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Van Buren, Arkansas
Welcome to Van Buren ...
The location of Van Buren has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Van Buren has a population of 23,509 people<2> (see below for details).
Van Buren is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Van Buren lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Van Buren is within the (479) area code.
The ZIP codes for Van Buren: 72956-72957<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Van Buren had a population of 22,791 people (which is 36.79% of the total population of Crawford County). This makes Van Buren the county's most populous community.
The population of Van Buren represents 0.78% of the population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 22nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 22,791 people, the population of Van Buren increased 20.04% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 18,986 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Van Buren had an population of 23,509 people. This is an increase of 3.15% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.82% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Van Buren.
Communities near Van Buren ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Van Buren.
Communities Also Named Van Buren ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 20 communities that are also named Van Buren - they are located in Georgia, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri (2), New York (2), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Van Buren.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Van Buren:
Websites for Van Buren ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Van Buren ...
Looking for more information about Van Buren? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Van Buren, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Van Buren.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Crawford County: www.crawford-county.org/
The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019