With a total area of about 21 sq. miles, Bentonville is a town and also the county seat of Benton. It is home to the world's largest retailer, "Walmart ". The town was named after T.H. Benton of Missouri state. Bentonville falls in the subtropical humid climate zone. Apart from Walmart, residents are also engaged with the education and tourism sectors in large numbers. The American Art Museum of Crystal Bridges is an important tourist attraction. Some notable residents of the town includes Jim Walton, Louis Thaden, Dan Folger among others.