Benton is a very small town located in the state of Maine. With a population of 2,683 people and just one neighborhood, Benton is the 124th largest community in Maine.
Occupations and Workforce
Benton is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Benton is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Benton who work in office and administrative support (19.70%), healthcare (7.72%) and food service (5.83%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Benton has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Benton a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.