Location & Climate

Halfway between New York City and Miami, at the intersection of I-95 and I-40, Benson is literally the crossroads of Southeast United States. North Caroline's government center, Raleigh and the famed Research Triangle Park research and development center are nearby. Shops along the charming, tree-lined Main Street greets visitors and the town features several historical homes. Town Hall, a museum, and performing arts center occupy the beautifully restored old Benson school. Industrial, commercial and entrepreneurial opportunities await you call. Welcome to Benson!

Climate

Temperature:

Annual Average: 60.3
Monthly Average: January-42.0,
June-78.5

Rainfall:

Annual Average: 48.2

Snowfall:

Annual Average: 3 inches

Elevation:

246 Feet