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Bentonville is a city in Benton County, in the Fayetteville-Springdale metro area.
It is the county seat.
The community was named after Sen. Thomas Hart Benton of MO.
The latitude of Bentonville is 36.372N. The longitude is -94.208W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,296 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 26,397.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Bentonville demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Benton County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Fayetteville-Springdale area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 72758 ZIP code.
19% of Bentonville residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Bentonville ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Bentonville was $20,831, compared with $21,587 nationally.
26% of Bentonville residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Bentonville, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $432. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $860.
Libraries in Bentonville include Bentonville Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Bentonville include Benton County Record
Benton County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Bentonville political report.
The average commute time for Bentonville workers is 14 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 4 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Bentonville between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 2.0 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
Hotels in Bentonville include Best Western Bentonville Inn, Clarion Hotel & Conference Center, Comfort Inn Bentonville, Comfort Suites Bentonville, Courtyard by Marriott, Days Inn Suites Bentonville, Econo Lodge, Hilton Garden Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Sleep Inn ... More hotels.
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