Van Buren, Indiana Population 2020

802

Van Buren is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 802, it is the 341st largest city in Indiana and the 11275th largest city in the United States. Van Buren is currently declining at a rate of -0.74% annually and its population has decreased by -7.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 864 in 2010. Van Buren reached it's highest population of 864 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Van Buren has a population density of 1,374 people per square mile.

The average household income in Van Buren is $50,170 with a poverty rate of 22.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $821 per month, and the median house value is $61,000. The median age in Van Buren is 39.7 years, 37.3 years for males, and 41.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 90.6 males.

Van Buren Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Van Buren was:

  • White: 98.99%
  • Two or more races: 1.01%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Van Buren, Indiana is 802, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 814.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 864.

Van Buren, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White87998.99%
Two or More Races91.01%

Van Buren Population Pyramid 2020

Van Buren Median Age

39.7


Total

37.3


Male

41.6


Female

Van Buren Adults

There are 692 adults, (160 of whom are seniors) in Van Buren.

Van Buren Age Dependency

66.9

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Van Buren Sex Ratio

Female

466

52.48%

Male

422

47.52%

Van Buren Households and Families

Van Buren Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Van Buren Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married83.9%16.1%
All74.6%25.4%
Non Family66.9%33.1%
Female57.6%42.4%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3622.4574.6
Married1553.0583.9
Non Family1271.3866.9
Female593.1457.6
Male212.67100

2.89

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

8.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Van Buren Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20.31%
9th to 12th Grade548.50%
High School Graduate32150.55%
Some College10316.22%
Associates Degree7912.44%
Bachelors Degree528.19%
Graduate Degree243.78%

Van Buren Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White62857576
Multiple Races74

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 91.56%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 12.10%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,991$32,750$21,786
Less Than High School$21,250$$15,625
High School Grad$25,833$31,750$18,750
Some College$24,583$29,167$18,500
Bachelors Degree$45,156$$45,469
Graduate Degree$46,406$45,417$47,000

$27,991

Average Earnings

$32,750

Average Male

$21,786

Average Female

Van Buren Language

Van Buren Language by Age

Van Buren Language

99.76% of Van Buren residents speak only English, while 0.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.24% of the population.

Van Buren Poverty

Van Buren Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White87919822.53%
Multiple9222.22%

22.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.77%

Male Poverty Rate

26.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Van Buren

The race most likely to be in poverty in Van Buren is White, with 22.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Van Buren is Multiple, with 22.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.21%
High School23.05%
Some College13.74%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed22.22%
Female Employed13.16%
Male Unemployed11.11%
Male Employed2.99%

Van Buren Income

Van Buren Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,313$50,170
Families$49,821$54,245
Married Families$60,625-
Non Families$35,179$40,848

Van Buren Marital Status

Van Buren Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Van Buren Married by Age and Sex

Van Buren Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Van Buren Marital Status by Race

Van Buren Veterans

66

Number of Veterans

61

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam28
Korea10
First Gulf War9
Second Gulf War5
World War II

$Van Buren Veterans by Education

7.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Van Buren Employment Status

56.6%

Labor Force Participation

53%

Employment Rate

6.5%

Unemployment Rate

Van Buren Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

86.71%

Born in Indiana

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Van Buren residents were born in the United States, with 86.71% having been born in Indiana. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020802-6-0.74%
2019808-6-0.74%
2018814-3-0.37%
2017817-6-0.73%
2016823-10-1.20%
2015833-12-1.42%
2014845-4-0.47%
2013849-3-0.35%
2012852-5-0.58%
2011857-7-0.81%
20108640.00%