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Benito, Manitoba

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The location of Benito

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Welcome to Benito ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Benito had a population of 370 people.<1>

The village of Benito is 1,400 feet [427 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Benito lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: CST- Heure Normale du Centre (HNC), CDT- Heure Avancée du Centre (HAC).

Note: If you travel west from Benito (for example, toward Pelly (SK)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Central Standard Time Zone (CST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.

The area code for Benito: (204)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Benito had a population of 370 people.

The population of Benito represents 0.03% of the population of Manitoba (which had 1,148,401 people at that time), making it Manitoba's 69th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 370 people, the population of Benito decreased 10.84% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 415 people).

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

Communities near Benito ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Benito and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2006
Alpine   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Big Woody   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Harlington   [Map]   ---   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Kenville   [Map]   ---   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Pretty Valley   [Map]   ---   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Swan River   [Map]   3,869   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Benito.

Communities Also Named Benito ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Benito - they are located in California and Kentucky.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Benito. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Benito:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Benito ...

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

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Benito, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Benito.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Benito. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Benito. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Benito were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Benito - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Benito. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Benito) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Benito. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 51.9167, Longitude: -101.5500     [Map].

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Benito.


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