Learn more about homes in Benson, NC

Welcome to Benson, NC

Benson, North Carolina, located in Johnston County, is truly a one of a kind community   offering a rich agricultural history coupled with a slice of the Americana way of living.  A community known for its celebrations, Mule Days in September and “The Sing” in June, Benson attracts nearby participants and residents as well as thousands of visitors from the surrounding area to attend these renowned  and enjoyable events. Benson’s great location makes it a link for many major transportation routes including I-40, a major east-west route from Wilmington North Carolina to Barstow, California, and I-95, a major north-south route connecting Miami, Florida to the United States/Canada border near Houlton, Maine. With established neighborhoods, new communities, apartments and condominiums, In a town where neighbors know their neighbors and family values are still alive and important, Benson offers something to everyone. 

Weather in Benson

The average high temperatures in Benson range from 53 in January to 90 in July

Average home income in Benson

The average household income of a Benson resident is $57,794 with an average home value of $131,092

Population of Benson

Benson has 15,120 residents.

Home ownership in Benson

The average level of home ownership in Benson is 69%.

Education breakdown of Benson

Education levels of residents of Benson include: highschool 30%, associate 9%, bachelor 12%, graduate 4%.

Households in Benson

Benson has 5,726 homes, built on average 30 years ago.