Best Places to Live in Benson, Utah

College town - Extreme northern Utah, near Idaho border
Pros
-Attractive setting
-Nearby recreation
-Diverse economy
Cons
-Isolation
-Arts & culture
-Entertainment


What Bert Has To Say About Logan Metro Area

Logan, located at the south end of the Cache Valley against the Wasatch Range and the dramatic Wellsville Mountains to the west, is an attractive Western-style college town, well known for its scenic beauty and recreation. It is home to Utah State University and a center of Mormon culture and history. The economic base extends well beyond the university; a diverse set of businesses have discovered the area’s pleasant surroundings, good labor force, and low operating costs. Industries include high tech, biomedical research, food processing, printing and call centers with names like Pepperidge Farms, Moore Business Forms, Herff-Jones (yearbooks) Convergys and Tyco present.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Utah
County: Cache County
Metro Area: Logan Metro Area
City: Benson
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Elevation: 4507 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Benson is 3.80% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Benson jobs have increased by 2.25%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Benson's cost of living is 1.80% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Benson's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Benson's population is 1,120 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 99.29%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Benson is $199,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 15.55%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Benson public schools spend $6,548 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 25.4 students per teacher in Benson. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Benson

It's a good time to buy in Benson. Home Appreciation is up 4.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Benson Real Estate.

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