Benson HomeStead

Benson, Johnston County, North Carolina


94.0 Arces

"Little House on the Prairie" is what comes to mind with this family farm located just outside of the town of Benson in Johnston County, NC. This property is unique in character and charm combined with a history of old family heritage that rings true to the heart when walking around the back yard. There is the old homestead place that is being sold in "as is" condition that to this day could tell many of stories of kids playing on the porch or swinging on the old tree out back. There is also the old wash house along with two tractor barns that provide that rustic charm to the property. The owners take pride in this family farm and it shows with how well taken care of it has been. There is 28+/- acres of tillable cropland combined with 66+/- acres of hardwoods and pines that provides both short and long term investment. -1.3 miles to I-40 -38 Minutes to RDU Airport -37 Minutes to Downtown Raleigh -1 hour 27 Minutes to Wilmington

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No water


No sewage


No telephone line


No gas


No electric

Lot Details

  • Icons/close No Mobile Home Data Provided
  • Icons/close Property is not on a Cul de Sac
  • Icons/close Property is not a Corner Lot
  • Icons/close Property is not Subdividable

Internet Speed for Benson, North Carolina

Provider Type Max Up Max Down
Charter Communications, Inc. Cable Modem-DOCSIS 3.1 35 Mbps 940 Mbps
ViaSat, Inc. Satellite 3 Mbps 100 Mbps
HNS License Sub, LLC Satellite 3 Mbps 25 Mbps
CenturyLink, Inc. VDSL 1 Mbps 10 Mbps
CenturyLink, Inc. ADSL2 0.512 Mbps 6 Mbps
VSAT Systems, LLC Satellite 1.3 Mbps 2 Mbps
UNITED STATES CELLULAR CORPORATION Terrestrial Fixed Wireless 0.064 Mbps 2 Mbps
GCI Communication Corp. Satellite 0 Mbps 0 Mbps
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This Benson Economy

Description Benson
Unemployment Rate 4.1%
Recent Job Growth 2.9%
Future Job Growth 46.3%
Sales Tax 6.8%
Income Tax 5.3%
Income Per Capita $21,445
Household Income $34,461
Family Median Income $49,353
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting 9.8%
Mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction 0.0%
Construction 3.5%
Manufacturing 6.3%
Wholesale Trade 1.4%
Retail Trade 6.5%
Transportation and warehousing 2.1%
Utilities 2.8%
Information 0.0%
Finance and insurance 4.5%
Real estate, rental, and leasing 0.0%
Professional, scientific and technical services 7.1%
Management of companies 0.0%
Administrative, support, and waste management services 9.7%
Educational services 14.7%
Health care and social assistance 13.7%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 1.1%
Accommodation and food services 10.3%
Other services 2.7%
Public administration 3.8%
Approximate Location
This land's acreage of 94.0 is equal to:
Vatican Citys
This land's price of $395K is equal to:
Avg. priced homes in San Francisco
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USDA Hardiness Zone 8a.

USDA Plant Hardiness Zones are the standard by which gardeners and growers can determine which plants are most likely to thrive at a location.

USDA Hardiness Zone 8 is one of the warmest plant hardiness zones. It is fortunate enough to have mild winters and long hot summers. It extends up the west coast, covering a large portion of the United States. It's a great place for growing watermelon for picnics and get togethers in the summer months and to grow prize winning pumpkins in time for Halloween.

The coldest days in winter:
Temperatures from 10 to 15°C

This zone is good for growing:
pecan, chestnut, watermelon, pumpkin, and Apples, Pears, Plums
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