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Welcome to Bentonville ...

The city of Bentonville is located in Northwest Arkansas.

Bentonville is located in Benton County<1> and is the County Seat for Benton County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bentonville has a population of 54,909 people<2> (see below for details).

The community of Bentonville is 1,280 feet [390 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Bentonville lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Bentonville is within the boundaries of the (479) area code.

The ZIP codes for Bentonville: 72712, 72716<4>

Websites for Bentonville ...

Official Website:   www.bentonvillear.com/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.bentonvillebellavistachamber.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bentonville had an population of 54,909 people. This is an increase of 55.55% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 178.3% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bentonville had a population of 35,301 people (which is 15.95% of the total population of Benton County). This makes Bentonville the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Bentonville represents 1.21% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 10th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 35,301 people, the population of Bentonville increased 78.92% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 19,730 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bentonville.

Communities Also Named Bentonville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Bentonville - they are located in Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Texas and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Bentonville.

Communities near Bentonville ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bentonville.

  • Springdale [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springdale
    • Springdale [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Bentonville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 81,125 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springdale<6>
  • Bella Vista [Benton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bella Vista
    • Bella Vista [Benton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Bentonville
    • Estimated population in 2015: 27,999 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bella Vista
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bella Vista<6>
  • Lowell [Benton County]
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    • Lowell [Benton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Bentonville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,544 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowell have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lowell<6>
  • Pea Ridge [Benton County]
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    • Pea Ridge [Benton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Bentonville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,211 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pea Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pea Ridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pea Ridge<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cave Springs [Benton County]
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      • Cave Springs [Benton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Bentonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,276 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cave Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cave Springs
    • Tontitown [Washington County]
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      • Tontitown [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Bentonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,358 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tontitown have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tontitown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tontitown<6>
    • Gentry [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gentry
      • Gentry [Benton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Bentonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,023 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gentry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gentry<6>
    • Johnson [Washington County]
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      • Johnson [Washington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Bentonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,742 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johnson have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson
    • Gravette [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gravette
      • Gravette [Benton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Bentonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,516 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gravette have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gravette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gravette<6>
    • Bethel Heights [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethel Heights
      • Bethel Heights [Benton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Bentonville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,771 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel Heights

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bentonville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bentonville.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bentonville. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bentonville.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bentonville. Our list includes 21 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Bentonville.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bentonville ...

Looking for more information about Bentonville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Bentonville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bentonville.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Arkansas

About Benton County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Bentonville: www.bentonvillear.com/

The official website for Benton County: www.co.benton.ar.us/

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Benton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bentonville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bentonville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Bentonville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bentonville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bentonville) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bentonville. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bentonville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bentonville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.3730, Longitude: -94.2088    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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