About Benton

Benton, LA Real Estate & Community Information


Homes for sale in the southern Shangri-La of Benton, Louisiana, where homeowners enjoy a convenient location with small town elegance. Expert REALTORS®,  Shelton Floyd and Glenna Nesbitt can tell you all about the distinctive characteristics Benton provides. The town houses well-performing schools and a sturdy middle class. Consistent economic growth is evident by newly constructed banks, convenience stores and real estate properties. Homeowners adore the many recreational activities the town presents as well. 
Cypress Black Bayou Park and Recreation Area gives visitors the opportunity to enjoy the open-air while engaging in fun, family-oriented events. Go boating along Cypress Lake and take a swim before you’re done. Carry a picnic basket for lunch or just go all out with a full blown camping excursion. Heritage Village transports visitors into the past with lessons on how the townsfolk lived at the turn of the 20th century and is perfect for school or organization tours.


Year round festivals culminate in December with the arrival of the Benton Christmas on the Square Festival and Parade. There’s plenty to choose from: a 5k run and health walk, a children’s area and face painting for the kids, photos with Santa and Mrs. Clause among other activities. Oh, and you have to take a bite of the food and listen to the tunes that are unique to Northwestern Louisiana! That’s the best part! 


Real Estate Properties in the area are idyllically located just 20 minutes north of Shreveport-Bossier,
 a lively metropolitan area providing countless resources and entertainment prospects for Benton’s residents. Take in a round of golf at The Practice Tree or test your bowling skills at Holiday Lanes. Grab and go at The Outlets Red River or try your luck at one of its six riverboat casinos. The possibilities are endless! And when it’s all said and done, the quaint atmosphere of your new Benton residence is just a hop, skip and a jump away. 

Homeowners agree that Benton, Louisiana is the perfect place for potential buyers who are seeking a comfortable place to call home. Although the town has been in existence for over 200 years, it embodies the perfect blend of old-fashioned traditions and modern stylishness. But the most endearing aspect of this place is that it’s the hearts of the people who live here run as deeply as its historical roots. So don’t hesitate to have REALTORS® Shelton Floyd and Glenna Nesbitt show you around and introduce you to the great homes for sale in this charmingly serene town. It’s just that easy! 

Contact Shelton Floyd and Glenna Nesbitt today!

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