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Benton City
Benton County, Washington


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Statistics & Facts

The Washington state capital is Olympia.
The population of Benton City is approximately 2,725 (2001), 3038 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 682 (1990), 1086 (2010).
The amount of land area in Benton City is 4.484 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Benton City to Washington DC is 2301 miles.
The distance to the Washington state capital is 175 miles. (as the crow flies)
Benton City is positioned 46.26 degrees north of the equator and 119.48 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Benton City average annual precipitation is 8.5 inches peryear.
Benton City average temperature is 53.6 degrees F.


in southeast Washington about ten miles from the Tri-cities area and about sixty miles from Yakima
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Benton City.

F. L. Pitman, a railroad engineer, was the founded of Benton City in 1909. The city was incorporated on 2 July 1945.
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Benton City City Government

City of Benton City
708 9th Street
P.O. Box 70
Benton City, WA 99320
Phone: 509-588-3322
Fax: 509-588-3323

Benton City Schools

Learn about schools in Benton City.

Kiona-Benton School District
1107 Grace Avenue
Benton City, WA 99320
Phone: 509-588-2000 Benton City


The population of Benton City was:
1990 - 1,806
2001 - 2,725

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