So far, we have found very little information about Benson. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Benson to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Benson, please Contact Us.
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Our information shows that the community of Benson is historic. The information below applies to the area where Benson would have been located.
Time Zone: The area where Benson was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT)<2>
Elevation: 590 feet [179.83 m] above sea level<3>
GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<4>
For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Benson. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0473, Longitude: -86.1583 [Map]. In this case, the coordinates for Benson have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds
|Lat: ||34° 2' 50"|
|Lon: ||-86° 9' 29"|
Name of USGS Topo Map:<5> Howelton
Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Benson
|GNIS ID: 149021 |
|FIPS State / Place Code: None |
(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Benson)