Fort Benton, MT
Fort Benton is located close to the center of Montana. Fort Benton is part of Chouteau County. Fort Benton has 2.07 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Fort Benton population is 1,364, which has shrunk 14.43% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 11.55% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Fort Benton median household income is $45,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 53.03% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 41.61% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Fort Benton median house value is $121,300 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 63.48% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 88.54% 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 Fort Benton is much better than the state average in quality. The Fort Benton area code is 406.