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Where is Benton County, Washington?

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Benton County is a county equivalent area found in Washington, USA. The county government of Benton is found in the county seat of Prosser.

With a total 4,558.39 sq. km of land and water area, Benton County, Washington is the 382nd largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 186,486 people, Benton County has a total 71299 households earning 60485 on average per year.

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Benton County, Washington - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 53005
Area Codes 509
Time Zone PST
Major Cities Kennewick (population: 93,868), Richland (population: 50,308), West Richland (population: 13,854), Prosser (population: 13,507), Benton City (population: 9,580), Plymouth (population: 366), Paterson (population: 221)
Land Area 72,003 sq miles
Water Area 1,700 sq miles
Household Income $60,485
Housing Units 71,299
Median Home Value $176,700
High School Grads 89% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 29% of population
Retail Spending $13,309 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $238,019 per capita

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.