Benton is a city located in the Little Rock metropolitan area, which is part of Arkansas, United States.
Benton is reasonably quiet, as there are generally low levels of noise from traffic - although that is not the case around US Highway 67, Interstate 30 or the railway line.
The substantial proportion of single detached homes in the housing stock of Benton is an important part of its character. This city also has a selection of housing size options - properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Home owners occupy about 70% of the units in Benton whereas renters occupy the remainder. The median year of construction for properties in this city is 1985.
Locals may consider it challenging to reach high schools and primary schools as pedestrians. At the elementary level, there are both public and private schools. As far as food is concerned, some, but not all, home buyers in this part of the Little Rock metropolitan area will reside within walking distance of one of around 20 grocery stores. There are also a few choices for those who cherish close by restaurants.
Moving around by car is very easy in Benton. Many real estate listings are a reasonably short drive from the nearest highway, such as Interstate 30, and parking is quite easy. However, it is difficult for pedestrians to navigate Benton as running daily errands is challenging on foot.