Bentonia is located close to the center of Mississippi. Bentonia is part of Yazoo County. Bentonia has 1.42 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Bentonia population is 556, which has grown 11.20% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 4.91% and is about the same as the national average rate of 11.61%. Bentonia median household income is $32,120 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 49.69% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 25.96% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Bentonia median house value is $69,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 26.69% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 41.18% and is much 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 Bentonia is close to the state average in quality. The Bentonia area code is 662.