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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Benson is $18,208, which is much lower than the state average of $29,535 and is much lower than the national average of $28,555. Benson median household income is $32,604. On average Benson residents spend 26.2 minutes per day commuting to work, which is higher than the state average of 22.0 minutes and is about the same as the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #109

Benson, VT
18,208 USD
Vermont
29,535 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Benson, VT
20,441 USD
Vermont
29,854 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Benson, VT
25,313 USD
Vermont
33,897 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Benson, VT
20,368 USD
Vermont
25,566 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #100
Benson, VT
32,604 USD
Vermont
54,447 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Benson, VT
41,564 USD
Vermont
70,524 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2006-2010, see rank
Benson, VT
-24.53%
Vermont
33.27%
U.S.
27.36%

*The Benson, VT median household income growth rate is since 2006-2010. The Vermont and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Benson, VTVermontU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income26.28%$3,128, see rank29.50%$14,98821.11%$16,919
Social Security Income37.96%$17,450, see rank32.13%$17,53429.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income1.46%$2,150, see rank4.45%$3,4922.82%$3,720
Retirement Income8.03%$17,355, see rank17.15%$20,66417.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Benson, VT
34,583 USD
Vermont
68,787 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Benson, VT
46,476 USD
Vermont
85,013 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Benson, VTVermontU.S.
White$32,604, see rank$54,661$56,900

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Benson, VTVermontU.S.
25 to 44$24,853, see rank$61,124$58,398
45 to 64$41,875, see rank$64,582$65,027
65 or over$17,344, see rank$36,952$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Benson, VTVermontU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over270, see rank517,411248,775,628
Male1127, 47.04%, see rank48.80%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:277, 60.63%, see rank70.52%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.16%0.73%
Male, Civilian277, 60.63%, see rank70.36%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed363, 81.82%, see rank93.28%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed314, 18.18%, see rank6.72%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force250, 39.37%, see rank29.48%30.72%
Female1143, 52.96%, see rank51.20%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:290, 62.94%, see rank63.95%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.04%0.11%
Female, Civilian290, 62.94%, see rank63.91%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed388, 97.78%, see rank94.27%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed32, 2.22%, see rank5.73%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force253, 37.06%, see rank36.05%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Benson, VTVermontU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over151, 100%316,919141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone126, 83.44%, see rank74.94%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled6, 3.97%, see rank9.71%9.59%
Public Transportation0, 0.00%, see rank1.20%5.06%
Walked15, 9.93%, see rank5.61%2.78%
Other Means4, 2.65%, see rank1.59%1.79%
Worked at Home0, 0.00%, see rank6.95%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Benson, VT
26.2 minutes
Vermont
22.0 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Benson, VTVermontU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over151325,336143,435,233
Male163, 41.72%, see rank50.94%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations212, 19.05%, see rank34.94%33.12%
Service Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank14.66%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations213, 20.63%, see rank15.12%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations211, 17.46%, see rank2.00%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations211, 17.46%, see rank11.20%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations213, 20.63%, see rank16.22%17.94%
Female188, 58.28%, see rank49.06%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations230, 34.09%, see rank45.08%40.04%
Service Occupations229, 32.95%, see rank20.47%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations29, 10.23%, see rank28.69%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.55%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.37%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations220, 22.73%, see rank4.63%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Benson, VTVermontU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over151, 100%325,336143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining17, 11.26%, see rank2.66%1.96%
Construction11, 7.28%, see rank7.42%6.17%
Manufacturing26, 17.22%, see rank10.72%10.43%
Wholesale Trade0, 0.00%, see rank2.14%2.75%
Retail Trade3, 1.99%, see rank11.56%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities3, 1.99%, see rank3.24%4.93%
Information8, 5.30%, see rank1.94%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing0, 0.00%, see rank4.71%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
10, 6.62%, see rank8.61%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance40, 26.49%, see rank28.36%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
10, 6.62%, see rank9.20%9.49%
Public Administration16, 10.60%, see rank4.85%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration7, 4.64%, see rank4.58%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Benson, VT%VermontU.S.
Population in Poverty7021.94%, see rank11.97%15.59%
Family in Poverty1922.09%, see rank7.83%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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