Benton County, Tennessee Basics:

Benton County Tennessee - Government Site

Population: 16,362
Area: 394 square miles
County seat: Camden
Area code(s) in use: 731
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 78.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%
Median household income: $33,663
Persons in poverty: 20.4%
Home ownership rate: 79.7%
Mean travel time to work: 24.1 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Carroll  Decatur  Henry  Houston  Humphreys  Stewart  

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Map of the Benton County area

Our detail map of Benton County shows the Benton County, Tennessee boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Benton County, Tennessee

  Airports     show all on map

Benton County Airport, Big Sandy Airpark

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Suck Bar, White Oak Bar

  Bays     show all on map

Bass Bay

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Benton County Courthouse, Benton County Rescue Squad, Big Sandy Volunteer Fire Department, Camden City Hall, Camden Fire Department, Center Hill Community Center, Chalk Level Volunteer Fire Department Station 1, Chalk Level Volunteer Fire Department Station 2, Eva Volunteer Fire Department, Holladay - McIllwain Volunteer Fire Department, Morris Chapel Volunteer Fire Department, Sandy River Volunteer Fire Department, South 40 Volunteer Fire Department

  Canals     show all on map

Bg Sandy River Drainage Ditch (historical), Ramble Creek Drainage Ditch, Rushing Creek Draingage Ditch

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Arhold Cemetery, Arnold Cemetery, Baber Cemetery, Baker Cemetery, Baker Chapel Cemetery, Beaton Cemetery, Berry Cemetery, Bethlehem Cemetery, Blanchard Cemetery, Bradley Cemetery, Brown Cemetery, Bullock Cemetery, Byrd Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery, Camden Cemetery, Caney Fork Cemetery, Capps Cemetery, Cedar Grove Cemetery, Cedar Grove Cemetery, Chalk Hill Cemetery, Cole Cemetery, Cooper Cemetery, Cowells Chapel Cemetery, Crooked Creek Cemetery, Crossroads Cemetery, Dalton Cemetery, DePriest Cemetery, Dortch Cemetery, Dry Branch Cemetery, Eagle Creek Cemetery, Eastview Cemetery, Evans Cemetery, Farmer Cemetery, Flatwoods Cemetery, Flatwoods Cemetery, Flawoods Cemetery, Flowers Cemetery, Ford Cemetery, Fry Cemetery, Gossett Cemetery, Greer Cemetery, Hardin Cemetery, Hatley Cemetery, Hicks Cemetery, Holladay Cemetery, Hudson Cemetery, Hudson Cemetery, Irish Cemetery, Jordan Cemetery, Lashlee Cemetery, Leegan Cemetery, Liberty Cemetery, Liberty Cemetery, Liberty Cemetery, Liberty Cemetery, Lindsey Cemetery, Lindsey Cemetery, Lowry Cemetery, Lupper Cemetery, Maiden Cemetery, Malin Cemetery, Manley Chapel Cemetery, Matlock Cemetery, Matthews Cemetery, Mitchell Cemetery, Morris Chapel Cemetery, Mount Carmel Cemetery, Mount Carmel Cemetery, Mount Vincent Cemetery, Mount Zion Cemetery, Nowell Cemetery, Nowell Cemetery, Oak Hill Cemetery, Old Bethlehem Cemetery, Old Farmer Cemetery, Old Morgans Creek Cemetery, Palestine Cemetery, Pavatt Cemetery, Peebles Cemetery, Phifer Cemetery, Pierce Cemetery, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Post Oak Cemetery, Ramble Creek Cemetery, Robertson Cemetery, Rushing Cemetery, Rushing Cemetery, Rushings Creek Cemetery, Sandy Point Cemetery, Shiloh Cemetery, Si Melton Cemetery, Stockdate Cemetery, Sugar Creek Cemetery, Tippitt Cemetery, Weatherly Cemetery, Wheatley Cemetery, Willbanks Cemetery, Williams Grove Cemetery, Willow Cemetery, Wilson Cemetery, Wyly Cemetery, Wynn Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Big Sandy Division (historical), Camden Division (historical), Eva Census Designated Place, Holladay Division (historical)

