Header
Bookmark and Share

Benton County, Arkansas Housing Analysis


Narrow Your Investigation To Make Informed Decisions?

All | Demographics | Education | Geography | Economic | Housing | Government | Taxes | Weather | Crime

Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Benton County, Arkansas, 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 By Tenure
(Benton County, Arkansas)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 39,492

Renter-occupied housing units : 11,271

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,311

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,437

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,693

Renter-occupied housing units : 4,133

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 10,877

Renter-occupied housing units : 10,475


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Benton County, Arkansas)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 6,700

Householder 35 to 44 years : 9,757

Householder 45 to 54 years : 9,356

Householder 55 to 59 years : 3,458

Householder 60 to 64 years : 3,483

Householder 65 to 74 years : 4,306

Householder 75 years and over : 1,270

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 768

Householder 35 to 44 years : 924

Householder 45 to 54 years : 2,220

Householder 55 to 59 years : 1,660

Householder 60 to 64 years : 2,256

Householder 65 to 74 years : 4,227

Householder 75 years and over : 4,988


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Benton County, Arkansas)

Less than 10.0 percent : 1,837

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 3,278

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 4,659

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 2,840

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 2,613

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 2,741

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 1,040

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 1,878

50.0 percent or more : 3,922

Not computed : 2,508


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Benton County, Arkansas)

Built 2010 or later : $275,000

Built 2000 to 2009 : $196,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $144,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $126,900

Built 1970 to 1979 : $113,800

Built 1960 to 1969 : $99,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $84,100

Built 1940 to 1949 : $83,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $109,300


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Benton County, Arkansas: 72.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Arkansas: 67.6%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Benton County, Arkansas

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

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 875 875 $95,421,304
  Two Family 7 14 $578,640
  Three and Four Family 10 38 $2,386,088
  Five or More Family 5 84 $3,220,000
  Total

897 1,011 $101,606,032
2000        
  Single Family 943 943 $108,848,135
  Two Family 8 16 $1,016,640
  Three and Four Family 13 49 $1,883,000
  Five or More Family 1 11 $1,100,000
  Total

965 1,019 $112,847,775
2001        
  Single Family 1,447 1,447 $182,665,711
  Two Family 18 36 $2,823,124
  Three and Four Family 4 16 $792,000
  Five or More Family 66 674 $27,957,901
  Total

1,535 2,173 $214,238,736
2002        
  Single Family 1,370 1,370 $188,237,789
  Two Family 16 32 $2,740,696
  Three and Four Family 50 199 $11,512,000
  Five or More Family 32 333 $11,849,000
  Total

1,468 1,934 $214,339,485
2003        
  Single Family 1,519 1,519 $212,215,443
  Two Family 23 46 $3,089,721
  Three and Four Family 9 31 $1,475,000
  Five or More Family 29 251 $17,963,098
  Total

1,580 1,847 $234,743,262
2004        
  Single Family 1,982 1,982 $301,833,937
  Two Family 56 112 $9,346,328
  Three and Four Family 12 46 $2,547,576
  Five or More Family 68 707 $22,526,097
  Total

2,118 2,847 $336,253,938
2005        
  Single Family 3,306 3,306 $463,935,988
  Two Family 30 60 $5,219,356
  Three and Four Family 11 43 $4,733,866
  Five or More Family 48 746 $55,206,270
  Total

3,395 4,155 $529,095,480
2006        
  Single Family 2,452 2,452 $345,151,242
  Two Family 139 278 $33,176,864
  Three and Four Family 26 97 $9,326,693
  Five or More Family 68 706 $43,961,840
  Total

2,685 3,533 $431,616,639


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Benton County, AR): $40,281
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arkansas): $32,182


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Benton County): $92,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arkansas): $67,400


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Benton County, Arkansas

Utility Gas: 52.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 14.9%
Electricity: 28.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.1%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.1%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Benton County, Arkansas

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 2.23%
  • Juvenile facilities : 1.65%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 38.23%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 42.7%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 15.19%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Benton County): $528
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arkansas): $453
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Benton County): $635


(updated 2010)



Back to Top

Do you want to research benton county, arkansas? If you are considering a move, want to view where your friends live,
or just discovering a new place to travel, our data will interest you!

Use any data on this web site at your own risk. citymelt.com does not warrant or certify the correctness of data.