Benicia is located in west California. Benicia is part of Solano County. Benicia has 12.93 square miles of land area and 2.79 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Benicia population is 27,450, which has grown 2.18% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 12.39% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Benicia median household income is $89,094 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 31.76% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 29.47% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Benicia median house value is $424,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 54.41% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 75.60% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Benicia is much better than the state average in quality. The Benicia area code is 707.