Send us your Benkelman photos:
Benkelman is a city in Dundy County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for J.G. Benkelman, settler.
The latitude of Benkelman is 40.049N. The longitude is -101.532W.It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 2,986 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 962.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Benkelman demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Dundy County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 69021 ZIP code.
40% of Benkelman residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Benkelman ancestry & family history guide.
Post a query on a message board:
Records & databases:
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Benkelman was $16,700, compared with $21,587 nationally.
16% of Benkelman residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Benkelman, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $193. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $541.
Libraries in Benkelman include Dundy County Library ... View libraries
Dundy County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Benkelman political report.
The average commute time for Benkelman workers is 10 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
More info about Benkelman:
Send us your corrections and additions
Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.
Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!