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The Tennessee state capital is Nashville.
The population of Benton is approximately 992 (1990), 1385 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 397 (1990), 534 (2010).
The amount of land area in Benton is 5.875 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Benton to Washington DC is 503 miles.
The distance to the Tennessee state capital is 139 miles. (as the crow flies)
Benton is positioned 35.17 degrees north of the equator and 84.65 degrees west of the prime meridian.


Nancy Ward Gravesite
Hwy. 411 near Benton
Phone: 423-263-0050
Nancy was an influential figure whose courge and leadership earned her the title of "Ghighau," or "Beloved Woman," the highest honor a Cherokee woman could attain.
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