Benton Harbor is a small city located in the County of Berrien. It is located to the west and northwest of Kalamazoo and South Bend of Indiana state. A major part of this city is located within the area of MMSA. St. Joseph river flows beside the town.
Benton Harbor has a total area of about 12 sq. kms. and is located at an elevated height of about 590 ft. above the ground level. There are about two educational institutes in the town. The Whirlpool Corp. has its corporate headquarters at the nearby Charter township of Benton. There are a number of community organisations in the town and some of the other sectors also provides substantial employment oppurtunities to the locals. Some of these are tourism, transportation, shipping and the local media industry.