Benton County is a county in the U.S. state of Arkansas, AR with an estimated population of 272,608 as of July 1, 2018 and is thus ranked 46 in the United States.
In contrast to the 2010 census, the population of Benton County was still 221,351. This means that the 2018 population percent change from 2010 population of Benton County has risen by 23.2%.
Benton County is formed in 1836 and covers an total area of 883.91 square miles. This area is divided into 847.36 square miles land area and 36.55 square miles water area. Density per square kilometre of land area are 261.2 of population in 109.9 housing units.
There were 93,084 housing units in the whole of Benton County for the 2010 census with 82.087 total households, 59.471 of them family households. At the 1990 census, the population of Benton County was still 97,530. 2011 population percent change from 1990 population of Benton County was still 127,02 %, or expressed in detail 123.840 inhabitants. 2017 ACS Population - High School Diploma or more as a percent of 2017 ACS Population - Population 25 and over was 87.5% (percent) and is ranked number 1583 of all counties in the United States.
Labor Force 2018 in Benton County was 134,404 and is ranked number 260, with a Unemployment Rate 2018 of 2.9 % (percent), which is ranked on number 2532 of all counties in the United States. Median Household Income 2017 was $64,728 (percent), which is ranked on number 382 of all counties in the United States. To the area of Benton County also includes Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR-MO Metropolitan Statistical Area.