North Benton is an unincorporated community in northern Smith Township, Mahoning County, Ohio, United States. Although it is unincorporated, it has a [1 ] post office, with the ZIP code of 44449. It lies along [2 ] State Route 14 between Salem and Ravenna.
The community is part of the
Youngstown- Warren- Boardman, OH- PA Metropolitan Statistical Area.
History [ edit ]
North Benton was
platted in 1834 and was named for Thomas Hart Benton, senator from Missouri. North was added to disambiguate it from another Benton. [3 ] A post office called North Benton has been in operation since 1835. [4 ] [5 ]
References [ edit ]
^ "North Benton, Ohio". . Geographic Names Information System United States Geological Survey.
^ Zip Code Lookup
^ Mack, Horace (1879). . Unigraphic. p. 348. History of Columbiana County, Ohio: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers
^ Sanderson, Thomas W. (1907). . Biographical Publishing Company. p. 226. Twentieth Century History of Youngstown and Mahoning County
^ "Mahoning County". Jim Forte Postal History . Retrieved . 18 January 2016
External links [ edit ]
Coordinates: 40°59′06″N 81°00′45″W / 40.98500°N 81.01250°W