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Benld is a city in Macoupin County, in the Saint Louis metro area.
The latitude of Benld is 39.092N. The longitude is -89.803W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 633 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,541.
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22% of Benld residents report German ancestry, and 13% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Benld ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Benld was $15,521, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Benld residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Benld, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $315. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $603.
Macoupin County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Benld political report.
The average commute time for Benld workers is 29 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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