Benton

County Data

Year Founded: 1847
Area: 679 square miles
Population: 86,725

 

Population Data

Total Oregon Voice Members: 8,447
Percentage of population who are Oregon Voice members: 12.5%
Total Registered Voters: 48,268
Total registered voters who are Oregon Voice members: 5,942
Percentage of registered voters who are Oregon Voice members: 12.3%
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2010 Census Data

Percentage population who identify as:
Caucasian: 83.61%
African-American: 0.84%
Native American or Alaskan Native: 0.58%
Asian: 5.15%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0.23%
Other, or two or more races: 3.21%
Hispanic or Latino origin: 6.39%

 

Other Data

Oregon County Health Rankings (Wisconsin Pop. Health Institute): 1
Percentage of children living in poverty: 15.1%