Benton is located in south Wisconsin. Benton is part of Lafayette County. Benton has 0.84 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Benton population is 927, which has shrunk 5.02% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 6.73% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Benton median household income is $48,462 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 59.87% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 20.43% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Benton median house value is $90,400 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 40.16% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 47.86% and is lower 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 Benton is much better than the state average in quality. The Benton area code is 608.