The historic and charming town of Benson is conveniently located in southern Johnston County at the apex of I-95 and I-40. For families searching a small, close knit community to raise children with great schools and active church life, Benson is a wonderful choice. Located just 30 minutes from Raleigh and 45 minutes from Fayetteville, the location is ideal for commuting to urban area jobs. Or maybe your life's dream is to become a small-business owner -- the downtown area continues to thrive and draw shoppers from the surrounding farming community.
Here are some resources to provide newcomers to Benson key information on housing, schools, banks, churches and getting settled in your new home.