Welcome to the Benson Area! 
Below you’ll find information that’ll make your move to the region a smooth transition. Visit www.prairiewaters.com for more information on things to do, restaurants, local businesses events, community amenities and more! 

Visitor and Relocation Guide

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Download and view the regional visitors and relocation guide for the four-county region. Guide includes information on city, county and state parks, fishing, hunting, shops, outdoor activities, healthcare, childcare, education, housing and highlights our counties and communities. 


Area Realtors 

Renting in Benson

  • Northview Court Townhomes 1011 13th St. N, Benson, MN 56215 (320) 843-4440
  • Nevada Squares Apartments 1706 Nevada Ave, Benson, MN 56215 (612) 382-3500
  • Chateau and Manor Apartments 1720 Nevada Ave, Benson, MN 56215 (701) 237-6840
  • Parkview and Westwood Manor 300 13th Street N, Benson, MN 56215 (320) 842-8481
  • Countryside Apartments 1940 Countryside Drive, Benson, MN 56215 (612) 208-0995
  • Victory Addition Townhomes 855 Ada Ave, Benson, MN 56215 (320) 843-4676


  • Discovery Kids is designed to provide childcare where children can learn and grow physically, emotionally, intellectually, and socially. Through our daily schedule, each age group will have sensory development, motor development, language development, and social interaction. Discovery Kids is open from 5:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. 


Benson Public Schools believes in providing year-round diverse learning opportunities, both in and out of the classroom, where students participate and achieve excellence.
  • Over the last six years, on average, students at Benson Public High School have earned a total of 822 college credits each year without leaving our campus. With conservative calculations, that is over $2 million in college savings for Benson High School students!
  • Benson Public Schools offers 33 career and technology education courses
  • Benson Public Schools brand new Performing Arts Center offers cutting edge technology in sound, lighting, and performance for our students and community.

Employment Opportunities

Our region has a wide-variety of hundreds of full-time and part-time jobs. Visit www.prairiewaters.com/employment for a full listing of openings.

Top Benson Employers: