Also See: Bentonia, MS ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The Town of Bentonia had a population of 437 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Bentonia is located at latitude 32.641 and longitude -90.3648 in Yazoo County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Bentonia encompass a land area of 1.42 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Yazoo County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 200 feet.
The Town of Bentonia (GNIS ID: 2405246) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bentonia: Pritchetts Cross Roads.
|Total Population||437 (100%)|
|Population in Households||437 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||350 (80.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$35,126|
|Average Household Income||$55,528|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$21,783|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||199 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||124 (62.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||50 (25.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||25 (12.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$78,723|
|Average Home Value||$101,613|
|Housing Affordability Index3||285|
|Average Household Size||2.51|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.32%|
|Per Capita Income||2.55%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.32%|
The table below compares Bentonia to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 282||22nd|
|Population Density||# 255||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 207||43rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 284||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 142||61st|
|Diversity Index||# 113||69th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.