  Churches     show all on map

Baker Chapel, Beaverdam Church, Bethel Church, Cantrell Chapel, Cedar Grove Church, Cedar Grove Church of Christ, Chalk Hill Baptist Church, Chalk Level Baptist Church (historical), Chestnut Hill Church (historical), Cowells Chapel, Crooked Creek Church, Crossroads Baptist Church, Dry Branch Church, Eagle Creek Baptist Church, Eastview Church, Evans Chapel (historical), Faxon Church, Flatwoods Baptist Church, Flatwoods Church, Flowers Chapel (historical), Green Hill Baptist Church (historical), Halls Valley Church (historical), Harmon Creek Baptist Church, Hill Chapel, Holladay Church (historical), Liberty Church, Liberty Methodist Church, Lick Creek Methodist Church, Luterton Church, Manley Chapel (historical), McIllwain Methodist Church, McRae Chapel, Missionary Grove Baptist Church, Moores Chapel Methodist Church, Morris Chapel, Mount Carmel Church, Mount Carmel Church, Mount Lebannon Baptist Church, Mount Moriah Cumberland Presbyterian Church (historical), Mount Vincent Church, Mount Zion Baptist Church, New Hope Church, Oak Hill Church, Palestine Church, Pleasant Grove Church (historical), Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, Pleasant Hill Methodist Church, Pleasant Ridge Church, Pleasant Valley Cumberland Presbyterian Church (historical), Post Oak Methodist Church, Prospect Baptist Church, Ramble Creek Baptist Church, Rushing Church, Rushings Creek Baptist Church, Sandy Point Church, Shady Grove Primitive Baptist Church, Shiloh Baptist Church, Sulphur Creek Church (historical), Union Baptist Church, Williams Grove Church

  Cliffs     show all on map

McCauleys Bluff

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Brevards Ferry (historical), Interchange 133, Trotters Ferry (historical), Wynes Ferry (historical)

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Blackburn Dam, Butterworth Lake Dam, C H Sullins Dam, Cedar Lake Dam Number One, Cedar Lake Dam Number Two, Cole Lake Dam, Crossnoe Lake Dam, Dyer Lake Dam, Farmer Pond Dam, Hardy Sand Company Dam, Lester Jackson Dam, Robertson Lake Dam

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Gum Slough, Pond Gut, Swift Slough, Threemile Slough (historical)

  Hospitals     show all on map

Camden General Hospital

  Islands     show all on map

Rockport Island (historical), Turkey Creek Island (historical), Whiteoak Island (historical)

  Lakes     show all on map

Blue Pond (historical), Clark Lake (historical), Clear Lake (historical), Crane Pond (historical), Crane Pond (historical), Cypress Pond (historical), Cypress Pond (historical), Gin Pond (historical), Harold Pond (historical), Maple Pond (historical), Rocky Pond (historical)

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Askew Landing (historical), Barnett Landing, Bass Bay Resort, Bass Bay Resort Dock, Beaverdam Creek Cabin Area, Benton County Fairgrounds, Benton County Farm (historical), Bethel College Camp, Big Sandy Dock, Big Sandy Dock Number Two, Birdsong Dock and Resort, Birdsong Drive-In, Brevards Landing, Byrds Landing, Camden Dewatering Area, Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Number 497 (historical), Clarks Landing (historical), Cooleys Landing (historical), Corbeds Landing (historical), Crab Place, Crockets Landing (historical), Datrallo landing, Daugherly Landing (historical), Earleys Landing (historical), Eva Cabin Area, Eva Fishing Camp Dock, Eve Station (historical), Farmer Landing (historical), Farmer Landing (historical), Frog Alley, Gossetts Landing, Grannys Branch Dock, Hardin Store (historical), Harmon Creek Boat Dock, Harmon Creek Resort, Hartleys Landing (historical), Hawk Landing (historical), Higgins Landing (historical), Lake View Camp, Lakeside Methodist Camp, Lamp Landing (historical), Ledbetter Landing, Lees Point Landing, Lick Creek Landing, Little Crooked Creek Landing, Lower Melton Landing (historical), Lower Point Mason Landing (historical), Malins Store (historical), McCauleys Bluff Landing, New Hope Landing, Nix Landing, Pafford Landing (historical), Pavatt Landing, Pierce Landing (historical), Point Mason Landing (historical), Randys Camp, Randys Camp Dock, Reddicks Landing (historical), Rockport Landing, Rushing Creek Community Center, Sales Landing (historical), Sandys Camp, Sandys Camp Dock, Snows Camp Dock, Stagner Landing (historical), Sugar Creek Campground (historical), Sugar Tree Marina, Sulphur Creek Dock, Thompsons Point Landing, Upper Melton Landing (historical), Wagners Landing (historical), Walkers Landing, Way, West Camden Sanitary Landfill, West Cuba Landing, West Dixie Landing, West Onward Landing (historical), West Shipps Landing, West Sycamore Landing, West Tennessee Boy Scout Camp, Whiteoak Landing (historical), Whites Camp Dock, Whites Resort, Wills Point Landing (historical), Young Farmers and Homemakers Camp, Youngs Landing (historical)

