StatisticVan BurenArkansasNational
Population23,1553,017,825328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,5075891
Median age33.737.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%42%43%
Speak English86%93%79%
Speak Spanish11%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Van Buren is 2499% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Van Buren is 11% lower than Arkansas
  • In Van Buren 85.32% of the population is White
  • In Van Buren 1.90% of the population is Black
  • In Van Buren 3.58% of the population is Asian

Compare Van Buren, AR Demographics

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      Van Buren population breakdown by race

      RaceVan BurenArkansasNational
      White85.32%77.72%73.35%
      Black1.90%15.52%12.63%
      Asian3.58%1.40%5.22%
      American Indian2.44%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race3.92%2.23%3.06%
      Other race2.85%2.28%4.75%
      In Van Buren, 14.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Van Buren age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Van Buren, AR demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).