The city of Benton, Illinois has a population of 6880 and ranked #256 by population in the state. Benton has 3270 households and a total area of 5.35 sq. miles w/ a population density of 1286 people per sq. mile and approx. 2.1 people per household. Data according to 2000 census.

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HS GIRLS SOCCER: Southern Columbia defeats Benton in District 4 opener - News Item - WILLIAMSPORT - There were times Southern Columbia dominated play in Wednesday's District 4 Class A playoff opener against Benton. There were other times when Benton could claim domination. Southern, however, found more good fortune in the goal ... - Thu, 23 Oct 2014

Small, Dalton face off in race for Benton County commissioner District 2 - Mid Columbia Tri City Herald - A former lawman from Prosser and a Kennewick businessman are facing off in November for the Benton County commissioner District 2 seat. Incumbent Shon Small, who spent 20 years with the Benton County Sheriff's Office before entering politics, is ... - Thu, 23 Oct 2014

Benton gives up collecting loans from failed Foley firm - St. Cloud Times - FOLEY – Benton County is giving up on collecting two delinquent loans to a now-defunct Foley cabinet company. The county's economic development authority board voted earlier this month to write off the loans made in 2001 and 2008 to Mid-State Custom ... - Wed, 22 Oct 2014

Benton County Sheriff's Office Promotion Ceremony - Mid Columbia Tri City Herald - A ceremony Tuesday for the promotion of three members of the Benton County Sheriff's Office was held at the Benton County Justice Center in Kennewick. With the retirement of Patrol Lt. Charles Jones, Patrol Sgt. Steve Caughey was promoted to patrol ... - Tue, 21 Oct 2014

Benton County conservation fund on the ballot - Mid Columbia Tri City Herald - The proposition's vote is nonbinding and will be used by Benton County commissioners to gauge public interest in creating a conservation futures fund in the county. If created, the tax would sunset in 10 years. Property tax revenue would buy open ... - Wed, 22 Oct 2014

Benton Township to study water system - Herald Palladium (subscription) - BENTON TOWNSHIP — Benton Township is ready to dive into a study of its entire water system, including its 3-year-old water plant and its fire hydrants. Trustees on Tuesday approved a $9,000 contract with Merritt Engineering of Stevensville, which will ... - Wed, 22 Oct 2014

Letter: Schuster has the leadership skills to take on role of Benton County ... - Corvallis Gazette Times - We are fortunate to have the opportunity to elect Anne Schuster as Benton County Commissioner. I have served with Anne on the board of Leadership Corvallis, and on the committees for both the city and county levies. She is a person of able leadership ... - Thu, 23 Oct 2014

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Hal Lewis - 3 of the biggest promoters in Dothan Al will be at karaoke tonight! Arlonna Galloway Alexis Goddezz James and Douggie Freshent!!!! Plus we got Deejay Lastlaff on the ones & twos and Rexanna Benton with those all new LuGottis drinks for a $1 doing happy hour! - 0 Likes

Chris Nielsen - Weekly BBQ AT MY HOUSE TONIGHT, Renee Whited-Hess Bethany Arellano Jim Harley Rock Dylan Ponyboy Tranter Tom Tranter Kacia Thompson Kim Benton Sam Shafferand Leanne Morck ....who am I forgetting - 0 Likes

OhMi Moore - Screaming Happy Birthday to my mother's youngest sister Mable Benton aka my Auntie Bo I hope you are enjoying your bday as well as your trip to Jamaica and celebrate the right way. TU TU.! Bebe Benton you next.! - 0 Likes

Todd Benton - Would anybody be interested in this box is a little rough but seen them go for 62 in worse shape asking 80 shipped inside the us its all there stickers still on paper and all the paper work is still there - 0 Likes

Larry Reaper Crissler - Its gonna be another good night of scares. So come out to party central in benton and get your thrill on - 0 Likes

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Matt Benton - I love everything about this. - 0 Likes

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Erika Fox - DEFINITELY Benton and me in 20 yrs!!!! - 0 Likes

Jaime Hallmark McNab - 3 bedroom, 2 bath, 1 office. 1900sq ft house for sale. House sits on 1.5 acres in Benton. Over sided garage, new paint throughout house, new granite countertops, large master bedroom with spilt his and her closets and split vanities. House was built in 2006... - 0 Likes

The Joliet Herald-News - None of the victims' wounds were considered life-threatening, Police Chief Brian Benton said. - 0 Likes

Bill Enyart - History abounds at the Franklin County Courthouse in #Benton. Check out this great photo and quote from former #UMWA president John Lewis. Proud to have the UMWA endorsement! - 0 Likes

Ninna's Road to Rescue - Benton, Louisiana - Tomorrow night! Come out and support Robinson's Rescue... and bring your dog-friendly pooches with you! - 0 Likes

Fort Benton Schools First Lego League - Here's the FLL Project official video: - 0 Likes

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