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Troy Gravel Pit

  Parks     show all on map

Benton County Park, Big Sandy Municipal Park, Camden Wildlife Management Area, Duck River Unit Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge, Eva Park, Nathan Bedford Forrest State Historic Area, Nathan Bedford Forrest State Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Bain, Bass Bay, Beaverdam Creek Subdivision, Benton Cut, Bethel, Big Sandy, Birdsong Creek Subdivision, Birdsong Heights, Black Center, Camden, Camden Bay Subdivision, Chalklevel, Chaseville, Cherry Grove, Chestnut Hill, Claud (historical), Coxburg, Crossroads, Eagle Creek, Eva, Eva Subdivision, Faxon, Gismonda, Halls, Holladay, Liberty, Lick Creek, Lipe, McIllwain, Mount Moriah, Pleasant Hill, Pleasant Hill, Post Oak, Prospect, Rockport, Sandy Point, Sawyers Mill, Tin Cup, Voidton (historical), Wildlife Cove Village

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Ariadne Post Office (historical), Big Sandy Post Office, Brecheen Post Office (historical), Brevard Post Office (historical), Camden Post Office, Chalk Level Post Office (historical), Chaseville Post Office (historical), Claud Post Office (historical), Coxburg Post Office (historical), Eva Post Office, Faxon Post Office (historical), Flinch Post Office (historical), Flowers Post Office (historical), Garfield Post Office (historical), Holladay Post Office, Ledbetter Post Office (historical), Lilburn Post Office (historical), Lipe Post Office (historical), McIllwain Post Office (historical), Morgan Creek Post Office (historical), Onward Post Office (historical), Point Mason Post Office (historical), Rockport Post Office (historical), Voidton Post Office (historical), Way Post Office (historical), Wills Point Post Office (historical), Zach Post Office (historical)

  Rapidss     show all on map

Duck River Suck

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Blackburn Lake, Butterworth Lake, C H Sullins Lake, Cedar Lake Number One, Cedar Lake Number Two, Cole Lake, Crossnoe Lake, Dyer Lake, Hardy Sand Company Lake, Kentucky Lake, Lester Jackson Lake, Melton Pond

  Ridges     show all on map

Highstand Ridge, Pea Ridge, Pea Ridge, Pilot Knob Ridge, Sinkhole Ridge

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Bain School (historical), Benton Academy (historical), Benton County Career and Technical Center, Benton Seminary (historical), Big Sandy School, Briarwood Middle School, Byrd School, Camden Elementary School, Campbell Grove School (historical), Camps School (historical), Carpenter School (historical), Cedar Grove School (historical), Center Hill School, Central High School, Chalk Level School (historical), Cherry Grove School, Cooper School (historical), Cowells Chapel School (historical), Crooked Creek School (historical), Cross Roads School (historical), Divider School, Dry Branch School (historical), Ebenezer School, Eva School (historical), Fairview School, Farris School, Faxon School (historical), Flatwood School, Garfield School (historical), Green Hill School (historical), Halls Valley School (historical), Harmon Creek School (historical), Herndon School (historical), Holladay Elementary School, Holladay Independent Normal College (historical), Liberty School (historical), Lick Creek School (historical), Manley Chapel School, McIllwain School (historical), Moore Chapel School, Morgan School (historical), Morris Chapel School, Mount Moriah School (historical), New Hope School (historical), Nole School (historical), Odem School (historical), Pavatt School (historical), Pembroke School, Pleasant Hill School (historical), Pleasant Ridge School (historical), Pleasant Valley School (historical), Post Oak School (historical), Prospect School (historical), Rock College School (historical), Sandy Point School (historical), Smith College (historical), Smith Grove School, Sulphur Creek School, Thompson School, Tie Hill School (historical), Toll Chapel School, Unity School (historical), Whiteoak School (historical), Wiley School (historical), Williams Grove School (historical), Winter School (historical), Zach School (historical)

