In 2017, Benton County, MO had a population of 18.9k people with a median age of 53.2 and a median household income of $35,097. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Benton County, MO grew from 18,825 to 18,918, a 0.494% increase and its median household income grew from $33,428 to $35,097, a 4.99% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Benton County, MO are White (Non-Hispanic) (95.3%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.9%), White (Hispanic) (1.45%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (0.386%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.354%). N/A% of the people in Benton County, MO speak a non-English language, and 99.7% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Benton County, MO is $114,600, and the homeownership rate is 81.4%. Most people in Benton County, MO commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 25.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Benton County, MO is 2 cars per household.