Van Buren Information

Van Buren Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Van Buren, AR

General Van Buren Information

State: Arkansas

County: Crawford County

Close cities: Central City, AR, Barling, AR, Rudy, AR, Kibler, AR, Fort Smith, AR, Greenwood, AR, Alma, AR, Cedarville, AR, Uniontown, AR

Van Buren Population (census data)
Total 22,001 (+13.7% since 2000)
Male 10,539 (47.9%)
Female 11,462 (52.1%)

Population Density: 1,461 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.5 (US Avg is 100)

Van Buren Elevation: 414 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1845

Land Area: 15.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $38,049

Zip Codes: 72956, and 72957.

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Van Buren Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (85.1%)
  • Hispanic (6.0%)
  • American Indian (3.8%)
  • Other race (3.2%)
  • Two or more races (3.0%)
  • Black (1.6%)
  • Other Asian (1.6%)
  • Vietnamese (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (15.1%)
  • Irish (11.8%)
  • German (10.6%)
  • English (6.1%)
  • Dutch (2.2%)
  • French (2.1%)
Foriegn Born: 917 people (4.2%)
  • Latin America (64.4%)
  • Asia (35.6%)

Van Buren School Information

High Schools
Butterfield Trail Junior High School (319 N 12 Street, Van Buren, AR, 72956 - Van Buren School District District)
Coleman Junior High School (821 Pointer Trail, Van Buren, AR, 72956 - Van Buren School District District)
Van Buren High School (2001 Pointer Trail, Van Buren, AR, 72956 - Van Buren School District District)
Middle Schools
Central Middle School (913 N 24 Street, Van Buren, AR, 72956 - Van Buren School District District)
Northridge Middle School (120 Northridge Drive, Van Buren, AR, 72956 - Van Buren School District District)
Elementary Schools
City Heights Elementary School (301 Mt. Vista Avenue, Van Buren, AR, 72956 - Van Buren School District District)
J. J. Izard Elementary School (501 N 24 Street, Van Buren, AR, 72956 - Van Buren School District District)
James R. Tate Elementary School (406 Catcher Road, Van Buren, AR, 72956 - Van Buren School District District)
King Elementary School (400 N 19 Street, Van Buren, AR, 72956 - Van Buren School District District)
Parkview Elementary School (605 Parkview Street, Van Buren, AR, 72956 - Van Buren School District District)
Rena Elementary School (720 Rena Road, Van Buren, AR, 72956 - Van Buren School District District)

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