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Benson Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $110,000
    -7%
    change since last quarter
  • # Active listings

    224
    30-day change

Benson Schools and Demographics

 
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Education near Benson, AZ

City County
High School Graduates 77.31 80.33
College Degree - 2 year 6.2 8.98
College Degree - 4 year 10.6 12.86
Graduate Degree 4.29 7
Expenditures per Student 4,453 5,778
Students per Teacher 15.6 15.5

Elementary Schools near Benson, AZ

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Benson Primary School PK - 04 414 16.9 85602
Huachuca City School PK - 08 463 18.2 85616
New West School KG - 08 42 85602
Pomerene Elementary School KG - 08 124 16 85627
St. David Elementary School PK - 08 309 16.7 85630
Visions Unlimited Academy KG - 08 42 85602
Walter J Meyer School PK - 08 52 11.6 85638

Middle Schools near Benson, AZ

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Benson Middle School 05 - 08 341 16.5 85602

High Schools near Benson, AZ

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Benson High School 09 - 12 372 15.3 85602
Empire High School 09 - 12 802 20.5 85602
San Pedro Valley High School 09 - 12 32 36 85602
St. David High School 09 - 12 137 13.7 85630
Tombstone High School 09 - 12 379 18.9 85638

Ungraded Schools near Benson, AZ

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
* CTD - Benson High School 09 - 12 2 85602
San Pedro Valley Online Academy 05 - 12 36 32.7 85602

Private Schools near Benson, AZ

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Grace Christian Academy PK - 12 6 2.8 85602

Demographics near Benson, AZ

City County
Neighborhood Type Small Town
Population 5,105 131,346
Population Density 123 21
Median Age 52.3 39.7
People per Household 2.2 2.5
Median Household Income 35,669 41,668
Average Income per Capita 22,629 21,307

Benson Real Estate Overview Cochise

Benson is located in Arizona. Benson, Arizona has a population of  5,105.

The median household income in Benson, Arizona is $35,669. The median household income for the surrounding county is $41,668 compared to the national median of $50,935. The median age of people living in Benson is 52.3 years.

Benson Weather

The average high temperature in July is 96 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 28.8 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 11.3 inches per year, with 1.8 inches of snow per year. No weather information available.

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About Benson

Located along Interstate 10, State Route 80, State Route 90 and the main line of the Union Pacific Railroad, Benson is a hub for transportation, commerce and tourists visiting southern Arizona. Named after Judge William B. Benson, a friend of Southern Pacific Railroad’s president, Benson is a convenient stop for travelers on Interstate 10 and is a gateway for tourists visiting southeastern Arizona. Benson offers the warmth and friendliness of a small town with many amenities, and supports a large retired population. Many residents commute to Tucson and Sierra Vista for employment and shopping.

Activities and Attractions

Benson is the western gateway to historic Cochise County, where the renegade Geronimo, Chief Cochise, and the Chiricahua Apaches once ran regular raids from the mountains in southeast Arizona. Nearby, off of Interstate 10 in Dragoon, the Amerind Foundation boasts an interesting anthropological and archaeological museum with fine exhibits on Native American cultures. The famous Kartchner Caverns State Park, a pristine underground limestone is 12 miles from town. Each year, Benson celebrates its heritage with Butterfield Overland Stage Days. Other local festivals include Territorial Days and the Benson Tractor Pull featuring antique tractors and engines.

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Benson
642 W 4th St.
Benson, AZ
(520) 586-2300
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Tucson - Houghton/Southeast/Vail
10222 E. Rita Road, Suite 170
Tucson, AZ
(520) 574-0952
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Sierra Vista
2363 E. Fry Blvd.
Sierra Vista, AZ
(520) 459-4993
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Tucson - Oro Valley
8540 N. Oracle Rd. Bld. 2
Oro Valley, AZ
(520) 918-6500
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