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

6 6 $830,711
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Benton City City, WA): $33,636
Median Household Income In 2000 (Washington): $45,776


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Benton City City): $75,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Washington): $158,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Benton City City): $536
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington): $663


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Benton City City, Washington

Utility Gas: 0.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 6.1%
Electricity: 90.2%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.9%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Benton City City, Washington are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Benton City City, Washington

Tri-cities Home Health


     Address: 1766 Fowler, Suite B, Richland, Washington 99352
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Prosser Memorial Home Health


     Address: 1239 Meade Avenue, Prosser, Washington 99350
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 6/9/1995

Kennewick General Hosp Hh


     Address: 18 N Auburn, Kennewick, Washington 99336
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 4/10/1985

Tlc Home Health


     Address: 645 West Orchard Avenue, Hermiston, Oregon 97838
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 2/12/1986

St Anthony Home Care Services


     Address: 1601 Se Court Ave, Pendleton, Oregon 97801
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 8/15/1973

Hospitals Close To Benton City City, Washington

Kadlec Medical Center


     Address: 888 Swift Blvd, Richland, Washington 99352
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Prosser Memorial Hospital


     Address: 723 Memorial Street, Prosser, Washington 99350
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Kennewick General Hospital


     Address: 900 South Auburn Street, Kennewick, Washington 99336
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Lourdes Medical Center


     Address: 520 N Fourth Avenue, Pasco, Washington 99301
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Sunnyside Community Hospital


     Address: 1016 Tacoma Avenue, Sunnyside, Washington 98944
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Benton City City, Washington

Life Care Center Of Richland


     Address: 44 Goethals Drive, Richland, Washington 99352
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Richland Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1745 Pike Avenue, Richland, Washington 99352
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Canyon Lakes Restorative And R


     Address: 2702 South Ely, Kennewick, Washington 99337
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Prosser Memorial Hospital


     Address: 723 Memorial Street, Prosser, Washington 99350
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 30
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Life Care Center Of Kennewick


     Address: 1508 West Seventh Avenue, Kennewick, Washington 99336
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 98
     Percent Occupied: 72%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Benton City City, Washington

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 9 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Benton City City, Washington

    Retired Workers: 695
    Disabled Workers: 280
    Widowers Workers: 110
    Spouses Workers: 65
    Children Workers: 130


(updated 2007)



Benton County, Washington Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 32.22%
  • Bush & Cheney 66.31%
  • Other 1.48%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Benton City City, Washington citizens.

Relocation to Benton County, WA

8.09 % of Benton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $43,090

Washington Average 7.86 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,902

Washington Average 0.26 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Benton County, WA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Franklin County , WA 1.68 % ($34,415 AGI )
  • Yakima County , WA 0.67 % ($31,588 AGI )
  • King County , WA 0.40 % ($47,844 AGI )

Relocation away from Benton County, WA

8.56 % of Benton County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $43,365

Washington Average 7.07 %

0.09 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $52,769

Washington Average 0.16 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Benton County, WA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Franklin County , WA 2.28 % ($37,829 AGI )
  • King County , WA 0.52 % ($34,905 AGI )
  • Yakima County , WA 0.46 % ($32,261 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Washington

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Washington

6.50%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Benton City City, Washington is based on over 50 years of data.





















Storms In Benton City City, Washington

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
06/27/2001, 02:30 pm 0 0 $15K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Benton City City, Washington directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Washington

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
18,557 18,790 19,798 20,016 19,112 20,403 20,183 21,008 18,270 18,712


(updated 2014)



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