Latest Data (2017)
Population 1,289
Nationwide Rank 9290

Quick Facts

Benton, Tennessee is the 9,290th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Benton, Tennessee is a town.

Benton, Tennessee is currently 6.9% smaller than it was in 2010, the year of its peak recorded population.

Benton, Tennessee's growth is about average. 45% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
9280 Goodman, Mississippi 1,292 4.3%
9281 Iva, South Carolina 1,292 11.5%
9282 New Sharon, Iowa 1,292 -1.2%
9283 Kamiah, Idaho 1,290 11.7%
9284 Killian, Louisiana 1,290 21.6%
9285 Lakewood Club, Michigan 1,290 25.8%
9286 Loretto, Pennsylvania 1,290 8.4%
9287 Philmont, New York 1,290 -12.6%
9288 Stockton, Kansas 1,290 -16.8%
9289 West Jefferson, North Carolina 1,290 10.1%
9290 Benton, Tennessee 1,289 -2.7%
9291 Buhler, Kansas 1,289 -5.4%
9292 Clinton, Kentucky 1,289 -8.6%
9293 Freeman, South Dakota 1,289 -1.9%
9294 Morrow, Ohio 1,289 -2.7%
9295 Munday, Texas 1,289 -15.4%
9296 Tower City, Pennsylvania 1,289 -7.4%
9297 Hewlett Harbor, New York 1,288 1.2%
9298 Long Creek, Illinois 1,288 -8.1%
9299 Sistersville, West Virginia 1,288 -18.7%
9300 Arnolds Park, Iowa 1,287 7.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In Tennessee

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6826 Bells 2,478 6.8%
6919 Mountain City 2,409 -3.4%
6953 Decherd 2,382 6.1%
6995 Maynardville 2,353 31.7%
7017 Waynesboro 2,337 5.0%
7029 Alamo 2,329 -2.9%
7045 Parsons 2,320 -8.8%
7063 Westmoreland 2,310 9.2%
7101 Mosheim 2,289 10.4%
7123 White Pine 2,279 13.1%
7132 Tazewell 2,273 1.4%
7147 Carthage 2,263 0.3%
7203 South Fulton 2,220 -11.6%
7209 Jellico 2,215 -9.6%
7223 Dyer 2,206 -8.1%
7233 Adamsville 2,198 10.6%
7284 Caryville 2,164 -4.1%
7333 Halls 2,134 -7.8%
7363 Walden 2,118 7.9%
7385 Pegram 2,105 -2.2%
7415 Plainview 2,095 11.6%
7423 Ridgetop 2,092 27.2%
7436 Greenfield 2,083 -5.4%
7577 Estill Springs 2,011 -9.1%
7679 Jamestown 1,956 6.4%
7737 Jacksboro 1,932 2.1%
7777 New Johnsonville 1,910 0.3%
7841 Blaine 1,877 17.9%
7852 Lookout Mountain 1,872 -6.0%
7864 Lakesite 1,865 3.0%
7888 Spring City 1,857 -12.1%
8012 Cross Plains 1,796 28.2%
8058 Lake City 1,774 -5.7%
8061 Surgoinsville 1,774 7.3%
8096 Loretto 1,761 0.8%
8155 Gruetli-Laager 1,735 -7.0%
8181 McEwen 1,725 0.6%
8204 Piperton 1,715 74.6%
8226 Whitwell 1,705 2.8%
8287 Ridgely 1,678 -4.1%
8292 Three Way 1,675 21.5%
8313 Bluff City 1,664 6.3%
8324 Cowan 1,658 -6.4%
8368 Norris 1,638 13.6%
8377 Spencer 1,637 -4.4%
8381 Decatur 1,633 16.8%
8405 Pikeville 1,623 -9.6%
8512 Mason 1,575 31.4%
8567 Graysville 1,549 9.2%
8610 Watertown 1,530 12.2%
8634 Englewood 1,519 -7.3%
8656 Vonore 1,512 29.3%
8669 Charlotte 1,506 30.3%
8680 Chapel Hill 1,503 29.7%
8688 Burns 1,500 4.8%
8779 Crump 1,466 2.6%
8788 Celina 1,463 6.0%
8816 Dover 1,455 0.4%
8844 Baxter 1,441 8.7%
8923 Bruceton 1,411 -9.0%
8960 Tracy City 1,402 -15.2%
8969 Kimball 1,400 6.5%
9043 Gleason 1,375 -6.3%
9114 South Carthage 1,351 3.6%
9117 Rutledge 1,350 13.4%
9119 New Market 1,349 0.0%
9126 Sneedville 1,346 -0.2%
9153 Tennessee Ridge 1,333 0.8%
9230 Powells Crossroads 1,305 -1.7%
9290 Benton 1,289 -2.7%
9325 Erin 1,280 -13.2%
9336 Troy 1,278 0.2%
9459 Ardmore 1,234 14.0%
9469 Cornersville 1,231 25.9%
9482 Huntsville 1,227 20.8%
9535 Kenton 1,211 -7.3%
9539 Gordonsville 1,210 12.8%
9650 Monteagle 1,177 -7.8%
9770 Red Boiling Springs 1,143 7.1%
9791 Greenback 1,138 14.0%
9974 Rutherford 1,086 -14.5%
10074 Obion 1,058 -7.7%
10076 Luttrell 1,057 15.2%
10079 New Hope 1,056 1.5%
10186 Altamont 1,027 -9.5%
10323 Alexandria 995 12.9%
10371 Bradford 982 -11.6%
10408 Scotts Hill 975 6.5%
10478 Winfield 963 5.3%
10530 Collinwood 949 -7.1%
10567 Gainesboro 942 7.0%
10568 Henning 942 -30.8%
10603 Tellico Plains 936 8.4%
10655 Linden 924 -8.8%
10668 Sharon 922 -6.3%
10677 Atwood 920 -8.0%
10698 Friendsville 917 2.9%
10742 Orlinda 906 48.0%
10761 Wartburg 902 1.0%
10848 Lobelville 879 -4.0%
10914 Decaturville 865 1.0%
10972 Rossville 858 114.5%
10986 Rockford 855 6.8%
11031 Huntland 846 -7.3%
11043 Coalmont 843 -11.1%
11047 Trezevant 843 -7.8%
11260 St. Joseph 808 -2.6%
11310 Byrdstown 799 -11.2%
11512 Crab Orchard 763 -9.3%
11769 Niota 722 -8.2%
11808 Bulls Gap 714 0.1%
11837 Bethel Springs 709 -7.3%
11848 Morrison 708 3.2%
11884 Philadelphia 702 31.2%
11934 Eastview 693 11.9%
12004 Charleston 681 7.9%
12011 Friendship 680 11.6%
12034 Hollow Rock 677 -29.4%
12040 Eagleville 676 46.0%
12055 Wartrace 675 22.5%
12086 Maury City 670 -4.9%
12096 Puryear 668 0.1%
12108 Adams 666 17.0%
12137 Palmer 663 -7.1%
12178 Gallaway 655 -11.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 1,289 9,290
2016 1,317 9,204
2015 1,292 9,272
2014 1,309 9,223
2013 1,329 9,165
2012 1,343 9,113
2011 1,364 9,042
2010 1,385 8,984
2009 1,197 9,462
2008 1,211 9,410
2007 1,233 9,328
2006 1,254 9,232
2005 1,269 9,162
2004 1,284 9,111
2003 1,311 9,021
2002 1,315 9,004
2001 1,333 8,965
2000 1,326 8,981
1990 985 9,848