Quality of Life
- Affordable living in safe neighborhoods
- Citizens who take great pride in their community and great interest in making it better
- Family-centered way of life
- Relaxed pace
Benson is justifiably proud of its schools, which are part of the Johnston County Public School System and are recognized for their outstanding teachers and strong curricula.
There's always something to do in and around Benson, including popular annual events like Benson Mule Days and the State Annual Singing Convention.
Benson residents enjoy excellent health care resources, including three local medical centers, numerous family practitioners, dentists, and a variety of specialists.
A mild four-season climate and proximity to rural areas combine to make Benson a paradise for outdoor recreation enthusiasts.