Van Buren, AR
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Van Buren, Arkansas Info Snack

Population
23,600
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
18.8%
Median Home
$128,700
Median Income
$48,546
Median Rent
$713

Van Buren SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Van Buren, AR Crime Report

825
Total Crimes
3,469.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
47.89%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Van Buren
/ 100k People
Arkansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 825 3,469.4 3,285.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 124 521.5 671.9 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 10.6 6.5
Robbery 3 12.6 52.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 97 407.9 535.8 279.7
Property Crime 701 2,948.0 2,613.4 1,958.2
Burglary 228 958.8 523.1 314.2
Larceny 417 1,753.6 1,828.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 56 235.5 261.8 246.0

Van Buren, AR Cost Of Living

83
Van Buren's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Van Buren Arkansas National Average
Overall 83 85 100
Services 87 97 100
Groceries 92 92 100
Health 79 88 100
Housing 63 66 100
Transportation 93 87 100
Utilities 94 93 100

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Rankings for Van Buren in Arkansas

Map Of Van Buren, AR

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Population over time in Van Buren

Year Population % Change
2020 23,600 1.3%
2019 23,296 0.7%
2018 23,135 -0.1%
2017 23,155 0.7%
2016 22,992 0.2%
2015 22,955 0.3%
2014 22,891 0.7%
2013 22,722 1.0%
2012 22,508 1.2%
2011 22,236 -

Race / Ethnicity in Van Buren

White
75.6% (17,839)
African American
2.3% (551)
American Indian
1.1% (259)
Asian
3.6% (856)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (119)
Two Or More
3.6% (842)
Hispanic
13.3% (3,134)
Race Van Buren AR USA
White 75.6% 71.6% 60.1%
African American 2.3% 15.1% 12.2%
American Indian 1.1% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 3.6% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.6% 3.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 13.3% 7.6% 18.2%

Gender in Van Buren

Female
51.9% (12,257)
Male
48.1% (11,343)
Gender Van Buren AR USA
Female 51.9% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.1% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Van Buren for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (944)
9-12th Grade
12.0% (2,832)
High School / GED
32.0% (7,552)
Some College
22.0% (5,192)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (2,124)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (3,540)
Master's Degree
4.0% (944)
Professional Degree
1.0% (236)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (236)
Education Van Buren AR USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 12.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Van Buren, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
7.5% (177,967)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.5% (106,780)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.8% (301,512)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.4% (293,516)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (337,879)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (430,474)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.2% (334,010)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.9% (280,362)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (66,286)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (31,208)
Income Van Buren AR USA
Less than $10,000 7.5% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.5% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.8% 11.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.4% 11.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 14.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.2% 11.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.9% 11.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 4.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 4.0% 8.3%

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