Facts and Interesting Information

Did you know Benner Township

  • encompasses an area of 28.1 square miles, or 17,984 acres.

  • has 33.26 miles of township-owned roads

  • has 6188 residents (2010 census) living within its borders (2200 are inmates at the Rockview Correctional Institute)

  • was named for Philip Benner, an influential early iron industrialist and one of the founders of Bellefonte