  Streams     show all on map

Abbott Branch, Ammon Creek, Arnold Branch, Badger Creek, Baggett Branch, Ballard Branch, Beach Creek, Beasley Branch, Beaverdam Creek, Big Slough, Billie Branch, Birdsong Creek, Britton Creek, Burnside Creek, Burrell Branch, Burrell Branch, Cane Creek, Cane Creek, Caney Branch, Caney Branch, Charlie Creek, Cherry Branch, Clendenin Creek, Coldspring Branch, Collins Branch, Conley Branch, Coon Creek, Crane Pond Slough (historical), Crooked Creek, Cypress Creek, Cypress Creek, Dalton Creek, Daniel Creek, Dog Creek, Dry Branch, Dry Branch, Dry Creek, Dry Creek, Dry Creek, Durdin Branch, Eagle Creek, Evans Branch, Ford Creek, Fourmile Slough, Fourteen Creek, Granny Branch, Green Creek, Green Hatley Branch, Greenbrier Branch, Haggard Branch, Halls Valley Branch, Happy Hollow Branch, Harmon Creek, Hauk Hatley Branch, Hawley Creek, Hollingsworth Branch, Hope Creek, Hurricane Branch, Jepp Branch, Jones Branch, Jones Creek, Lick Branch, Lick Creek, Lick Creek, Little Birdsong Creek, Little Crooked Creek, Little Crooked Creek, Little Sulphur Creek, Little Wolf Creek, Lockhart Branch, Matheny Branch, Middle Brook, Middle Fork Harmon Creek, Moore Branch, Morgan Creek, Mud Creek, Nickeltown Branch, North Fork Crooked Creek, North Fork Harmon Creek, Oilwell Branch, Opossum Creek, Paffords Branch, Polk Branch, Poplar Creek, Prairie Branch, Raccoon Branch, Ramble Creek, Reddick Branch, Redwater Creek, Reeves Branch, Rushing Creek, Sandow Slough, Seventeen Creek, Shakerag Branch, Smuthers Creek, Snake Branch, South Creek, South Fork Crooked Creek, South Fork Harmon Creek, Spring Branch, Sugar Creek, Sulphur Creek, Sycamore Creek, Sykes Branch, Thompson Slough, Threemile Slough, Trace Creek, Turkey Creek, Umstead Branch, Valentine Branch, West Fork Birdsong Creek, White Branch, Whitfield Creek, Wolf Creek, York Branch

  Summits     show all on map

High Place, Lathen Hill, Pilot Knob, Round Top, Tie Hill, Ward Hill

  Towers     show all on map

Russell Field Lookout Tower, WFWL-AM (Camden), WRJB-FM (Camden)

  Valleys     show all on map

Ayres Hollow, Barn Hollow, Beaverdam Valley, Blanks Hollow, Britts Spring Hollow, Capps Hollow, Cat Hollow, Cedar Hollow, Chester Hollow, Coldbranch Hollow, Cooley Hollow, Craig Hollow, Diggs Hollow, French Hollow, Fry Hollow, Garner Hollow, Grassy Hollow, Gravel Field Hollow, Hallmark Hollow, Hazel Hollow, Herndon Hollow, Homer Hollow, Jane Hollow, Lewis Hollow, McSwain Hollow, Mill Hollow, Neil Spring Hollow, Odle Hollow, Phifer Hollow, Raft Hollow, Reeves Hollow, Rough Hollow, Squirrel Hollow, Stillhouse Hollow, Stinson Hollow, Tanyard Hollow, Tie Camp Hollow, Vick Hollow, White Hollow, Willbanks Hollow, Willis Hollow, Wilson Hollow, Woods Hollow, Woods Hollow,

Benton County, Tennessee Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteBenton County White population 15,57715,576  
BlackBenton County Black population 409409
MixedBenton County Mixed population 196196
American IndianBenton County American Indian population 8281
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderBenton County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
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